Lives Defined by Love – 1 Timothy 2:1-2

“First of all, then, I urge that supplications, prayers, intercessions, and thanksgivings be made for all people, for kings and all who are in high positions, that we may lead a peaceful and quiet life, godly and dignified in every way.” 1 Timothy 2:1-2 The apostle Paul has salvation in view with this statement, evidenced […]

Understanding – Proverbs 2:6

“For the LORD gives wisdom; from His mouth come knowledge and understanding.” Proverbs 2:6 Knowledge and understanding. Because our God does not just know things. He understands them. He understands it all. The ins and outs of your situation. Where you are and what you are dealing with. The thoughts and feelings you’re having, the […]

Not About Stuff – Luke 12:15

“And he said to them, ‘Take care and be on your guard against all covetousness, for one’s life does not consist in the abundance of his possessions.” Luke 12:15 Life isn’t about stuff. This is an easy statement to make, and perhaps an easy concept to grasp and verbally agree to, but how often do […]