Posts Tagged ‘love’

Jesus Commandments

Posted: 16th November 2017 by Marshall Mabry in Praise and Worship
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15 The command “Do not judge.” Matthew 7:1-5 (NLT) 1 “Do not judge others, and you will not be judged. 2 For you will be treated as you treat others. The standard you use in judging is the standard by which you will be judged. 3 “And why worry about a speck in your friend’s […]

Jesus Commandments

Posted: 21st September 2017 by Marshall Mabry in Praise and Worship
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9. The Command “Do not take revenge.” 38 “You have heard the law that says the punishment must match the injury: ‘An eye for an eye, and a tooth for a tooth.’ 39 But I say, do not resist an evil person! If someone slaps you on the right cheek, offer the other cheek also. […]

Jesus Commandments

Posted: 18th July 2017 by Marshall Mabry in Praise and Worship
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1. The Command to “Repent” “From that time Jesus began to preach, and to say, Repent: for the kingdom of heaven is at hand” (Matthew 4:17) We all must repent to be part of the Kingdom of Heaven. In our Lord’s Prayer (Matt 6:9), Jesus teaches us that our deepest prayer need is for us […]

Jesus said, “If ye love me, keep my commandments” (John 14:15). Jesus left his disciples with this final commandment. We call it the “Great Commission.”, “Therefore, go and make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and the Son and the Holy Spirit. Teach these new disciples to obey […]

God’s Loves Us Forever and Then More

Posted: 16th October 2016 by Marshall Mabry in Praise and Worship
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O’ to know the length, breadth , height, and depth of God’s love! It is infinite, not temporal. It can not be restrained by the confines of our concepts of time and space. God loves us more than the circumstances of the present and the accumulation of our limited lifetimes. God loves us eternally. He […]

God Loves a Cheerful Giver

Posted: 19th November 2013 by Marshall Mabry in Praise and Worship
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“You must each decide in your heart how much to give. And don’t give reluctantly or in response to pressure. “For God loves a person who gives cheerfully.” ~ 2 Corinthians 9:7 (NLT) We should make giving the highest priority in our life. Everyone in our lives deserve the example of a cheerful giver. Jesus […]

Mercy and Grace

Posted: 25th July 2013 by Marshall Mabry in Praise and Worship
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We have life because of God’s mercy. We have eternal life because of His grace. Lamentations 3:22-23 (NIV) 22 Because of the Lord’s great love we are not consumed, for his compassions never fail. 23 They are new every morning; great is your faithfulness. John 3:16 (NIV) For God so loved the world that he […]

Your Word is Life: God Is Love (part 3)

Posted: 24th February 2012 by Marshall Mabry in Praise and Worship
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What is your definition of love? Is it based on your feelings, your emotions, your mind, your intelligence, your flesh, and/or your strength? If God is love, are not mercy, grace, and justice part of what we know to be His amazing character? In 1 Corinthians 13, Paul defines in maturity order the attributes and […]

Grace, Love, Mercy, and Justice

Posted: 22nd November 2011 by Marshall Mabry in Praise and Worship
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Our God never changes. He is the truth! While we are in Him, His truth always guides, directs, and corrects us. He is our God of justice. He is our God of Mercy. He is our God of Grace. I have heard these 3 true characteristics of our God define this way: Justice is defined […]

Choices = Legacy

Posted: 7th November 2011 by Marshall Mabry in Praise and Worship
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Everything we do has consequences. Every choice we make impacts someone. Every word we say can lift another person’s life up or cause them to question their existence. Who has God allowed you to have influence over? Certainly your spouse, your children, and your friends. Yesterday, I witnessed a father loudly and overtly cursing at […]