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Galatians 5:22-23 (NASB) But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, self control; against such things there is no law.
There is more to this story. While the people of Israel are God’s chosen people, God shows no favoritism. All people are to come to the Lord by faith. We may expect to see good works from those who have … Continue reading
Where love is, God is. Leo Tolstoy
Such a relief! Such a comfort! No matter what life throws at us or no matter what the evil one tries to do to us, God’s love for us, through Christ, will prevail. May we stand firm in the knowledge … Continue reading
Matthew 22:37-40 (NIV) Jesus replied: “Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind. This is the first and greatest commandment. And the second is like it: Love your neighbor … Continue reading
We may wonder [or even doubt], at times, how God can use a particular circumstance to grow us into more Christlike disciples. God knows the choices we will make and can use those choices to mold us. He has a … Continue reading
The great thing to remember is that though our feelings come and go, God’s love for us does not. C. S. Lewis