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Rev. J. Loren Russell

Matters of Faith: I Almost Quit

By Rev. J. Loren Russell Jeremiah 20:7-9 KJV “O Lord, thou hast deceived me, and I was deceived; thou art stronger than I, and hast prevailed: I am in derision daily, every one mocketh me. For since I spake, I […]

by · September 27, 2020 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Rev. J. Loren Russell

THE ME I NEVER KNEW

By Rev. J. Loren Russell Matthew‬ ‭16:24-27‬ ‭NKJV‬‬ “Then Jesus said to His disciples, “If anyone desires to come after Me, let him deny himself, and take up his cross, and follow Me. For whoever desires to save his life […]

by · September 20, 2020 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Rev. J. Loren Russell

Matters of Faith: Choices

By Rev. J. Loren Russell Joshua 24:15 NKJV And if it seems evil to you to serve the Lord, choose for yourselves this day whom you will serve, whether the gods which your fathers served that were on the other […]

by · September 13, 2020 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Spiritual Inspiration: 9/11 Memorial Reflection

Spiritual Inspiration: 9/11 Memorial Reflection

A word of encouragement in memory of the 911 atrocity: “He that dwelleth in the secret place of the most High shall abide under the shadow of the Almighty.” ‭‭Psalms‬ ‭91:1‬ ‭KJV‬‬

by · September 11, 2020 · Religion, Spiritual Inspiration
Rev. J. Loren Russell

Matters of Faith: Drunk with Wine or Filled with The Spirit

By Rev. J. Loren Russell “See then that you walk circumspectly, not as fools but as wise, redeeming the time, because the days are evil. Therefore, do not be unwise, but understand what the will of the Lord is. And […]

by · September 6, 2020 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Rev. J. Loren Russell

Matters of Faith: For Your Own Good

By Rev. J. Loren Russell “Now the Pharisees, who were lovers of money, also heard all these things, and they derided Him. And He said to them, “You are those who justify yourselves before men, but God knows your hearts. […]

by · August 30, 2020 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Rev. J. Loren Russell

Come Out From Among Them

By Rev. J. Loren Russell O Corinthians! We have spoken openly to you, our heart is wide open. You are not restricted by us, but you are restricted by your own affections. Now in return for the same (I speak […]

by · August 23, 2020 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Rev. J. Loren Russell

Matters of Faith: Live Like You’re Free

By Rev. J. Loren Russell What should we say? Should we keep on sinning, so that God’s wonderful kindness will show up even better? 2 No, we should not! If we are dead to sin, how can we go on […]

by · August 16, 2020 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Rev. J. Loren Russell

Matters of Faith: Managing the Gifts!

By Rev. J. Loren Russell “The end of all things is near. You must be self-controlled and alert, to be able to pray. 8 Above everything, love one another earnestly, because love covers over many sins. 9 Open your homes […]

by · August 9, 2020 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Rev. J. Loren Russell

Matters of Faith: The Fight for Your Own Well-Being

By Rev. J. Loren Russell “10 Yet these people slander whatever they do not understand, and the very things they do understand by instinct – as irrational animals do – will destroy them. 11 Woe to them! They have taken […]

by · August 2, 2020 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Rev. J. Loren Russell

Matters of Faith: A Shared Peace

By Rev. J. Loren Russell Being therefore justified by faith, we have shalom with God through our Lord Yeshua the Messiah; through whom we also have our access by faith into this grace in which we stand. We rejoice in […]

by · July 24, 2020 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Rev. J. Loren Russell

Matters of Faith: Hearing the Voice of The Lord

By Rev. J. Loren Russell “Now there was a certain disciple at Damascus named Ananias; and to him the Lord said in a vision, “Ananias. “And he said, “Here I am, Lord.”” Acts 9:10 NKJV There are many examples in […]

by · July 19, 2020 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: Do Your Part

Matters of Faith: Do Your Part

By: Rev. J. Loren Russell “And he gave some, apostles; and some, prophets; and some, evangelists; and some, pastors and teachers;” Ephesians 4:11 KJV When the church was birthed and began to grow, workers were needed to serve in various […]

by · July 14, 2020 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: As Bad as It Gets

Matters of Faith: As Bad as It Gets

By Rev. J. Loren Russell At that time, the church in Jerusalem began to be subjected to vicious harassment. Everyone except the apostles was scattered throughout the regions of Judea and Samaria. 2 Some pious men buried Stephen and deeply grieved […]

A Network of Mutuality

A Network of Mutuality

By Rev. J. Loren Russell “Now these are the words of the letter that Jeremiah the prophet sent from Jerusalem to the remainder of the elders who were carried away captive—to the priests, the prophets, and all the people whom […]

by · June 28, 2020 · Matters of Faith, Religion