Category Archives: Loving Him

Ten Commandments: #3 – Don’t Take His Name in Vain

Continuing our discussion of the Ten Commandments, let us briefly examine the third. God is love. Love the Lord your God with all your heart, soul, mind, and strength. 1 – You shall have no other gods before Me. 2 – … Continue reading

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Love Is Better Than Knowledge

Knowledge is good.  In fact, it’s wonderful.  Love, however, is even more wonderful. It’s good that we know God, but it’s better if we love the God we know. Speaking the truth is good, but speaking the truth in love … Continue reading

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Let Not Many of You Become Christians

Becoming a Christian is not for the faint of heart.  Neither is it for those who think it is a means for bringing more material prosperity into their lives. Becoming a Christian is a quest to follow Jesus, and to … Continue reading

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From Self-Centered to God-Centered

It’s a short and simple step from being self-centered to being God-centered…but it changes everything.  Everything. Though this step is short and simple, it is not easy.  It does not have to be hard, but for many people it is. … Continue reading

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The Life Jesus Lived Was Love in Action

The law of the Lord is the life Jesus lived.  That is, the way Jesus lived is the way that His followers should live.  His life is the law by which we live, the law to which we freely and … Continue reading

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What Are You Doing with Your Freedom?

God has given us free will.  We can do what we want with our lives. We can use our lives to pursue the pleasures that this world offers, or we can use our lives to serve God and others in … Continue reading

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The Love Chapter…Embodied

1 Corinthians 13 is that chapter of the Bible that begins “Though I speak with the tongues of men and of angels, but have not love, it profits me nothing.”  It is often called “The Love Chapter,” and is one … Continue reading

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Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ

Is this statement – “Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ” – just boilerplate language to you? Let’s break it down. “Lord” means that He tells us what to do.  And what He tells us to do is love. “Savior” means … Continue reading

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Christ Died for All, That All Might Live for Him

Jesus Christ died for the human race that He might give us a new purpose for living. No longer wandering aimlessly in life, striving for money, power, and pleasure, we turn our hearts toward Him.  We imitate His life.  We … Continue reading

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