Fear

‘In God I trust and am not afraid.’ Psalm 56:4 NIV David said, ‘In God, whose word I praise – in God I trust and am not afraid. What can mere mortals do to me?’ David had faced a lot of trials, but God had repeatedly come through for Him. And he knew that God would continue to be faithful. We can face anything when we know God has promised: ‘For I am the Lord your God who takes hold of your right hand and says to you, Do not fear; I will help you’ (Isaiah 41:13 NIV). So instead of fearing the worst, we need to…

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Show God’s love (1)

‘God showed his great love…by sending Christ to die…while we were still sinners.’ Romans 5:8 NLT Human love and God’s love are different. Human love often says, ‘I’ll love you as long as you meet my expectations, agree with my politics, attend my church, or fit into my social circle.’ God’s love says, ‘I love you just as you are’. Basically, human love is often conditional while God’s love is unconditional. God didn’t wait for us to become worthy before loving us. ‘God showed his great love…by sending Christ to die…while we were still sinners.’ Jesus showed us a new standard for love.…

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