The Fruit Of Love … Refreshment

Thomas A’Kempis once said, “I’d rather be able to demonstrate love than know how to define it.” Jesus said, “By this shall all men know that you are My disciples, if you have love one to another.” When agape love is truly working in our lives, its effect within the...

“The Greatest Of These Is Love”

As important as faith and hope are in the believer’s life, they are dwarfed in comparison the greatest attribute given to us, which is love. The goal of every situation in our lives is to develop this God-kind of love, or agape. When the Spirit of God is overflowing...

The Power Of The Love Of God

What is greater than faith, or even hope? The love of God. It is the love of God that transforms us from the inside out. In fact, faith itself finds its expression through love. This love of God is a powerful incentive to serve the Lord. You see, we can speak in...

Intimate Abiding

When the writer to the Hebrews exhorted them to draw near to God “with a true heart in full assurance of faith” (Hebrews 10:22), he was communicating the very heart of God. How easy it is to drift away from that precious truth! Out of all the commandments,...

Good For Christ Or Good For Nothing

Born-again Christians are ambassadors of the kingdom of God.  As those sent out on a life-long mission, we represent Jesus Christ.  Our feet are to be shod “with the preparation of the gospel of peace”. Two ingredients are necessary if we aim to be...