A Time to Be Renewed CONSIDER ONE ANOTHER

Fellowship with God must never become selfish. We must also fellowship with other Christians in the local assembly. Apparently some of the wavering believers of the early church had been absenting themselves from the church fellowship, and the writer of Hebrews urged them to quit their careless ways and not...

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A Time to Be Renewed WORRY—A JOY THIEF

How many people have been robbed of peace and fulfillment because of worry! In fact, worry even has physical consequences, and, while medicine can remove the symptoms, it cannot remove the cause. Worry is an “inside job.” You can purchase “sleep” at the drugstore, but you cannot purchase “rest.” If...

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A Time to Be Renewed LOVE YOUR ENEMIES

We should not only love God’s people; we should also love our enemies. The recipients of Peter’s first letter were experiencing a certain amount of personal persecution because they were doing the will of God. Peter warned them that official persecution was just around the corner, so they had better...

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