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Loving God With All Your Soul

 by Timothy Jerry (Matthew 22:34-40 NKJV) But when the Pharisees heard that He had silenced the Sadducees, they gathered together. {35} Then one of them, a lawyer, asked Him a question, testing Him, and saying, {36} “Teacher, which is the great commandment in the law?” {37} Jesus said to him, ‘You shall love the LORD… Read More »

Why Moral Relativism Doesn’t Work

One of the most concise definitions of moral relativism that I have found comes from the Free Dictionary, by Farlex, and reads as follows. The philosophized notion that right and wrong are not absolute values, but are personalized according to the individual and his or her circumstances or cultural orientation. It can be used positively… Read More »

Loving God With All Our Heart

 by Timothy Jerry (Deuteronomy 6:5 NKJV) You shall love the LORD your God with all your heart, with all your soul, and with all your strength. God has given us His nature through the new birth, thus empowering us to walk in His love. (Romans 5:5 NKJV)…the love of God has been poured out in… Read More »

Love, the Governing Characteristic of God’s Kingdom

 by Timothy Jerry (1 John 4:16 NKJV) And we have known and believed the love that God has for us. God is love, and he who abides in love abides in God, and God in him. The primary characteristic of God’s nature is love. All that God is, and all that He does is the… Read More »

God in the Image of Man

“In every condition of life, and in forming your opinions on every subject, let it be an established principle regulating your conduct, that nothing can be honorable which is morally wrong. Men who disregard or disbelieve revelation often err from the true standard of honor, by substituting public opinion of false maxims for divine laws.… Read More »

If This is All There Is

 by Timothy Jerry I am often a bit puzzled by those who claim to not believe in God. I guess what baffles me the most is their zeal to disprove those of us who do believe in God. I wonder why it really matters to them that much? After all, if there is no God, then… Read More »

Discovering Our Purpose

 by Timothy Jerry There is an Arabic proverb about a father giving advice to his son who is about to leave home to find his way in the world. His father said, “My son, in this world you will meet different people. The first people you will meet don’t know, and they do not know… Read More »

Covering Our Nakedness

by Timothy Jerry No amount of human philosophy or wisdom will ever lead man to understand the ways of God. The consequence of sin has been far greater than most people can ever imagine. Because of sin people are estranged from God, and therefore separated from His ways. Before Adam and Eve sinned they had… Read More »

The Foolishness of the Cross

Human pride stumbles over the simplicity of the gospel message, because childlike faith is far too lowly for the pride of man to accept. (Matthew 18:1-3 NKJV) At that time the disciples came to Jesus, saying, “Who then is greatest in the kingdom of heaven?” {2} Then Jesus called a little child to Him, set… Read More »

Foolish Things to Confound the Wise

 by Timothy Jerry (1 Corinthians 1:26-31 NLT) Remember, dear brothers and sisters, that few of you were wise in the world’s eyes, or powerful, or wealthy when God called you. Instead, God deliberately chose things the world considers foolish in order to shame those who think they are wise. And he chose those who are… Read More »