He loved them to the end

He loved them to the end ∙ Having loved his own who were in the world, he now loved them to the very end. – John 13:1 Galatians 6:2-9  2 Share each other’s burdens, and in this way obey the law of Christ.  3 If you think you are too important to help someone, youContinue reading “He loved them to the end”

Unworthy belonging ∙

Unworthy belonging ∙ Have mercy on me, O God, according to your lovingkindness. – Psalms 51:1 Psalms 51:1-7  1 A Psalm of David, when Nathan the prophet went to him, after he had gone into Bathsheba. Have mercy on me, O God, according to your steadfast love; according to your abundant mercy blot out myContinue reading “Unworthy belonging ∙”

Genuine concern∙

Genuine concern ∙ I have no one else of kindred spirit who will genuinely be concerned for your welfare. – Philippians 2:20  Philippians 2:20-21  20 I have no one else like Timothy who genuinely cares about your welfare.  21 All the others care only for themselves and not for what matters to Jesus Christ. TheContinue reading “Genuine concern∙”

Human challenge trials ∙

Human challenge trials ∙ Greater love has no one than this, that one lay down his life for his friends. – John 15:13 Mark 10:42-45  42 So Jesus called them together and said, “You know that the rulers in this world lord it over their people, and officials flaunt their authority over those under them.”Continue reading “Human challenge trials ∙”

Overcoming evil, bias, and discrimination

Overcoming evil, bias, and discrimination Every child of God defeats this evil world, and we achieve this victory through our faith. – 1 John 5:4 1 John 2:12-17  12 I am writing to you, who are God’s children, because your sins have been forgiven through Jesus.  13 I am writing to you who are matureContinue reading “Overcoming evil, bias, and discrimination”