Summing It All Up

Grace Law

READ : Colossians 3:1-25 Living a life for Christ means involving Him in every aspect of what we do. We need to realize that whatever we do should be done in a Christlike manner. “Set your minds on things above, not on earthly things” (v. 2), writes Paul. Get rid of your earthly nature (the way we did things before we became Christians). Paul provides a valuable set of rules and instructions. Can we adhere to them? If we continue …

Be On Your Guard

Grace Law

READ : Colossians 2:1-23 Even though Paul, the author of Colossians, did not know many people in the church at Colossae, he had a great concern for them. He learned from experience what it was like to walk out of darkness into God’s light. Now his desire for these people was that they too might share that love with each other. He wanted them to enjoy God’s riches, the full understanding of God’s love. And God desires to use Paul’s …

Thanksgiving

Grace Law

READ : Psalm 118:1-4 Lord of love we thank Thee On this day of Thanksgiving For the joys of life on earth, For the preciousness of living. For Thy creation’s beauty In the day and night; Sun and moon and evening stars To shine and give us light. For all Thy gifts of nature; The flowers, grass and trees, The rolling hills and valleys, The soft and gentle breeze. Refreshing rain in summer To quench a thirsty earth; All our …

Ask and It Will be Given

Grace Law

READ : Matthew 7:7-11 For some time now I’ve been seeking answers to some strange and serious health problems that have plagued me for the last half of my life. Paul said, “We are pressed on every side by troubles, but not crushed and broken, we are perplexed because we don’t know why things happen as they do” (2 Cor. 4:8a, lb). Also, “These bodies of ours are constantly facing death” (2 Cor. 4:10a, lb). How well I know this …

God Loved the World So Much

Grace Law

READ : John 3:14-21 Most of us are familiar with the words of John 3:16, “For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life” (kjv). This verse is probably the most quoted verse in the Bible, and many can quote it from memory. It is the heart of the Bible, for it sums up all of salvation’s plan in just 25 words. God loved …