Giving Is Good

“Since you excel in so many ways—in your faith, your gifted speakers, your knowledge, your enthusiasm, and your love from us—I want you to excel also in this gracious act of giving.” — 2 Corinthians 8:7 In Corinthians 2:8:1-12, the Apostle Paul points out the positive side of giving, the positive side of generosity. He…

A Debt Of Love

“Owe nothing to anyone—except for your obligation to love one another. If you love your neighbor, you will fulfill the requirements of God’s law. 9 For the commandments say, “You must not commit adultery. You must not murder. You must not steal. You must not covet.”These—and other such commandments—are summed up in this one commandment: “Love…

Life On Lease

“Give to everyone what you owe them: Pay your taxes and government fees to those who collect them, and give respect and honor to those who are in authority.” – Romans 13:7-8. Our current teaching series is entitled Making Change and as the name implies, it is about making changes in our lives. I believe…

The Art Of Self-Control

“The temptations in your life are no different from what others experience. And God is faithful. He will not allow the temptation to be more than you can stand. When you are tempted, he will show you a way out so that you can endure.” – 1 Corinthians 10:13. Self-control is not a new or…

Debt Changes Tomorrow

“Pay to all what is owed to them: taxes to whom taxes are owed, revenue to whom revenue is owed, respect to whom respect is owed, honor to whom honor is owed.” – Romans 13:7 It was Hebert Hoover who said, “Blessed are the young for they shall inherit the national debt.”  We sometimes forget…