Posts tagged with ‘Loving Others’

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10/6/20 LIVE CHRIST-HONORING AND SPIRIT-EMPOWERED LIVES

by Barry Lovett

“You shall not take vengeance…, but you shall love your neighbor as yourself.” Leviticus 19:18. Instead of returning injury and insult, may we live by Christ-honoring and Spirit-empowered alternatives. Leave final justice in the hands of a just God.

9/23/20 LOVING GOD IS THE KEY TO LOVING OTHERS

by Barry Lovett

“On these two commandments hang all the law and the prophets.” Matthew 22:40. Jesus tells us that the way God knows we love Him is by how we treat people.  Let’s face it – loving our neighbor can be a challenge.  But when we do it to express our love for God, we unleash a powerful motivation […]

9/18/20 A BIG PART OF LOVING IS LISTENING

by Barry Lovett

“The members should have the same care for one another.” I Corinthians 12:25. Someone needs to talk to you today.  Are you willing to listen? The person may be a child or a senior citizen.  One of the ways we can care for and serve each other is to listen.  Listening is not the job of a talented […]

8/31/20 TRUE COMPASSION IS LOVE IN ACTION

by Barry Lovett

“He was a good man, full of the Holy Spirit and of faith. And a great many people were added to the Lord.” Acts 11:24. In the book of Acts, a follower of Christ was well known for his care and concern toward others.  The Apostles called him Barnabas – “Son of Encouragement”. Barnabas demonstrated that […]

4/3/20 THE MORE YOU LOVE THE LORD, THE MORE YOU WILL LOVE OTHERS

by Barry Lovett

“Let each of you look out not only for his own interests, but also for the interests of others.” Philippians 2:4 Our natural tendency is to consider our own interests first – to look at everything from the perspective of our own needs and wants. But with Jesus’ help we can unlearn that habit. We […]