Pursue Peace with Everyone

Pursue peace with everyone, and holiness—without it no one will see the Lord.

-Hebrews 12:14

It is overwhelmingly hard to deal with difficult people. Difficult people don’t want to accept help, even when help is offered to them. Difficult people … Read more

Rely on God’s Love

And so we know and rely on the love God has for us.

-1 John 4:16 NIV

When all else fails in your moments of difficulty, turn your attention to the love God has for you. It can be hard … Read more

Grace Multiplied Even More

But where sin multiplied, grace multiplied even more so that, just as sin reigned in death, so also grace will reign through righteousness, resulting in eternal life through Jesus Christ our Lord.

-Romans 5:20b-21

We have been crucified with Christ … Read more

God’s Amazing Grace

So that in the coming ages He might display the immeasurable riches of His grace through His kindness to us in Christ Jesus.

-Ephesians 2:7

God gives good gifts. Since He is inherently good, He can only give good things. … Read more

Why We Shouldn’t Be So Hard On Ourselves

11 For as high as the heavens are above the earth,
so great is His faithful love
toward those who fear Him.
12 As far as the east is from the west,
so far has He removed
our transgressions from Read more

The Fear of the Lord Keeps Us Safe

The fear of the Lord
is the beginning of knowledge;
fools despise wisdom and discipline.

-Proverbs 1:7

What does it mean to have “the fear of the Lord?” And how is this “the beginning of knowledge?” The HCSB Study Bible … Read more

Full of Grace and Truth

Yahweh—Yahweh is a compassionate and gracious God, slow to anger and rich in faithful love and truth, maintaining faithful love to a thousand generations, forgiving wrongdoing, rebellion, and sin. But He will not leave the guilty unpunished, bringing the consequences

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We Did Absolutely Nothing to Deserve God’s Grace

But God, who is rich in mercy, because of His great love that He had for us, made us alive with the Messiah even though we were dead in trespasses. You are saved by grace!

Ephesians 2:4-5

This is one … Read more

Exceedingly Abundantly

Now to Him who is able to do exceedingly abundantly above all that we ask or think, according to the power that works in us, to Him be glory in the church by Christ Jesus to all generations, forever and Read more

Mistakes (Weekend Devotional)

But while the son was still a long way off, his father saw him and was filled with compassion. He ran, threw his arms around his neck, and kissed him.
Luke 15:20

We make mistakes every day. But do we … Read more