Faith & Values
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God is not man, that he should lie, or a son of man, that he should change his mind. Has he said, and will he not do it? Or has he spoken, and will he not fulfill it? (Numbers 23:19 ESV) Have you … more
“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. For God sent not his Son into the world to condemn the … more
Be completely humble and gentle; be patient, bearing with one another in love. (Ephesians 4:2 NIV) As school will begin this week for Colleton County, among other districts, the Lord led me to … more

“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. For God sent not his Son into the world to condemn the … more
This week I want to share with you all a line from Timothy S. Lane and Paul David Tripp’s book on sanctification, How People Change. They write this: “If all we needed was information about how … more
Beware of practicing your righteousness before other people in order to be seen by them, for then you will have no reward from your Father who is in heaven. (Matthew 6:1 ESV) When I look at the … more
Dated around 155 A.D., the “First Apology of Justin” was not an “apology” like we would think of an apology today. A useful way of making sense of this is by turning to the etymology of the … more

Though the words “the Lord has set apart the godly” do not appear in Psalm 4 until the third verse, it is the beginning of the relationship everyone has with God. Do you feel you have been set … more
Study to shew thyself approved unto God, a workman that needeth not to be ashamed, rightly dividing the word of truth. (II Timothy 2:15 KJV) This past Sunday, my nephew, Rev. Keith G. Stevens, the … more
“And ye shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you free.” John 8:32 The truth about self Let’s begin with you … the most interesting subject in your life Everything you … more
No, in all these things we are more than conquerors through him who loved us. For I am convinced that neither death nor life, neither angels nor demons, neither the present nor the future, nor any … more

God created the world to be inhabited (Isaiah 45:18 NASB). And from His throne, He watches over all the world as creator and caretaker. Some claim God is like a watchmaker, who created the time … more
As I was perusing Facebook one day last week, I saw a quote that one of our local morticians posted, “When the enemy can’t take you out, he’ll try to wear you out!” It really … more
At the end of chapter 6 of John’s gospel, these are the words of Jesus, “Do you take offense at this?”The “this” Jesus is referring to is his preached message (vv. … more
The Bible is an intimidating book. The size of the book and its language add to its already very intimidating nature as a religious text. So, it is no wonder many, even for those who have been … more

So, I ask you not to lose heart over what I am suffering for you, which is your glory.For this reason, I bow my knees before the Father, from whom every family in heaven and on earth is named, that … more
1 Peter 5:11To Him be glory and dominion for ever and ever. Amen. This is the heart-felt desire of every Christian…How can I as a believer, use my life, my gifts, my talents, and resources … more
But the hour is coming, and is now here, when the true worshipers will worship the Father in spirit and truth, for the Father is seeking such people to worship him. God is spirit, and those who … more
We’re back to answer our question from last week: “From where do we get our right and wrong?” Last week we raised some interesting questions and discussed some implications. So, if … more

Ephesians 5:25b“…Christ also loved the church, and gave himself for it;”1 Timothy 3:15b“…the house of God, which is the church of the living God, the pillar and ground … more
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