Posts tagged with ‘Faithfulness’

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7/13/17 PRECIOUS MEMORIES OF YESTERDAY CAN STRENTHEN OUR FAITH TODAY

by Barry Lovett
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“That all the peoples of the earth may know the hand of the Lord, that it is mighty.” Joshua 4:24 When the Israelites crossed the Jordan River into the Promised Land, God told their leader, Joshua, to choose 12 men, and have each one take a stone from the middle of the river, and carry it to […]

5/10/17 DON’T BE A FICKLE FOLLOWER OF JESUS

by Barry Lovett
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“The multitudes…cried out, saying: “Hosanna to the Son of David!” Matthew 21:9 Scripture contains an example of fickleness. A great multitude in Jerusalem praised, and cheered Jesus on the Sunday He entered the city riding on a donkey. But just a few days later, some of those same people may have been in the crowd calling for […]

4/20/17 NO SERVICE FOR CHRIST GOES UNNOTICED BY HIM

by Barry Lovett
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“We have many members in one body, but all the members do not have the same function.” Romans 12:4 Servant-minded believers give preference to others because they know that God sees what others do not, and that He will reward those whose work is unseen by others. Is someone else reaping the benefit of your hard work? […]

4/10/17 CHRIST DESERVES FULL-TIME FOLLOWERS

by Barry Lovett
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“Behold, your King is coming, sitting on a donkey’s colt.” John 12:15 We are sometimes like the fickle crowds who cheered for Jesus on Palm Sunday and jeered Him on Good Friday. We love to cheer for a team that’s winning, but our interest wanes when they start losing. We love following Jesus when He is doing […]