ACTION IS THE MAGIC WORD

James 1:22-25 Don’t fool yourself into thinking that you are a listener when you are anything but, letting the Word go in one ear and out the other. Act on what you hear! Those who hear and don’t act are like those who glance in the mirror, walk away, and two minutes later have no […]

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Experience

Don’t just learn, experience. Don’t just read, absorb. Don’t just change, transform. Don’t just relate, advocate. Don’t just promise, prove. Don’t just criticize, encourage. Don’t just think, ponder. Don’t just take, give. Don’t just see, feel. Don’t just dream, do. Don’t just hear, listen. Don’t just talk, act. Don’t just tell, show. Don’t just exist, […]

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If we don’t stand for something we’ll fall for anything.

John 8:32 “You will experience for yourselves the truth, and the truth will free you.” Rarely have we seen a person fail who has thoroughly followed our path. Those who do not recover are people who cannot or will not completely give themselves to this simple program, usually men and women who are constitutionally incapable […]

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#2153 Love Makes Action Useful

1 Timothy 1:5 Love comes from a pure heart. It comes from a good sense of what is right and wrong. It comes from faith that is honest and true. Love is more important than spiritual gifts. Great faith, acts of dedication, miracle working power have little or no effect in our lives without love.  […]

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#2058 Keep Moving Forward

The Bible says in Galatians 6:9 “Let us not get tired of doing what is right, for after a while we will reap a harvest of blessing if we don’t get discouraged and give up.” It is easy to do the right thing when everything appears to be working out the way we expect it to, but […]

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Look Up, and Be Alert

Colossians 3:2 If you’re serious about living this new resurrection life with Christ, act like it. Pursue the things over which Christ presides. Don’t shuffle along, eyes to the ground, absorbed with the things right in front of you. Look up, and be alert to what is going on around Christ—that’s where the action is. […]

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God’s ways are not like our ways

Psalms 118:22-25 The stone the masons discarded as flawed is now the capstone! This is God’s work. We rub our eyes–we can hardly believe it! This is the very day God acted– let’s celebrate and be festive!  Salvation now, God. Salvation now! Oh yes, God–a free and full life!

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