Life certainly has its moments. There are some good times, and there are some bad times. I guess some things never do change in the matter. Charles Dickens wrote something similar in “The Tale of Two Cities” when he said, “that it was the best of times and the was the worst of times”.
Lots of things to do to keep us busy for the Lord!
What Paul records in Romans deals with the way we should all as followers of Jesus should live, and Paul points towards, using key words, to help us to understand transformation of life and thought when it comes to ourselves and our interaction with “others”. Those key words are obligation, adoption, inheritance, sharing (charity). I could have added the word “liberty” as well, but that word has been abused so much in our American culture, I doubt most could understand biblical liberty. Paul answers the following questions:
A very busy week ahead for Fox Street Church of God!
A CARNAL Mind leads to CARNAGE! A CHRISTLIKE mind leads to LIFE!
Lots going on at Fox Street Church of God!!
While many Jesus followers love the picture of Jesus flipping over tables (he did this twice by the way, marking the beginning and the ending of his ministry) and forming a whip out of chords, driving out livestock and merchants out of the Court of the Gentiles due to the zealousness of a house dedicated to his Father, every other action was GENTLE. I want us to notice one area that Jesus was gentle where we might not react or judge the situation the same way. Would you be gentle?
Starting out another busy week with coffee at Linda Lou’s!
Conditional LoveJohn 3:18-19; 35-36, Matthew 6:14-15, Proverbs 6:16-20 and 1 John 4:16-18 Yes, God’s love is unconditional towards us! The way all of humankind has learned to love is different. Therefore, our understanding of love is broken. Because of this, God establishes conditions to recognize if it is His love in us or our own … [Read more…]
THIS WEEK’S OPPORTUNITIES SUNDAY: 9:30 a.m. — Sunday School for all ages 10:45 a.m. — Morning Worship Service MONDAY: 9:00 a.m. — Coffee at Linda Lou’s TUESDAY: 12:00 p.m. — FOCS Backpacking 1:30 p.m. — CWC Monthly Meeting in Towers Hall WEDNESDAY: 6:00 p.m. — Bible Study in the Chapel — A Gentle Answer-our “Secret … [Read more…]