Posts tagged with ‘Transformation’

9/13/22 IN HIS PRESENCE I AM DRAWN TO BECOME MORE LIKE HIM

by Barry Lovett

“We all,…beholding as in a mirror the glory of the Lord, are being transformed.”  II Corinthians 3:18.   It is crucial for us to spend time in God’s Word so we can become more like Christ.  His amazing ways and unsurpassed wisdom motivate and transform us.  It’s hard to be content with our lives as they […]

11/09/21 ONLY WHEN WE ARE CHANGED CAN WE BE AGENTS OF CHANGE

by Barry Lovett

“If anyone cleanses himself…, he will be a vessel for honor, sanctified and useful for the Master, prepared for every good work.”  II Timothy 2:21. We often think God wants us to change the world around us when in reality He is interested in changing us.  God often uses the most unlikely people in the most unlikely […]

3/30/20 A SHARP TONGUE CAN DULL A CHRISTIAN’S WITNESS

by Barry Lovett

“If anyone among you …does not bridle his tongue…this one’s religion is useless.” James 1:26. In the New Testament James said that even though a person may claim to be religious, if his religion doesn’t change his life it is worthless.  Specifically, if he doesn’t control his tongue, his religion is useless. God doesn’t measure us […]

2/19/20 CHRIST PRODUCES A CHANGE WITHIN THAT BREAKS THE CHAINS OF SIN

by Barry Lovett

“If anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation.” II Corinthians 5:17. Some people look at the cruelty and inhumanity in our world and conclude that there cannot be a loving God.  A better perspective, however, might be to think about how bad the world would be if God really didn’t exist.  The evil and cruelty […]