• The Power To Change

    Posted October 11 by Everton Bascoe

    Read: Romans 12:1-8 Do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. —Romans 12:2 Educator and best-selling author Tony Wagner is a firm believer in “disruptive innovation” that changes the way the world thinks and works. In his book Creat...

  • A Plea for Love Part 2

    Posted October 10 by M D

    2. Types of Love   A. Platonic   The definition of platonic love is as follows:   (of love or friendship) intimate and affectionate but not sexual.   So, platonic love is a type of love that is intimate and affectionate but not sexual. This kind of love usually relates ...

  • A Plea For Love Part 1

    Posted October 10 by M D

    A Plea for Love   Introduction   If you look around you in this world, you will find that there is a humongous lack of love among many people. Instead of lifting each other up, we tear each other down, apart, or even asunder. Folks, these things shouldn’t happen. The Bible has a ...

  • The Lesson Of The Hula Hoop

    Posted October 10 by Everton Bascoe

    Read: Mark 6:34-44 Let us not grow weary while doing good. —Galatians 6:9 One of my favorite childhood toys is making a comeback—the hula hoop. My friend Suzi and I spent hours on the front lawn perfecting our technique and competing to see which of us could keep a hoop circling ...

  • Daily prayer (0: have a glorious day (0:

    Posted October 10 by HM Weimar

    Acts 4:12-"And there is salvation in no one else, for there is no other name under heaven given among men by which we must be saved.”Lord- we ask you in Jesus name to save us. Forgive our past, the past of our bloodlines and bring salvation, healing and blessings to our families, the people we...

  • GOD’S PERSONAL INVOLVEMENT

    Posted October 9 by anne jayasuriya

    These verses tell us that God will intervene and help us by giving us His undivided attention to our immediate needs! The psalmist encourages us to rely on our Creator for His help and know that He will help!   Regardless of what a person’s situation may be, the Creator God wants to be ...

  • A CLOSER LOOK AT AN ENCOURAGING VERSE

    Posted October 9 by anne jayasuriya

    Psalms 42 and 43.   The psalmist describes his sorrows and longings, and then tells himself three different times: “Why are you cast down, O my soul? And why are you disquieted within me? Hope in God, for I shall yet praise Him for the help of His countenance [face]” (Psalms 42:5...

  • The greatest example of agape love.

    Posted October 9 by anne jayasuriya

    In the New Testament, the Greek words that we translate ‘love’ have nuances that help us understand them a bit better.  However, God has not left us to wonder what He views as love.  He has given us the clearest example in His Son.  The greatest example of love is Jesus ...

  • Sometimes love may seem harsh.

    Posted October 9 by anne jayasuriya

    True love must sometimes act in forceful ways.  Agape love is a thinking, rational, kind of deliberate love that is motivated by what is holy and good.  There are times when this kind of love results in less than pleasant actions.  When speaking to the Corinthian church concerning a m...

  • We are to love ........

    Posted October 9 by anne jayasuriya

    We are to love (agape) our enemies The love of God transcends our anger or hatred; it allows us to forgive those whom we otherwise would be unable to forgive (cf. Romans 12:19-20).  Jesus told His disciples, “But I say to you, Love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you&r...