Category: Destinations

Philippians 1:27

“Only let your manner of life be worthy of the gospel of Christ, so that whether I come and see you or am absent, I may hear of you that you stand firm in one spirit, with one mind striving side by side for the faith of the gospel.” The words used here are very interesting. The RSV says, “your manner of life”, or as it is in the KJV “your conversation”. It is a word from which we get our English word “politics”, or “politician”. The Greek word is politeuma, a word that means your conduct as a citizen…

Steps of Worship

In the salvation of man’s soul there are two necessary parts: God’s part and man’s part. God’s part is extremely significant, “For by grace are ye saved through faith; and that not of yourselves: it is the gift of God” (Ephesians 2:8-9). The love which God felt for man led him to send Christ into the world to redeem man. The life and teaching of Jesus, the sacrifice on the cross, and the proclaiming of the gospel to men constitute God’s part in salvation. Though God’s part is extremely significant, man’s part is also necessary if man is to reach…

To Christ Belongs Our Love And Devotion

Our Lord paid a serious price for our redemption from sin. When we think of the extreme suffering He endured to purchase our freedom from sin’s penalty, our hearts should overflow with love for Him. When we realize that He did it all for us and not for himself, it should be easy to come to worship, to participate in ministry, to not gossip, to turn the other cheek, to put others first and to give according to how we’ve been blessed financially. There are many voices in the world calling for our attention, but the only voice that should…