Do Not Imitate Evil – 3 John 1:11

Do Not Imitate Evil – 3 John 1:11

Beloved, do not imitate what is evil, but what is good. He who does good is of God, but he who does evil has not seen God. 3 John 1:11 The short letter of 3 John to his beloved friend Gaius, in part, describes the different behavior of two leaders, Diotrephes, and...
Welded Together by Love

Welded Together by Love

Everyone who believes that Jesus is the Christ has become a child of God. 1 John 5:1 NLT This is the Good News for all people. Reading this simple sentence, written by the old apostle nearly a generation after Jesus’ death, burial, resurrection, and ascension, alive,...
Our Brother is Our Life

Our Brother is Our Life

This is the message you have heard from the beginning: We should love one another… We know what real love is because Jesus gave up his life for us. So we also ought to give up our lives for our brothers and sisters. If someone has enough money to live well and sees a...
How Great the Father’s Love

How Great the Father’s Love

See how very much our Father loves us, for he calls us his children, and that is what we are! But the people who belong to this world don’t recognize that we are God’s children because they don’t know him. Dear friends, we are already God’s children, but he has not...
Be filled with the Holy Spirit – Weatherproof 44

Be filled with the Holy Spirit – Weatherproof 44

“And now I will send the Holy Spirit, just as my Father promised. But stay here in the city until the Holy Spirit comes and fills you with power from heaven.” Luke 24:49 NLT One of the final instructions given by Jesus to His disciples was reiterated by St. Luke, both...