Articles by: J. Loren Russell

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
Matter of Faith: Just About Time

Matter of Faith: Just About Time

JUST ABOUT TIME! Rev. J. Loren Russell, B.A., MDiv. Genesis 5:27 (KJV) “And all the days of Methuselah were nine hundred sixty and nine years: and he died.” Psalms 56:4 “In God I will praise his word, in God I […]

by · August 28, 2016 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: In There With Us

Matters of Faith: In There With Us

IN THERE WITH US! Rev. J. Loren Russell, BA, MDiv. Matthew‬ ‭18:19-20‬ ‭(NKJV‬‬) “Again I say to you that if two of you agree on earth concerning anything that they ask, it will be done for them by My Father […]

by · August 21, 2016 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: Knowing The Voice of God

Matters of Faith: Knowing The Voice of God

To hear the voice of God, you’ve got to listen. To listen, you have to be silent.

by · August 14, 2016 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: The Plan of Faith

Matters of Faith: The Plan of Faith

That’s the plan! Live by faith.

by · August 7, 2016 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: Booted, Suited and Ready for the Battlefield

Matters of Faith: Booted, Suited and Ready for the Battlefield

Booted, Suited And Ready For The Battlefield! Reverend J. Loren Russell, BA, MDiv. Romans 13:11-14 11 And do this, knowing the time, that now it is high time to awake out of sleep; for now our salvation is nearer than […]

by · July 31, 2016 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: Yet There is Hope!

Matters of Faith: Yet There is Hope!

THERE IS YET HOPE! Rev. J. Loren Russell, BA, MDiv. Titus 2:1-8 (NKJV) But as for you, speak the things which are proper for sound doctrine: 2 that the older men be sober, reverent, temperate, sound in faith, in love, […]

by · July 24, 2016 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: Guilty as Charged

Matters of Faith: Guilty as Charged

She was guilty as charged, but exonerated by a gracious and loving Savior.

by · July 17, 2016 · Religion

Matters of Faith: “IT’S NOT ALWAYS CONVENIENT”

The eunuch said, “Look, there’s water. What would keep me from being baptized?’”

by · June 12, 2016 · Matters of Faith, Religion

Matters of Faith: The Devil Made Me Do It

Flip Wilson, an African-American comic, played a character named Geraldine, who coined the phrase that was widely used throughout America, “The Devil made me do it!”

by · May 29, 2016 · Matters of Faith, Religion