4/24/19 WE CAN MOVE PAST FAILURE

by Barry Lovett

“I, even I, am He who blots out your transgressions for My own sake; and I will not remember your sins.” Isaiah 43:25. Satan not only delights in the moment of our failure but also in the spiritual inactivity that sometimes snares us in our remorse.  When we’ve blown our witness, we are and should be […]

4/22/19 THE RESURRECTION DEMANDS A RESPONSE OF FAITH

by Barry Lovett

“Their words seemed to [the disciples] like idle tales, and they did not believe them.” Luke 24:11. On the first Easter morning, the women who took spices to anoint the body of Jesus found the tomb empty. When they told this to the disciples, they did not believe it.  They thought it was too good to […]

4/19/16 SIN WILL NOT AND CANNOT WIN

by Barry Lovett

“He poured out His soul unto death, and He was numbered with the transgressors, and He bore the sin of many.” Isaiah 53:12. Sooner or later we all feel the painful effects of sin. Sometimes it’s the weight of our own sin. At other times, it’s the load of someone else’s sin that weighs us down. Try […]

4/18/19 GOD IS GOOD…MAKE SURE THE PEOPLE IN YOUR LIFE KNOW IT

by Barry Lovett

“God be merciful to us and bless us and cause his face to shine upon us.”  Psalm 67:1. The psalmist prays for God to bless him so that “[the Lord’s] way may be known on earth (v.2). God’s daily blessings are proof positive that He is indeed a good God who cares for His own.  But how […]