Posts tagged with ‘Faith’

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10/19/16 TRUE FAITH IS COMPASSION IN ACTION

by Barry Lovett
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“…faith by itself, if it does not have works, is dead.” James 2:17. The genuineness of our faith is Christ is proven by our actions.  The apostle Paul spoke of “faith working through love” (Galatians 5:6).  We indicate what we believe not only by what we say but also by what we do.  To profess […]

8/31/16 GOD TESTS OUR FAITH SO THAT WE MAY TRUST HIS FAITHFULNESS

by Barry Lovett
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“Trust in the Lord, and do good…trust in the Lord, and wait patiently for Him.” Psalm 37:3, 7. The apostle Peter chose to trust Jesus and step out of the boat, and for a few moments he must have known the joy of walking on water with complete security.  But when he took his eyes […]

Living Life on the Cutting Edge

by Barry Lovett

“My purpose is to give them (my followers) a rich and satisfying life.”  – Jesus, John 10:10 NLT Christians can get trapped into living day to day with no real purpose or pizzazz.  Jesus said that He came that we might have life and have it more abundantly. The Christian life is to be an […]

4/7/16 COURAGE WILL FOLLOW WHEN FAITH TAKES THE LEAD

by Barry Lovett
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“The Lord, who delivered me from the paw of the lion…, He will deliver me from the hand of this Philistine.” I Samuel 17:37. The Biblical account of David and Goliath describes a seemingly insignificant person whose confidence in God was greater than any of the powerful people around him.  When David volunteered to face […]