Articles by: J. Loren Russell

Matters of Faith: Act Accordingly!

Matters of Faith: Act Accordingly!

Rev. J. Loren Russell “Only be strong and very courageous, being careful to do according to all the law that Moses my servant commanded you. Do not turn from it to the right hand or to the left, that you […]

by · December 17, 2017 · Matters of Faith, Religion

Matters of Faith: Stand Firm in Your Faith!

By Rev. J. Loren Russell “If you do not stand firm in your faith, you will not stand at all.” Isaiah 7:9 (NIV) We’ve all heard the expression, “If you don’t stand for something, you will fall for anything.” But […]

by · December 10, 2017 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: Stay Connected and Remain Alert!

Matters of Faith: Stay Connected and Remain Alert!

“Watch ye therefore, and pray always, that ye may be accounted worthy to escape all these things that shall come to pass, and to stand before the Son of man.” Luke 21:38 (NKJV) Spiritual awareness and physical alertness should be […]

by · December 3, 2017 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: Don’t Eat at Everybody’s Table!

Matters of Faith: Don’t Eat at Everybody’s Table!

By Rev. J. Loren Russell Proverbs‬ ‭23:1, 3, 6-8‬ ‭GNB‬‬ “When you sit down to eat with someone important, keep in mind who he is. Don’t be greedy for the fine food he serves; he may be trying to trick […]

by · November 25, 2017 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: Bring Them!

Matters of Faith: Bring Them!

“Then little children were brought to Him that He might put His hands on them and pray, but the disciples rebuked them. But Jesus said, “Let the little children come to Me, and do not forbid them; for of such […]

by · November 5, 2017 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: A Question of Attitude

Matters of Faith: A Question of Attitude

Luke 15:27-29 27 And he said to him, ‘Your brother has come, and because he has received him safe and sound, your father has killed the fatted calf.’ 28 “But he was angry and would not go in. Therefore his […]

by · October 29, 2017 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: It’s The Right Thing to Do

Matters of Faith: It’s The Right Thing to Do

Taking responsibility means that you are no longer making excuses for who you are or what’s going on in your life.

Matters of Faith: IS FINANCIAL LITERACY ONLY A WORLDLY PURSUIT?

Luke 16:8 (NKJV) “So the master commended the unjust steward because he had dealt shrewdly. For the sons of this world are more shrewd in their generation than the sons of light.” Financial illiteracy of scripture has been the cause […]

by · October 15, 2017 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: A Reflection of Your Father

Matters of Faith: A Reflection of Your Father

A Reflection of Your Father John‬ ‭8:39-45‬ ‭(CEB‬‬) “They replied, “Our father is Abraham.” Jesus responded, “If you were Abraham’s children, you would do Abraham’s works. Instead, you want to kill me, though I am the one who has spoken […]

by · October 8, 2017 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: It’s For Your Own Good

Matters of Faith: It’s For Your Own Good

‭‭II Timothy 3:16-17‬‬‬‬ ”All Scripture is inspired by God and is useful for teaching the truth, rebuking error, correcting faults, and giving instruction for right living, so that the person who serves God may be fully qualified and equipped to […]

by · October 1, 2017 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: Do You Really Think It’s By Chance?

Matters of Faith: Do You Really Think It’s By Chance?

Ecclesiastes‬ ‭9:11‬ ‭NLT‬‬ “I have observed something else under the sun. The fastest runner doesn’t always win the race, and the strongest warrior doesn’t always win the battle. The wise sometimes go hungry, and the skillful are not necessarily wealthy. […]

by · September 24, 2017 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: The Difference Between a Comma and a Period

Matters of Faith: The Difference Between a Comma and a Period

‭‭Romans‬ ‭8:9-11‬ ‭NKJV‬‬ “But you are not in the flesh but in the Spirit, if indeed the Spirit of God dwells in you. Now if anyone does not have the Spirit of Christ, he is not His. And if Christ […]

by · September 17, 2017 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: A New Land and a New Home!

Matters of Faith: A New Land and a New Home!

‭‭Genesis‬ ‭12:1-3‬ ‭NKJV‬‬ “Now the LORD had said to Abram: “Get out of your country, From your family And from your father’s house, To a land that I will show you. I will make you a great nation; I will […]

by · September 10, 2017 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: Now, What Do You Have to Say?

Matters of Faith: Now, What Do You Have to Say?

Proverbs 18:20-21 A man’s stomach shall be satisfied from the fruit of his mouth; From the produce of his lips he shall be filled. Death and life are in the power of the tongue, and those who love it will […]

by · September 3, 2017 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: To Move Forward, Look Back!

Matters of Faith: To Move Forward, Look Back!

By Rev. J. Loren Russell, BA, MDiv. Deuteronomy‬ ‭8:1-2‬0 (1-2) ‭NKJV‬‬ “Every commandment which I command you today you must be careful to observe, that you may live and multiply, and go in and possess the land of which the […]

by · August 27, 2017 · Uncategorized