Posts tagged with ‘Witnessing’

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6/13/19 DARE TO BE DIFFERENT FOR THE FATHER’S SAKE

by Barry Lovett

“Now then, we are ambassadors for Christ.” II Corinthians 5:20. Being an example is often about being different. But most of us don’t want to be different. We want people to like us, and the safest way to do that is to blend in. Following Christ has never been about blending in. Following Him means […]

5/28/19 STAND UP FOR JESUS

by Barry Lovett

Peter said, Man, I do not know what you are saying!” Luke 22:60. When Peter was with Jesus on the night of His arrest, he said he would die for the Master, and he meant it. But a few hours later, standing with those who despised Jesus, he denied he ever knew him.  We can take heart […]

4/3/19 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 […]

2/8/19 A WORLD IN DARKNESS NEEDS THE LIGHT OF THE GOSPEL

by Barry Lovett

“He has delivered us from the power of darkness and conveyed us into the kingdom of the Son of His love.” Colossians 1:13. Those of us who have been rescued from the domain of darkness can bring a little light from heaven to earth when we are willing to demonstrate the love of God.  Even in […]

1/31/19 WE HAVE BEEN PUT ON THIS EARTH TO BRING GLORY TO GOD

by Barry Lovett

“Therefore, whether you eat or drink, or whatever you do, do all to the glory of God.” I Corinthians 10:31. What on earth are you doing? If God were to ask you this question how would you respond?  Paul tells us that as followers of Jesus we have been put on this earth to bring glory […]