Being & Building Followers & Friends of Jesus
One of God's gracious blessings to me late in 2015 was that the Mission America Coalition leadership team entrusted me with the responsibility to coordinate & facilitate the Disciple Making…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Skip Garmo Feb 23, 2016.
“Follow God’s example . . . and walk in the way of love, just as Christ loved us. . . . Now you are light in the Lord. Live as children of light (for the fruit of the light consists in all goodness, righteousness and truth) and find out what pleases the Lord.” (Ephesians 5:1–2a, 8b–10 NIV).
With our Bibles open to 1 Corinthians 13, we began our 12-step meditation about God’s top priority for every disciple with this statement: “The most fulfilling…Continue
Posted on January 1, 2019 at 1:00am — 1 Comment
“Love . . . does not rejoice at injustice and unrighteousness, but rejoices when right and truth prevail” (1 Corinthians 13:6 AMPC).
Throughout this series on 1 Corinthians 13, we see clearly that what matters most to God in a disciple is that person’s agape love.
Verse six identifies another way in which that love shows. A disciple can be trusted to do what is right and say what is true. That is, this person has trustworthy integrity.…Continue
Posted on November 1, 2018 at 12:09pm
“Love . . . keeps no record of when it has been wronged” (1 Corinthians 13:5c NLT).
Love . . . forgives. Graciously.
As we continue meditating on what matters most to God in a disciple, let’s ponder the scope and path of forgiveness that we began previously.
God’s Word is clear about His countercultural desire for…Continue
Posted on September 30, 2018 at 8:23pm