Sing with joy …

Jeremiah 31:7-14 “Sing with joy” (Jeremiah 31:7,12-13). This is to be our response to the Gospel. It’s more than a singalong. It’s “praise.” This praise continues after we leave the place of worship. “Shout” - “I am not ashamed” (Romans 1:16). “Proclaim” - Make the message known: “for the Good News” (Romans 1:1,5-6). This for …

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Will we be the new generation, ‘a new creation in Christ’?

Deuteronomy 1:1-2:37 With the exception of Caleb and Joshua, the older generation – including Moses – was not to enter the land (34-38). For the new generation, there was a challenge. There must be no more failures. One wasted generation was enough. This was the time for real commitment to the Lord. He loved them …

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God’s Kindness And God’s Strength

“God’s kindness” (2 Samuel 9:3)God has shown His kindness to us. We are to show His kindness to others.“Be strong!” (2 Samuel 10:12) - We are to be strong in the strength of the Lord.Strength and kindness - God will give us the strength to be less self-centred, and more other-centred and God-centred.