Find your hope for today. Love, learn, and live the Word with Rick Warren. Oct 3, 2014 Facebook Biblical Meditation: Get Every Ounce of Nutrition from God’s Word by Rick Warren “Keep this Book of the Law always on your lips; meditate on it day and night, so that you may be careful to do [...]
Meditation on God’s Word
Grace My Orientation
GRACE, MY ORIENTATION Orientation means, “To align or position with respect to a point or system of reference…to adjust in relation to facts and principles (e.g. a compass); knowing where you are and where you should be.” To be “grace-oriented” is to be focused on Christ Jesus, who is “full of grace and truth”. To [...]
FUNCTION AND FORM FULFILLED BY GRACE OR LEGALISM?
Everybody, once the terms are defined, agrees that the Lord’s Church has “functions” to express and to enjoy: worship, holiness, faith, grace, freedom, prayer, teaching, evangelizing, praising, caring for the poor, etc., etc. The problem comes with “forms”, that is, the way the functions are to be expressed or accomplished. By definition and by their [...]
LOVE MY MOTIVATION
There is much confusion about this thing called love. Authentic love is best defined as, “a profound involvement in the well-being of another; loving the unlovely unconditionally.” To be moved or motivated by love means “to provide with an incentive; move to action; compel.”Love, for the follower of Christ, is a must (2 Corinthians 5:14).Love is [...]
LIFE WHAT IS IT’S MEANING?
Life? What’s it all about? Who can make any sense of it? Is there an answer to life? Is there any direction for living life with any real meaning and purpose? These questions, and many others like them, are asked by every human being somewhere along the way: everyone searches for meaning, purpose, and direction. [...]