From Duty to Love


There should be no such phrase in our vocabulary as 'my Christian duty'. Obedience comes through love, not because it is your duty (John 14:15). If you do something for God, do it because you love Him. God doesn't care about whether or not you've done you're duty (Matthew 7:21-23), He cares about whether or … Continue reading From Duty to Love

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The Friction of Life


"Love is the perfect bond." Colossians 3:14, NET What causes that friction, that miserable aspect of life? What can we do to minimize that friction? Unkindness, one way or another, has a lot to be blamed for the friction in life. Think of it. When was the last time you were unkind? It was probably … Continue reading The Friction of Life

God’s Creation of the People and Animals, Day 6


"The LORD God formed the man from the soil of the ground and breathed into his nostrils the breath of life, and the man became a living being." Genesis 2:7 If God took away this day of creation, we wouldn't exist. It was the day God made us! He also made every creature that lives … Continue reading God’s Creation of the People and Animals, Day 6

God’s Creation of Rest, Day 7


"...and God rested on the seventh day...."(Genesis 2:2) This is the last day of Creation. Rest is very important. Without it, we'd die. There are 7 days in a week. That means that God spent only one week creating the world as we know it today. The only difference was that it was perfect and … Continue reading God’s Creation of Rest, Day 7

God’s Creation of the Light, Day 1


"God said, 'Let there be light.' And there was light!" (Genesis 1:3) Without light, we wouldn't be able to see anything. Anything that shines reflects or gives off light. What in your room gives off light? In my room I have a ceiling lamp and a desk lamp. They give off light (make light). The … Continue reading God’s Creation of the Light, Day 1