Be Salt and Be Light

Matthew 5:13-16 (NIV)                                                                                          13 “You are the salt of the earth. But if the salt loses its saltiness, how can it be made salty again? It is no longer good for anything, except to be thrown out and trampled underfoot. 14 “You are the light of the world. A town built on a hill cannot be hidden.15 Neither doContinue reading “Be Salt and Be Light”

Love God! Love Others!

Matthew 22:36-40 (NIV) 36 “Teacher, which is the greatest commandment in the Law?” 37 Jesus replied: “‘Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind.’ 38 This is the first and greatest commandment. 39 And the second is like it: ‘Love your neighbor as yourself.’ 40 All the Law and the Prophets hang onContinue reading “Love God! Love Others!”

Who Will Roll Away the Stone?

Mark 16:1-4 NASB When the Sabbath was over, Mary Magdalene, and Mary the mother of James, and Salome, bought spices, so that they might come and anoint Him.  Very early on the first day of the week, they came to the tomb when the sun had risen.  They were saying to one another, “Who will roll away the stoneContinue reading “Who Will Roll Away the Stone?”

The Humility of Christ

Philippians 2:5-8 NIVIn your relationships with one another, have the same mindset as Christ Jesus: Who, being in very nature God, did not consider equality with God something to be used to his own advantage; rather, he made himself nothing by taking the very nature of a servant, being made in human likeness. And beingContinue reading “The Humility of Christ”

Like a Contented Child

Psalm 131:1-2 NIV 1 My heart is not proud, Lord,    my eyes are not haughty;I do not concern myself with great matters    or things too wonderful for me.2 But I have calmed and quieted myself,    I am like a weaned child with its mother;    like a weaned child I am content. When was the last time you were calm and quiet likeContinue reading “Like a Contented Child”