Articles by: J. Loren Russell

Matters of Faith: The Joy That Christmas Brings!

Matters of Faith: The Joy That Christmas Brings!

‭‭‬‬‬By Rev. J. Loren Russell, BA, MDiv.​ Luke 2:8-14 KJV‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬ 8 And there were in the same country shepherds abiding in the field, keeping watch over their flock by night. 9 And, lo, the angel of the Lord came upon them, and […]

by · December 11, 2016 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: Making Preparations

Matters of Faith: Making Preparations

‭‭‬‬‬‬‭‭MAKING PREPARATIONS! By Rev. J. Loren Russell, BA, MDiv. Luke 3:4-6 (KJV)‬‬ “As is written in the book of the words of Isaiah the prophet: ‘A voice of one calling in the desert, ‘Prepare the way for the Lord, make […]

by · December 4, 2016 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: This One Thing

Matters of Faith: This One Thing

Know what you can do to advance God’s Kingdom and do just that one thing.

by · November 27, 2016 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matter of Faith: Even if You Can’t See the Results

Matter of Faith: Even if You Can’t See the Results

Even if You Can’t See the Results By Rev. J. Loren Russell, BA, MDiv. 1 Corinthians 15:58 (NKJV) Therefore, my beloved brethren, be steadfast, immovable, always abounding in the work of the Lord, knowing that your labor is not in […]

by · November 20, 2016 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: Reaping the Harvest

Matters of Faith: Reaping the Harvest

“REAPING THE HARVEST” By Rev. J. Loren Russell, BA, MDiv. John 4:34-38 (CEV) 34 Jesus said: My food is to do what God wants! He is the one who sent me, and I must finish the work that he gave […]

by · November 13, 2016 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: THE ORIGINAL INTENT

Matters of Faith: THE ORIGINAL INTENT

That is God’s original intent for us. What type of vessel will you become?

by · November 6, 2016 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: Change Your Behavior

Matters of Faith: Change Your Behavior

Change Your Behavior By Rev. J. Loren Russell, BA, MDiv.​ Ezekiel 18:21-23 But if the wicked turn away from all the sins that they have committed, keep all my regulations, and act justly and responsibly, they will surely live and […]

by · October 30, 2016 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: FOLLOW THE GOOD EXAMPLE!

Matters of Faith: FOLLOW THE GOOD EXAMPLE!

FOLLOW THE GOOD EXAMPLE! Rev. J. Loren Russell, BS, MDiv   3 John‬ ‭1:11 ‭CEV “Dear friend, don’t imitate the evil deeds of others, but follow the example of people who do kind deeds. They are God’s children, but those […]

by · October 23, 2016 · Faith, Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: A Fool And His Words

Matters of Faith: A Fool And His Words

A FOOL AND HIS WORDS! Reverend J. Loren Russell, BA, MDiv. 1 Samuel 25:25 (NIV) 25 Please pay no attention, my lord, to that wicked man Nabal. He is just like his name—his name means Fool, and folly goes with […]

by · October 16, 2016 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: Life Beyond Our Years

Matters of Faith: Life Beyond Our Years

Life Beyond Our Years By Reverend J. Loren Russell, BA, MDiv. Genesis 5:20-24 20 So all the days of Jared were nine hundred and sixty-two years; and he died. 21 Enoch lived sixty-five years, and begot Methuselah. 22 After he […]

by · October 9, 2016 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: NOT WHAT YOU KNOW, BUT THAT YOU CARE!

Matters of Faith: NOT WHAT YOU KNOW, BUT THAT YOU CARE!

NOT WHAT YOU KNOW, BUT THAT YOU CARE! By Reverend J. Loren Russell, BA, MDiv. Philippians 2:1-5 (NRSV) “1 If then there is any encouragement in Christ, any consolation from love, any sharing in the Spirit, any compassion and sympathy, […]

by · October 2, 2016 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: Persevering Faith

Matters of Faith: Persevering Faith

PERSEVERING FAITH! Reverend J. Loren Russell, BA, MDiv. Jeremiah 20:9 (NKJV) 9 Then I said, I will not make mention of him, nor speak any more in his name. But his word was in mine heart as a burning fire […]

by · September 25, 2016 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: Radical Living

Matters of Faith: Radical Living

RADICAL LIVING! by Reverend J. Loren Russell, BA, MDiv. Acts: 16:25-34 (NKJV) 25 But at midnight Paul and Silas were praying and singing hymns to God, and the prisoners were listening to them. 26 Suddenly there was a great earthquake, […]

by · September 18, 2016 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: Set Up For a Comeback

Matters of Faith: Set Up For a Comeback

SET UP FOR A COMEBACK! Reverend J. Loren Russell, BA, MDiv. 1 Corinthians 15:57-58 (NKJV) 57 But thanks be to God, who gives us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ. 58 Therefore, my beloved brethren, be steadfast, immovable, always […]

by · September 11, 2016 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: Never Forsaken

Matters of Faith: Never Forsaken

NEVER FORSAKEN! Rev. J. Loren Russell, B.A., MDiv. Philippians‬ ‭4:6‬ ‭(NKJV) “Be anxious for nothing, but in everything by prayer and supplication, with thanksgiving, let your requests be made known to God”‬‬ ‭‭ ‬‬ September 1, 2016 was the 39th […]

by · September 4, 2016 · Matters of Faith, Religion