The first thing you need to do in any job you take is to work as unto the Lord. Everything follows from that.
Sacrificial love probably comes the closest, but it still doesn’t catch the whole meaning.
The Bible teaches us to use all of Scripture to understand Scripture. Part of this is reading, studying, and applying verses in context.
God didn’t appear to Noah’s wife, his sons weren’t born yet, and his grandfather Methuselah wasn’t with him. The call came exclusively to Noah.
Yet all these people were impacted by God’s call on Noah.
For the purposes of this blog I am making some assumptions. Namely, that you are a born again believer, that you either are or want to be a fundamentalist, that you want to grow.
one thing that comes across loud and clear is that the left so hate Donald Trump that they can’t have a civil conversation with someone who is pro-Trump.
Being an usher is actually a very important position. If you serve as an usher you are likely the first person a visitor sees. And that visitor forms an opinion about the church you represent. As an usher you may hand out greeting cards or take up the offering.
In other words you represent the church!
Study your Bible and your history book and you will find that both Jew and Christian have endured more persecution than any other religious faith.
The Imminent Return of Christ is not, to my knowledge, ever identified as a belief by name. However, if you read the letters of Paul and the other Apostles it is clear they looked to His return in their own lifetime.
I can think of no greater compliment than to learn that my novel has so impressed someone that he/she desires to read the Bible!