June 28, 2006
Being kind to those we love isn’t always easy! Too often, we lash out with an unkind word or comment. It’s not enough to be a nice person. Kindness requires taking action.
June 27, 2006
Sometimes we express our patience with people by merely ignoring them . . . or treating them with indifference. To truly love someone, we need to be kind as well as patient.
June 26, 2006
Christians are not immune to disagreements. Being part of a church family doesn’t mean you’ll see eye to eye with everyone in the congregation.
June 23, 2006
Psalm 103:10 states that the Lord, “does not treat us as our sins deserve or repay us according to our iniquities.” That’s a relief, isn’t it? God is patient with us in spite of our sin!
June 22, 2006
Is someone in your life wearing you down? Trying your patience? Pushing the limits? Let’s talk about God’s tireless patience with us . . . and uncover ways to bear with those who rub you the wrong way.
June 21, 2006
Sure, it’s easy to be patient with someone you get along with. But it’s another story when it’s someone who rubs you the wrong way, and perhaps, fights you at every turn. Insight on this difficult dilemma.
June 20, 2006
Unfortunately, it’s not enough to be patient with someone for a moment . . . we’re to stand by them through the long haul. So how do we stick it out through thick and thin?
June 19, 2006
Children seem to have a knack for wearing us down. After a long day, our patience runs thin. And yet the Bible says we’re to exude this quality with those we love.
June 16, 2006
First Corinthians 13: 4 says, “Love is not proud.” Instead, true love builds up . . . it takes the focus away from “me” and places it onto others. A powerful discussion on love and relationships.
June 15, 2006
“Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast” . . . these biblical guidelines for love can seem far fetched. Especially when the feeling and emotions of love fade away. This biblical truth will revolutionize our relationships.