1 John 1:4 We write this to make our joy complete. Here's what was written before this great verse: That which was from the beginning, which we have heard, which we have seen with our eyes, which we have looked at and our hands have touched—this we proclaim concerning the Word of life. 2 The life appeared; we have seen it and testify to it, and … [Read more...] about
To him who is able to keep you from stumbling and to present you before his glorious presence without fault and with great joy -- to the only God our savior, be glory, majesty, power and authority, through Jesus Christ our Lord, before all ages, now and forevermore Amen. Jude 24-25 I want to hit the first part of this section -- keep you from … [Read more...] about Why should I let you in?
Count it all joy, my brothers, when you meet trials of various kinds, for you know that the testing of your faith produces steadfastness James 1:3 ESV Things will come your way when you are playing basketball. Some good, some bad, and some ugly things. You know that things will happen. Go into it happy to take them on. That doesn’t mean … [Read more...] about Various Trials
looking to Jesus, the founder and perfecter of our faith, who for the joy that was set before him endured the cross, despising the shame, and is seated at the right hand of the throne of God. Hebrews 12:2 ESV This is the final encouragement. Jesus went ahead of you, he dealt with everything that had to deal with, and oh yeah took on the … [Read more...] about Encouragement 401