Love Your Neighbor

‘You shall love your neighbor as yourself.’ ” – Matthew 19:19 Like a certain lawyer we need to ask ourselves, “Who is my neighbor?”  Jesus told him the story of a good Samaritan who helped a man lying on the road after he was robbed.  He tended to his wounds and took him to an … More Love Your Neighbor

Love Does Not Envy

Joseph’s father loved him more than all of his children because he was the son of his old age.  He made him a multicolored coat.  His brothers envied him.  Their love turned to hatred and they could not speak peaceably to him.  They plotted to kill him but Reuben, the oldest brother prevented them from … More Love Does Not Envy

Knowing the Enemy

To defeat the enemy, one has to know him first.  The Bible teaches us everything we need to know about the devil.  He exists. He is not a figment of our imagination. He was once  an angel named Lucifer.  He was an anointed covering cherub, perfect in beauty.  He had been in the Garden of Eden.  … More Knowing the Enemy

Focus on Jesus

Too many times we focus more on our differences than on our similarities.  Too many times we focus more on the different denominations and whose doctrine is in keeping with the Bible than on Christ.  One night instead of having a discussion, on who God is, what He is like, what He has done in … More Focus on Jesus

Build on the Rock

“Therefore whoever hears these sayings of Mine, and does them, I will liken him to a wise man who built his house on the rock: and the rain descended, the floods came, and the winds blew and beat on that house; and it did not fall, for it was founded on the rock. “But everyone … More Build on the Rock

I Am That I AM

A couple of years ago I watched the movie “The Tomb of Jesus”.  It was disturbing but informative.  As I watched it, I realized that it is dangerous for people who are not grounded in their faith.  The filmmakers make outrageous statements.  One example is when Jesus was on the Cross and He said, “Woman, behold your son,” They … More I Am That I AM