Jesus tells us we need to be watchful because His return is unknown His return is unpredictable His return is unexpected Matthew 24:42-44 42 “Therefore keep watch, because you do not know on what day your Lord will come. 43 But understand this: If the o...

Why God is Praise Worthy

The Psalmist gives us three reasons why god is praise worthy anytime and anywhere: Because He Condescends Because He Confounds Because He Cares Psalm 113 1 Praise the Lord. Praise the Lord, you his servants; praise the name of the Lord. 2 Let the name of ...

Persevering

James gives us two practices to help us grow spiritually: See that our problems are great opportunities to build perseverance Let perseverance grow us James 1:2-4 2 Consider it pure joy, my brothers and sisters,[a] whenever you face trials of many kinds, ...

Love as Jesus Loved

This is real Love Mark of a true Disciple John 13:34-35 34 A new commandment I give to you, that you love one another: just as I have loved you, you also are to love one another. 35 By this all people will know that you are my disciples, if you have love ...

Performing

James gives us three dangers that can happen when we don’t do what God’s word says: We can deceive ourselves We can forget our identity We can miss God’s blessing James 1:22-25 22 Do not merely listen to the word, and so deceive yourselves. Do w...