Posts tagged with ‘Integrity’

5/7/21 WHEN YOU SHARE THE GOSPEL, MAKE SURE YOU LIVE THE GOSPEL

by Barry Lovett

“Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good works and glorify your Father.”  Matthew 5:16 Sometimes you’ve got to “show up” before you speak up.  No one really wants to hear what we have to say about the love of Jesus until they’ve seen it in our lives.  People don’t care how much […]

2/1/21 GOD WANTS YOU TO WATER THE SEED HE’S PLATED IN YOUR HEART

by Barry Lovett

“Keep your heart with all diligence, for out of it spring the issues of life.” Proverbs 4:23. All of us have a secret garden of the heart.  How we tend it will determine what speech and behavior it produces.  Guarding what we take into our hearts and monitoring our response will determine what takes root there.  As we […]

10/2/20 OUR WORDS AND DEEDS BACK UP OUR BELIEFS

by Barry Lovett

“Whoever does not practice righteousness is not of God.” I John 3:10. John says that love for others is what proves we are genuine children of God.  We can’t continue to practice sin and claim to be followers of Christ.  Let’s always make sure our words and deeds back up our beliefs.  Following Christ has two requirements: Believing […]

4/27/20 BEFORE WE CAN SPEAK UP WE HAVE TO SHOW UP

by Barry Lovett

“You are the light of the world…” Matthew 5:14. There should be a recognizable difference between the integrity of Christians and the prevailing darkness of our world. There are those who may not want to hear about Jesus, but you can be sure they’re watching to see if He makes a difference in our lives. […]