Posts tagged with ‘Devotion’

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11/3/17 TO REAP A GOOD HARVEST IN YOUR LIFE, SOW SEEDS OF GOODNESS

by Barry Lovett
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“He who sows righteousness will have a sure reward.”  Proverbs 11:18. Like Jesus, we are to sow good seed in all places at all times. God is responsible for where it lands and how it grows.  The important thing is that we sow.  God does not want us to reap destruction, He wants us to […]

9/18/17 CHRIST’S FRIENDSHIP CALLS FOR OUR FAITHFULNESS

by Barry Lovett
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“All things that I heard from My Father have I made known to you… that you should go and bear fruit.” John 15:15-16 Although we know that Jesus is our friend, can we say that we are His friend? Do we listen to Him? Or do we only want Him to listen to us? Do […]

9/15/17 NEGLECTING THE WORD WILL FAMISH YOUR SOUL

by Barry Lovett
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“As newborn babes, desire the pure milk of the Word, that you may grow thereby.” I Peter 2:2 It might seem strange to be commanded to earnestly long for something. But we need to be reminded of our need of spiritual nourishment.  Even though we may have fed on the Word in the past, we […]

8/1/17 DRAWING CLOSE TO CHRIST PRODUCES A GROWING CHRISTLIKENESS

by Barry Lovett
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“Those who live according to the Spirit, [live according to] the things of the Spirit.” Romans 8:5 It is difficult to give up things we’ve grown accustomed to. Yet there are times when God may want us to. For instance, we may be involved in an activity that has become all encompassing, and we know it would […]