2 Corinthians 9:6 Giving By Faith

2 Corinthians 9:6 Giving By Faith

”6 But this I say: He who sows sparingly will also reap sparingly, and he who sows bountifully will also reap bountifully.” 2 Corinthians 9:6 Do you give money to beggars? I ask because I can’t find a better way to illustrate cheerful giving. Of course, helping a family out after a disaster like a house fire, […]

2 Corinthians 6:14 Dating By Faith

2 Corinthians 6:14 Dating By Faith

”14 Do not be unequally yoked together with unbelievers. For what fellowship has righteousness with lawlessness? And what communion has light with darkness?” 2 Corinthians 6:14 In His Word, God is clear about relationships: It is not good for man to be alone. But, that’s not a pass for men of God (or women) to be […]

Psalm 34:18 Breaking Up By Faith

Psalm 34:18 Breaking Up By Faith

”18 The Lord is near to those who have a broken heart,And saves such as have a contrite spirit.” Psalm 34:18 Are you involved in a relationship you know is not glorifying to God? Well, you’re not alone. At all. Loneliness is not of God. He did not create us to be alone, to live by ourselves or, to walk […]

James 1:2-4 Growth By Faith

James 1:2-4 Growth By Faith

”2 My brethren, count it all joy when you fall into various trials, 3 knowing that the testing of your faith produces patience. 4 But let patience have its perfect work, that you may be perfect and complete, lacking nothing.” James 1:2-4 Have you ever thought about becoming a better Christian? By “better,” I mean a more faithful and devout disciple […]

2 Timothy 1:7 Discipline By Faith

2 Timothy 1:7 Discipline By Faith

”7 For the Spirit God gave us does not make us timid, but gives us power, love and self-discipline.” 2 Timothy 1:7 Let’s face it, discipline sucks. For starters, the word itself makes most folks cringe a bit. When I think of discipline, I revert back to childhood and remember my father’s leather belt. I […]

Colossians 3:13 Friendship By Faith

Colossians 3:13 Friendship By Faith

”13 bearing with one another, and forgiving one another, if anyone has a complaint against another; even as Christ forgave you, so you also must do.” Colossians 3:13 Friendship is not easy. For starters, friendship involves a minimum two people. And, it’s no surprise most people are different. We all have our own needs and wants, our […]

Colossians 3:12 Kindness By Faith

Colossians 3:1 Kindness By Faith

”12 Therefore, as the elect of God, holy and beloved, put on tender mercies, kindness, humility, meekness, longsuffering;” Colossians 3:13 God loves us and He wants for us to love Him. If you really think about it, it’s really not such a weird desire, for parents to want their children to love them. I’m the father of four […]

Matthew 11:28-30 Resting By Faith

Matthew 11:28-30 Resting By Faith

”28 Come to Me, all you who labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest. 29 Take My yoke upon you and learn from Me, for I am gentle and lowly in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. 30 For My yoke is easy and My burden is light.” Matthew 11:28-30 God expects His servants to bring Him glory by completing […]

Hebrews 10:39 Driven by Faith

Hebrews 10:39 Driven By Faith

”39 But we are not of those who draw back to perdition, but of those who believe to the saving of the soul.” Hebrews 10:39 To believe is one thing. To be guided by faith, to take in the words of God and let them grow within our hearts, and then live them out in […]

Matthew 24:12-13 Enduring by Faith

Matthew 24:12-13 Enduring By Faith

”12 And because lawlessness will abound, the love of many will grow cold. 13 But he who endures to the end shall be saved. ” Matthew 24:12-13 Yes, sadly, the fire that burns within many believers eventually runs out. The love, or passion for God is often compared to a fire that burns within believers, and doubles […]