Never before in history has technology and connectivity shaped the ecosystem of our world. It is the lens through which we view the world. Or, perhaps we should say, the screen through which we see the world. Things that we consider normal today were...
"Love not the world, neither the things that are in the world. If any man loves the world, the love of the Father is not in him." (1 John 2:15)  Thomas Chalmers, in his book The Expulsive Power of a New Affection says, there are two ways a person can...
You can tell the quality of someone’s love by what it does — the actions it takes. Love is an action word. It has direction. It’s never idle. So what does love do? Love pursues and love sacrifices. In 1 John 4:9-10, this exactly the kind of...
As believers, the primary task that we have been left with until Jesus returns is to make disciples. The goal is not merely to get our neighbors to go to church; our goal is to make disciples of all nations. Sometimes this means teaching a new believer how...
1 John 5:14 // And this is the confidence that we have toward him, that if we ask anything according to his will he hears us. In 1 John 5:13, we see that those who believe in Jesus can have confidence that eternal life is theirs. The next...