Love, Grace, Mercy

Love, grace, mercy – Here are three words we can use to describe God. Grace and mercy are two sides of love. In mercy, God withholds from us the judgment we deserve. In grace, he pours upon us the blessings we don’t deserve. Mercy  – the God of mercy, the mercy of God  “Lord, have […]

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Love Lifted Me.

“In my distress I called to the Lord, and He answered me. From deep in the realm of the dead I called for help, and You listened to my cry” (Jonah 2:2). What are we to do when the going gets tough? We’ve heard the saying, When the going gets tough, the tough get going. We wonder […]

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Keep yourselves in the love of God. He is able to keep you from falling.

Jude The wrong kind of people had come among God’s people: ‘certain men whose condemnation was written about long ago have secretly slipped in among you…godless men…’(4). Such people do not like to hear the words, ‘The Lord rebuke you’. They ‘speak abusively against’ those who speak the Word of the Lord to them (9-10). […]

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God loves us …

God loves us. He comes to us. He calls us to come to Him. The call of Samuel is a vivid example of what God can do in the lives of children. Samuel’s early response to God set in motion a whole process of events leading Samuel to become ‘a prophet of the Lord’ through […]

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