Thoughts on 1 John

Little Children, Young Men and Fathers How do you see or perceive yourself in the faith; a follower of Jesus Christ? It has been my observation throughout ministry to see various levels of maturity and immaturity in the body of Christ as referenced by Paul and the Hebrew writer (I Cor. 3:1-3; Heb. 5:11-14). The […]

Thoughts on 1 John

I John 2:9-10 “Anyone who claims to be in the light but hates a brother or sister is still in the darkness. 10 Anyone who loves their brother and sister lives in the light, and there is nothing in them to make them stumble. 11 But anyone who hates a brother or sister is in […]

What Does God Have in Common With Air-Conditioning?

I like daily devotionals from Greg Laurie. His 8/7/18 devotional impressed me with its simplicity and straightforwardness. It was called “A Certainty for Everyone” and talked  about death. “Everyone has to face death. It’s a certainty we all know. Ecclesiastes 3 says, “To everything there is a season, a time for every purpose under heaven: […]

Do You Revere God?

Is it acceptable to compare God with air-conditioning? Is it acceptable to use whatever it takes to get your point across when you try to persuade someone to come to the side of God? Recently we went to one of our favorite museums in Memphis, Belz Museum of Asian & Judaic Art, to celebrate our […]

Thoughts on 1 John

“Love Being Hated” 1 John 3:13 by Kendall Lowe If there is anything I wish was different about Christianity and it’s place in the world, it would be the way the world looks at us. For much of the world we are a joke. Christians are equated to snobs and judgmental old people. We are […]

Thoughts on 1 John

Why, I am Just a Human! When I think of what is involved in the devotion to the life of fellowship with God the Father and His Son Jesus Christ I realize how much I “miss the mark”. Should I feel like I am a liar, a hypocrite and not worthy of being in the […]

Thoughts on 1 John

1 John 2:1-2 “My dear children, I write this to you so that you will not sin. But if anybody does sin, we have an advocate with the Father—Jesus Christ, the Righteous One. 2 He is the atoning sacrifice for our sins, and not only for ours but also for the sins of the whole […]