Acceptance Versus Rejection

“Therefore, accept each other just as Christ has accepted you so that God will be given glory.” — Romans 15:7. We have only two choices, accept people, or reject them. When you realize this, it may change the way you treat people. Too often we try to change people in order to accept them because…

Pizza And Love

“So now I am giving you a new commandment: Love each other. Just as I have loved you, you should love each other.  Your love for one another will prove to the world that you are my disciples.” ― John 13:34-35 Out of all the responses to the question, “what can we do to show…

Make God First

“He must become greater and greater, and I must become less and less.” ― John 3:30.  It makes sense to pause and reflect occasionally on why we always seem to be putting out fires that flash up everyday in our busy lives. The question is how much can I control the urgent? Is it a…

First And Foremost

“As Jesus and the disciples continued on their way to Jerusalem, they came to a certain village where a woman named Martha welcomed him into her home. Her sister, Mary, sat at the Lord’s feet, listening to what he taught. But Martha was distracted by the big dinner she was preparing. She came to Jesus…

Yes Or No

“For all of God’s promises have been fulfilled in Christ with a resounding “Yes!” And through Christ, our “Amen” (which means “Yes”) ascends to God for his glory. ” –  2 Corinthians 1:20 “Yes” and “no” are often one of the first words that we learn when we are small children. And once we learn…