Tag Archives: Faithfulness

Two Kinds of Love

      "Jesus said unto him, Thou shalt love the Lord thy God with all thy heart, and with all thy soul, and with all thy mind. This is the first and great commandment. And the second is like unto it, Thou shalt love thy neighbor as thyself. On these two commandments hang all the law and the prophets." --Matthew 22:37-40.
"One of the puzzling questions likely to turn up sooner or later to vex the seeking Christian is how he can fulfill the Scriptural command to … Continue Reading ››

Benefits of Faith Promise Missions Giving

If the Gospel of the Lord Jesus Christ is to be given to the world, the Christian church, which is the base of the missionary enterprise, must go about its divine mission in a systematic and orderly manner. The Faith Promise Plan for Missionary Giving has worked wonders virtually everywhere it has been adopted because it is founded upon solid biblical principles. It allows us to... 1. Express our love for the Lord "to prove the sincerity of your love" (II Corinthians 8:8). 2. Evaluate our priorities: … Continue Reading ››

Ready for Christmas?

It's that time of year again. December has come and with it all the joys of the Christmas season. But what is the real meaning of Christmas? As Charlie Brown might ask, "Isn't there anyone who knows what Christmas is all about?" Suppose you were to take someone who had no knowledge whatsoever of the real meaning of Christmas and had them walk through a local mall. What might they think Christmas was all about? As they walked through the mall, … Continue Reading ››

A Faith-Full Centurion

The Lord Jesus Christ, "the author and finisher of our faith" (Hebrews 12:2), once marveled at the faith He found in a man. In fact, it's the only time in the New Testament record that we read of such a response from Jesus. On top of that, the man in question was not a disciple, a rabbi, or even a member of the Jewish nation. He was a Roman soldier - a centurion. The account is given to us in … Continue Reading ››