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

God’s Creation of the Sky, Day 2


"God said, 'Let there be an expanse in the midst of the waters and let it separate water from water.' " (Genesis 1:6) The sky is very important for us and the animals. It helps protect us from space junk and lets only the right amount of sunlight to get through to us. The sky … Continue reading God’s Creation of the Sky, Day 2