Articles by: J. Loren Russell

Glorified, Sanctified, and Unified!

Rev. J. Loren Russell John 17:20-26 (NKJV) “I do not pray for these alone, but also for those who will believe in Me through their word; that they all may be one, as You, Father, are in Me, and I […]

by · February 18, 2024 · Matters of Faith, Religion

“Stay Connected!”

By: Reverend J. Loren Russell John 15:4-7 (NET) Remain in me, and I will remain in you. Just as the branch cannot bear fruit by itself, unless it remains in the vine, so neither can you unless you remain in […]

by · February 11, 2024 · Matters of Faith, Religion

Watch Your Behavior!

Rev. J. Loren Russell Romans 12:9-21 (vv. 9-13) NKJV “Let love be without hypocrisy. Abhor what is evil. Cling to what is good. Be kindly affectionate to one another with brotherly love, in honor giving preference to one another; not […]

by · February 4, 2024 · Matters of Faith, Religion

Lean on Me!

Lean On Me! Rev. J. Loren Russell John 14:1-6 (NKJV) “Let not your heart be troubled; you believe in God, believe also in Me. In My Father’s house are many mansions; if it were not so, I would have told […]

by · January 28, 2024 · Matters of Faith, Religion

You Are the Light!

Rev. J. Loren Russell Matthew 5:14-16 NKJV “You are the light of the world. A city that is set on a hill cannot be hidden. Nor do they light a lamp and put it under a basket, but on a […]

by · January 21, 2024 · Matters of Faith, Religion

“Mountaintop Experiences for Ordinary Realities!”

By: Rev. J. Loren Russell, BA, MDiv. Mark 9:2-9 (NKJV) “Now after six days Jesus took Peter, James, and John, and led them up on a high mountain apart by themselves; and He was transfigured before them. His clothes became […]

by · January 14, 2024 · Matters of Faith, Religion

“THERE BUT BY THE GRACE OF GOD!”

By: Rev. J. Loren Russell, BA, MDiv. Mark 5: 1-8 (TLB) “When they arrived at the other side of the lake, a demon-possessed man ran out from a graveyard, just as Jesus was climbing from the boat. This man lived […]

by · January 7, 2024 · Matters of Faith, Religion

New Blessings from an Old Method – Living at 100%

By: Reverend J. Loren Russell Jeremiah 29:7 NKJV‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬ “And seek the peace of the city where I have caused you to be carried away captive, and pray to the Lord for it; for in its peace you will have peace. […]

by · December 31, 2023 · Matters of Faith, Religion

The Pivotal Point in Time!

Reverend J. Loren Russell Luke 2:1-7 NKJV‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬ “And it came to pass in those days that a decree went out from Caesar Augustus that all the world should be registered. This census first took place while Quirinius was governing Syria. […]

by · December 24, 2023 · Matters of Faith, Religion

No Time For Fear!

By Reverend J. Loren Russell 2 Kings 6:15-17 ‭(NKJV) ‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬ “And when the servant of the man of God arose early and went out, there was an army, surrounding the city with horses and chariots. And his servant said to […]

by · December 17, 2023 · Matters of Faith, Religion

Divine Reciprocity

By: Reverend J. Loren Russell Luke‬ ‭6‬:‭38‬ ‭ERV‬‬ ‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬ “Give to others, and you will receive. You will be given much. It will be poured into your hands—more than you can hold. You will be given so much that it […]

by · December 10, 2023 · Matters of Faith, Religion

Transformational Circumstances!

By: Rev. J. Loren Russell Philippians1:12-14 NLT “And I want you to know, my dear brothers and sisters, that everything that has happened to me here has helped to spread the Good News. For everyone here, including the whole palace […]

by · December 3, 2023 · Matters of Faith, Religion

“Matters of Faith!”

By: Reverend J. Loren Russell Hebrews 11:1, 6 NKJV ‬‬‬‬‬‬‬ ‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬ “Now faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not see…, But without faith it is impossible to please Him, for he who comes to […]

by · November 26, 2023 · Matters of Faith, Religion

Oh, Give Thanks!

Colossians‬ ‭3‬:‭17‬ ‭NKJV, Psalm 136:1‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬ ‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬ “And whatever you do in word or deed, do all in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God the Father through Him.” “Oh, give thanks unto the Lord; for he is […]

by · November 19, 2023 · Matters of Faith, Religion

In the Still Moments!

Psalm 46:10 NKJV “Be still and know that I am God.”‬‬‬‬ My dear cousin Carolyn posted this scripture to her Facebook page with the label, “Carolyn’s Bible verse for 2024.” It got me thinking about what happens in those still […]

by · November 12, 2023 · Matters of Faith, Religion