4/3/20 THE MORE YOU LOVE THE LORD, THE MORE YOU WILL LOVE OTHERS

by Barry Lovett

“Let each of you look out not only for his own interests, but also for the interests of others.” Philippians 2:4 Our natural tendency is to consider our own interests first – to look at everything from the perspective of our own needs and wants. But with Jesus’ help we can unlearn that habit. We […]

4/2/20 WHEN WE LIE, WE SPEAK THE DEVIL’S LANGUAGE

by Barry Lovett

“Lying lips are an abomination to the Lord, but those who deal truthfully are His delight.” Proverbs 12:22. When we tell a lie, we speak the devil’s language.  The Lord Jesus said that Satan, “does not stand in the truth, because there is no truth in him.  When he speaks a lie, he speaks from his own […]

4/1/20 DOING THE RIGHT THING IS A MATTER OF TRUSTING THE RIGHT PERSON

by Barry Lovett

“…you should no longer walk as the rest of the Gentiles walk.” Ephesians 4:17. Every day we make choices about whom we are going to trust.  Do we go along with the opinions of ungodly people – described by Paul as “the rest of the Gentiles who walk in the futility of their mind”? Or do we live […]

3/31/20 THE GOD OF THE DAY IS STILL GOD IN THE NIGHT

by Barry Lovett

“The sun shall not strike you by day, nor the moon by night.” Psalm 121:6. God is with us as much in our perplexity s in our prosperity.  If we trust Him no matter what may come, He will prove to us that He is always there.  Have you suddenly been trust into the darkness of a […]

3/30/20 A SHARP TONGUE CAN DULL A CHRISTIAN’S WITNESS

by Barry Lovett

“If anyone among you …does not bridle his tongue…this one’s religion is useless.” James 1:26. In the New Testament James said that even though a person may claim to be religious, if his religion doesn’t change his life it is worthless.  Specifically, if he doesn’t control his tongue, his religion is useless. God doesn’t measure us […]