Posts tagged with ‘God’s Word’

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10/9/20 A HUMBLE HEART DOESN’T FIGHT AGAINST GOD

by Barry Lovett

“Lay aside all filthiness and overflow of wickedness, and receive with meekness the implanted Word, which is able to save your souls.” James 1:21. Meekness is an attitude toward God in which we accept His dealings with us as good, and therefore without disputing or resisting.  A humble heart doesn’t fight against God or contend with […]

8/11/20 A WELL-READ BIBLE = A WELL-FED SOUL

by Barry Lovett

“How sweet are Your words to my taste, sweeter than honey to my mouth!”. Psalm119:103. A consistent study of God’s Word is a vital part of our growth as Christians.  It’s the way we learn what God expects of us, and the way to know God Himself. A well-read Bible = a well-fed soul. 

7/15/20 THE BIBLE IS A LIVING BOOK ABOUT A LIVING PERSON

by Barry Lovett

“He expounded to them in all the Scriptures the things concerning Himself.” Luke 24:27. An explorer discovered an ancient sundial.  Recognizing its value, he restored it to its original condition and put it in a museum where it would be shielded from the elements – including the sun!  Although he valued it, he never used it.  Unfortunately, many […]

4/23/20 LIKE A COMPASS, THE BIBLE ALWAYS POINTS YOU IN THE RIGHT DIRECTION

by Barry Lovett

“Cease to do evil, learn to do good; seek justice, rebuke the oppressor.” Isaiah 1:16-17. It doesn’t take an expert to know that something is wrong when people quarrel and hurt each other with unkind words and behavior.  But it does take an expert to know how to fix the problem.  God revealed to Israel’s prophets not […]

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 […]