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Put God First in Your Life

“You shall have no other gods before me.” Exodus 20:3 ________________________________________               Have you ever heard anyone say, “Well, today I worshiped my idol again”? Idolatry is a severe human problem.  God used the very first of his Ten Commandments to forbid it.  But the essence of idolatry is that people are absolutely convinced that […]

God Demonstrates His Love for Us

God demonstrates his own love for us in this: While we were still sinners, Christ died for us. Romans 5:8 What’s the greatest and noblest thing you can do for someone? Save their life, right? Those who do this are called heroes! They deserve honors and thanks, attention and appreciation.  People want to meet them, […]

Honoring Our True Treasure

“Do not store up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moths and vermin destroy, and where thieves break in and steal. But store up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where moth and vermin do not destroy, and where thieves do not break in and steal.  For where your treasure is, there your heart will be […]

Christ’s Resurrection = Our Identity

Christ’s Resurrection = Our Identity Who am I?  What makes me special?  What is my purpose in life?  These are questions of self-identity.  Experts say that the formation of identity is crucial in human development.  In order to assume a meaningful role in life, people must understand themselves and their abilities, and have an attitude […]

Life in Christ

For if, by the trespass of the one man, death reigned through that one man, how much more will those who receive God’s abundant provision of grace and of the gift of righteousness reign in life through the one man, Jesus Christ! (Romans 5:17) Kids love balloons.  They’re round and light. They’re colorful and they float!  They […]

A Heart Filled With Faith

One of them, when he saw he was healed, came back, praising God in a loud voice. He threw himself at Jesus’ feet and thanked him—and he was a Samaritan. Jesus asked, “Were not all ten cleansed? Where are the other nine? Has no one returned to give praise to God except this foreigner?” Then […]

The New Creation has Come!

Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, the new creation has come: The old has gone, the new is here! 2 Corinthians 5:17 (NIV)   The word “new” has a positive ring to it – new car, new house, new clothes, new job, new friends.  “New” implies good things in the Bible as well, especially when it stands […]