Posts tagged with ‘Loving Others’

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5/2/19 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 […]

5/1/19 TO BE A CHANNEL OF BLESSING, LET CHRIST’S LOVE FLOW THROUGH YOU

by Barry Lovett

“The Word became flesh and dwelt among us.” John 1:14. Jesus was willing to humble Himself to connect with us in our weaknesses. Taking on human limitations, He did countless acts of compassion to accommodate us in our weakness.  Do you know anyone who might benefit from Jesus’ helpful, accommodating love that could flow through you […]

by Barry Lovett

“Distributing to the needs of the saints, given to hospitality.”Romans 12:13. The word hospitality means “love of strangers.” This may call us outside our comfort zone. Often overlooked and sometimes unappreciated, the ministry of hospitality is a great gift, and it brings with it the added possibility of surprising blessings along the way.  To stretch […]

11/6/18 ACTIONS SPEAK LOUDER THAN WORDS

by Barry Lovett

“My little children let us not love in word, neither in tongue, but in deed and in truth.” I John 3:18. Christian love goes beyond just expressing beautiful sentiments.  Along with cheerful smiles and encouraging words, we must extend a helping hand by our self-sacrificing service.  Actions speak louder than words.  It’s easy to lend […]

10/16/18 A STRONG BELIEVER CAN HELP A WAYWARD BELIEVER FIND HIS WAY AGAIN

by Barry Lovett

“…if a man be overtaken in a fault, …restore such a one in the spirit of meekness.” Galatians 6:1. Restoration is a marvelous process that is continually taking place throughout God’s creation.  In nature we can observe the built-in system of repairing and normalizing that which is damaged, weakened, or broken.  This can be seen […]