Christmas treasure from St. Petersburg

Christmas treasure from St. Petersburg I tell you the truth, until heaven and earth disappear, not even the smallest detail of God’s law will disappear until its purpose is achieved. – Matthew 5:18 2 Timothy 3:16-17  16 All Scripture is inspired by God and profitable for teaching, for reproof, for correction, for training in righteousness;Continue reading “Christmas treasure from St. Petersburg”

Considered trustworthy, appointed to serve

Considered trustworthy, appointed to serve I thank Christ Jesus our Lord, who has given me strength, that he considered me trustworthy, appointing me to his service. – 1 Timothy 1:121 Timothy 1:12-16  12 I thank Christ Jesus our Lord, who has strengthened me, because He considered me faithful, putting me into service; 13 even though IContinue reading “Considered trustworthy, appointed to serve”

What is your AQ?

What is your AQ? Even though Jesus was God’s Son, he learned obedience from the things he suffered. – Hebrews 5:8 2 Peter 1:5-8  5 Applying all diligence, in your faith supply moral excellence, and in your moral excellence, knowledge,  6 and in your knowledge, self-control, and in your self-control, perseverance, and in your perseverance,Continue reading “What is your AQ?”

There’s no place like home

There’s no place like home We are citizens of heaven, where the Lord Jesus Christ lives. And we are eagerly waiting for him to return as our Savior. – Philippians 3:20  Acts 7:6 God also told him that his descendants would live as aliens in a foreign land, where they would be oppressed as slavesContinue reading “There’s no place like home”

Diligent searching or disdainful sniffing

Diligent searching or disdainful sniffing “You also say, ‘My, how tiresome it is!’ And you disdainfully sniff at it,” says the LORD of hosts. – Malachi 1:13  Jeremiah 29:12-14   12 In those days when you pray, I will listen.  13 If you look for me wholeheartedly, you will find me.  14 I will be foundContinue reading “Diligent searching or disdainful sniffing”