Posts tagged with ‘Loving Others’

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8/20/21 ONE PROOF OF OUR LOVE FOR GOD IS OUR LOVE FOR OUR NEIGHBOR

by Barry Lovett

“The love of Christ compels us.” I Corinthians 1:18-31 Jesus didn’t choose those who were wise, mighty, or noble by human standards (I Corinthians 1:26). He sought those willing to follow Him and be trained for loving service. In today’s world, the scene is much the same. God is still looking for those who will serve […]

6//7/21 A DESPAIRING WORLD NEEDS CARING CHRISTIANS

by Barry Lovett

Those who leave the paths of uprightness…rejoice in doing evil, and delight in the perversity of the wicked.  Proverbs 2:13-14 Solomon observed mankind’s propensity for evil describing those who “rejoice in doing evil…” While this may describe much of the world around us, followers of Jesus have a refreshingly different way to handle life.  Paul challenged us: […]

5/13/21 LET’S OPEN OUR HEARTS AND OUR HANDS

by Barry Lovett

5/13/21 LET’S OPEN OUR HEARTS AND OUR HANDS “If there is among you a poor man of your brethren…you shall not harden your heart nor shut your hand.”  Deuteronomy 15:7 God expects generosity from His people.  In Deuteronomy 15, Moses emphasized the reality of poverty and how the more affluent must respond to it.  Among God’s people, there […]

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.