One of the most reassuring promises in the Bible is James 1:5 “If any of you lacks wisdom, you should ask God, who gives generously to all without finding fault, and it will be given you.” You and I qualify for this promise. Instead of being disqualified by our faults and lack of wisdom, our limitation actually qualifies for help from a generous God. The next verses challenge us to follow the wisdom that God gives. It seems that we are prone to second guess Him, have doubts, and end up sort......
Lots of churches are friendly. But it is a higher commitment to love people. That’s the commitment. To love each other. Loving God is a higher and deeper commitment than believing in him. The Christian Calling is not a calling for safety, but a calling to love. When you are committed to be loving, you do riskier things but that’s what the calling is for. Jesus had twelve disciples and one of them was Judas. To commit to love is to take risks. Faith in God will carry you through. We do......