Fruit of the Spirit

  The Bible says, “But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and self-control.  Against such things there is no law” (Galatians 5:22-23).   Luke 6:43-45 says “no good tree can bear bad fruit, nor does a bad tree bear good fruit.”  A good person brings good things […]

The Prayer of Salvation

Salvation means to be redeemed or delivered from sin and its punishment of death and set free to know, love and serve God our heavenly Father. The Bible states, “Therefore whoever confesses Me (Jesus Christ) before men, him I will also confess before My Father who is in heaven” (Matthew 10:32 NKJV). “For all have […]

Joy in the LORD’s Salvation

The Scripture says, “When He had been baptized, Jesus came up immediately from the water; and behold, the heavens were opened to Him, and He saw the Spirit of God descending like a dove and alighting upon Him.  And suddenly a voice came from heaven, saying, ‘This is My beloved Son, in whom I am […]

Giving Thanks to God

“Giving thanks always for all things to God the Father in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ…” ~ Ephesians 5:20 “In everything give thanks; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you.” ~ 1 Thessalonians 5:18 “We give thanks to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, praying […]

God is Love

The Bible declares in (1 John 4:8, 16) that “God is love.” God’s love is indescribable for it surpasses our understanding. There are numerous references to love in the Bible. Love is one of God’s attributes as set forth in Deuteronomy 7:7-8. “The LORD did not set His love on you nor choose you because […]

Joy in God’s Salvation

Salvation means to be redeemed or delivered from sin and its punishment of death and set free to know, love and serve God our heavenly Father. The Bible says, “For all have sinned, and come short of the glory of God” (Romans 3:23). God our heavenly Father is holy. Sin cannot enter His presence, for […]

God’s Peace

Without question, body, soul and spirit are linked.  The Lord our God made us that way.  He alone can give us the gift of spiritual peace to sooth a troubled mind by replacing worry with trust, fear with faith. Out of 24 hours in one day, He gives us time to rest our tried body.  […]