But the Holy Spirit produces this kind of fruit in our lives. love , joy, peace, patience,kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and self-control. Galatians 5:22 Think about the second fruit that Paul mentions, “joy.”  The Greek word means an inner gladness, a deep pleasure which comes from an inner assurance andSee More

“Praise the Lord, you angels, you mighty ones who carry out his plans, listening for each of his commands.  Yes, praise the Lord, you armies of angels who serve him and do his will! Praise the Lord, everything he has created, everything in all his kingdom. Let all that ISee More

“The Lord has made the heavens his throne; from there he rules over everything.” Psalm 103:19 “A young boy named James had a dream to be the most famous manufacturer and salesman of cheese in the world. He planned on becoming rich and famous by making and selling cheese. HeSee More

Working with Peter these past few weeks  I have not been able to get away from what Peter said: “So humble yourselves under the mighty power of God, and at the right time he will lift you up in honor. Give all your worries and cares to God, for he caresSee More

But God is so rich in mercy, and he loved us so much,  that even though we were dead because of our sins, he gave us life when he raised Christ from the dead. (It is only by God’s grace that you have been saved!) Ephesians 2: 4-5 Grace: DivineSee More

“I pray that your love will abound (overflow) more and more, and that youwill keep on growing in knowledge and understanding.” Philippians 1:9 Paul uses the word “abound” which carries with it the meaning of super-abounding or to have more than enough. Like a river that overflows its banks. KeepSee More

Ephesians 5:26 says, “Christ loved the church so He could present her to himself as a glorious church without a spot or wrinkle.“ The church is the bride of Christ and no bride wants a spot on their wedding gown, nor does she want her gown to be wrinkled. SoSee More

Sunday morning at our church we have a time when I ask for prayer requests. It is atime when we share our burdens with each other about the needs of our loved ones andother people we may or may not know. The other day, while I was reading my Bible,See More