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Matters of Faith: A PROPER PERSPECTIVE!

Matters of Faith: A PROPER PERSPECTIVE!

By Reverend J. Loren Russell, BA, MDiv Jeremiah 29: 11-13 AMP “11 For I know the plans and thoughts that I have for you,’ says the Lord, ‘plans for peace and well-being and not for disaster, to give you a […]

by · July 18, 2021 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: Whose Word?

Matters of Faith: Whose Word?

By Rev. J. Loren Russell 2 Peter 1:20-21 NLT ‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬ “Above all, you must realize that no prophecy in Scripture ever came from the prophet’s own understanding, or from human initiative. No, those prophets were moved by the Holy Spirit, […]

by · July 11, 2021 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: Broken Down to Be Built Up!

Matters of Faith: Broken Down to Be Built Up!

By Reverend J. Loren Russell Ecclesiastes 3:1-4 NKJV “To everything there is a season, A time for every purpose under heaven: A time to be born, And a time to die; A time to plant, And a time to pluck […]

by · July 4, 2021 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: Just As If

Matters of Faith: Just As If

By Reverend J. Loren Russell Leviticus 19:34 NKJV “The stranger who dwells among you shall be to you as one born among you, and you shall love him as yourself; for you were strangers in the land of Egypt: I […]

by · June 27, 2021 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: Liberty for All

Matters of Faith: Liberty for All

By Reverend J. Loren Russell Leviticus 25:9-10 NKJV “Then you shall cause the trumpet of the Jubilee to sound on the tenth day of the seventh month; on the Day of Atonement you shall make the trumpet to sound throughout […]

by · June 20, 2021 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: What Are You Saying?

Matters of Faith: What Are You Saying?

By Reverend J. Loren Russell Ephesians 4:29 NKJV “Let no corrupt word proceed out of your mouth, but what is good for necessary edification, that it may impart grace to the hearers.” I read somewhere that “a well-read Bible is […]

Matters of Faith: The Power of Forgiveness

Matters of Faith: The Power of Forgiveness

By Reverend J. Loren Russell Proverbs 17:9 CEV “You will keep your friends if you forgive them, but you will lose your friends if you keep talking about what they did wrong.” So much has been written about the negative […]

by · June 6, 2021 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matter of Faith: A Call to Duty

Matter of Faith: A Call to Duty

By Reverend J. Loren Russell Mark 1:16-20 “And as He walked by the Sea of Galilee, He saw Simon and Andrew his brother casting a net into the sea; for they were fishermen. Then Jesus said to them, “Follow Me, […]

by · May 30, 2021 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: The Completed Assignment at the Cross

Matters of Faith: The Completed Assignment at the Cross

By Reverend J. Loren Russell Philippians 1:6 GNT “And so I am sure that God, who began this good work in you, will carry it on until it is finished on the Day of Christ Jesus.” When Christ sacrificed His […]

by · May 23, 2021 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: Do Good and Share!

Matters of Faith: Do Good and Share!

By Reverend J. Loren Russell Hebrew 13:16 GNB “And don’t forget to do good and to share with those in need. These are the sacrifices that please God.” Doing good and sharing with those in need is always the right […]

by · May 16, 2021 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: For the Love of Mother

Matters of Faith: For the Love of Mother

By Reverend J. Loren Russell John 19:25-27 NKJV “Now there stood by the cross of Jesus His mother, and His mother’s sister, Mary the wife of Clopas, and Mary Magdalene. When Jesus therefore saw His mother, and the disciple whom […]

Matters of Faith: With the Same Measure

Matters of Faith: With the Same Measure

By Reverend J. Loren Russell Luke 6:38 NKJV “Give, and it will be given to you: good measure, pressed down, shaken together, and running over will be put into your bosom. For with the same measure that you use, it […]

Matters of Faith: When the Work Goes Undone!

Matters of Faith: When the Work Goes Undone!

By Reverend J. Loren Russell Proverbs 24: 30-34 NKJV “I went by the field of the lazy man, And by the vineyard of the man devoid of understanding ;31 And there it was, all overgrown with thorns; Its surface was […]

by · April 25, 2021 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: Love the Stranger as You Love Yourself

Matters of Faith: Love the Stranger as You Love Yourself

By Reverend J. Loren Russell Leviticus 19:32-34 NKJV “You shall rise before the gray headed and honor the presence of an old man, and fear your God: I am the Lord. And if a stranger dwells with you in your […]

by · April 18, 2021 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: Wake Up Everybody!

Matters of Faith: Wake Up Everybody!

By: Reverend J. Loren Russell Luke 15:17-19 NKJV “But when he came to himself, he said, ‘How many of my father’s hired servants have bread enough and to spare, and I perish with hunger! I will arise and go to […]

by · April 11, 2021 · Matters of Faith, Religion