7/12/18 FOR ME TO LIVE IS CHRIST TO DIE IS GAIN

by Barry Lovett
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“We do not look at the things which are seen, but at the things which are not seen.” II Corinthians 4:18. Those who have known the Lord for a long time or who have gone through great trials seem to have a better heavenly vision than the rest of us.  The apostle Paul had that […]

7/11/18 WE SERVE GOD BY SHARING HIS WORD WITH OTHERS

by Barry Lovett
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“We do not preach ourselves, but Christ Jesus the Lord, and ourselves your bondservants for Jesus’ sake.” II Corinthians 4:5.  The apostle Paul spread the gospel to distant regions of the world.  He extended himself as a servant to meet the needs of others.  Not all of us are called to endure hardship to spread […]

7/10/18 CREATION’S DESIGN POINTS TO THE MASTER DESIGNER

by Barry Lovett
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“O Lord, how manifold are Your works! In wisdom You have made them all. The earth is full of Your possessions.” Psalm 104:24. Among God’s creatures, the butterfly is one of the most stunningly beautiful!  Its gentle flight, colorful wings, and amazing migratory patterns are traits that make the butterfly a masterpiece of the natural […]

7/9/18 GODLINESS THAT WILL INFLUENCE SUCCEEDING GENERATIONS

by Barry Lovett
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“I will endeavor that you may be able, after my decease, to have these things always in remembrance.” II Peter 1:15. In the spiritual realm, we can leave an inheritance of life and light that will benefit others after our death.  The apostle Paul is a case in point. He was intent on making sure that […]