Matters of Faith

”IT’S NOT THE COVER, IT’S THE CONTENT!”

Some of our books have beautiful covers, but the content is raggedy. But it’s not the outside cover that will count; it’s the content…

by · June 4, 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
Matters of Faith: The Gift

Matters of Faith: The Gift

Choosing to persevere, James says, leads to the gift of eternal life. There it is! The gift that keeps on giving!

by · May 15, 2016 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters Of Faith: The Personification of An Excellent Woman

Matters Of Faith: The Personification of An Excellent Woman

“THE PERSONIFICATION OF AN EXCELLENT WOMAN”   By: Rev. J. Loren Russell, BA, MDiv.      Proverbs 31:10-31 (CEV)   10 A truly good wife is the most precious treasure     a man can find! 11 Her husband depends on her, and she […]

Matters of Faith: A Recipe For Success – Part 2

Matters of Faith: A Recipe For Success – Part 2

“A RECIPE FOR SUCCESS” (Part 2) by Rev. J. Loren Russell, BS, MDiv. Psalm 34:4-6, 15-20 4 “I sought the Lord, and He heard me, And delivered me from all my fears. 5  They looked to Him and were radiant, And […]

by · May 1, 2016 · Matters of Faith
Matters of Faith: A Recipe for Success

Matters of Faith: A Recipe for Success

A RECIPE FOR SUCCESS   by Rev. J. Loren Russell, BA, MDiv.   Psalm 34:1-22 (Vv. 1-3, 22) NKJV   I will bless the Lord at all times; His praise shall continually be in my mouth. 2 My soul shall make […]

by · April 24, 2016 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: It’s Taken By Force

Matters of Faith: It’s Taken By Force

IT’S TAKEN BY FORCE   By Rev. J. Loren Russell, BA, MDiv.       Matthew 11:12 (CEV) “From the time of John the Baptist until now, violent people have been trying to take over the kingdom of heaven by force.”   […]

by · April 17, 2016 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: FAITHLESS SERVICE

Matters of Faith: FAITHLESS SERVICE

FAITHLESS SERVICE   by Rev. J. Loren Russell, BS, MDiv    SCRIPTURE: MARK 9:17-18 And one of the multitude answered and said, Master, I have brought unto thee my son, which hath a dumb spirit; And wheresoever he taketh him, he […]

by · April 13, 2016 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: Honor Your Father and Mother

Matters of Faith: Honor Your Father and Mother

HONOR YOUR FATHER AND MOTHER   by Rev. J. Loren Russell, BA, MDiv.   Ephesians 6:2-3 (NKJV) 2 “Honor your father and mother, which is the first commandment with promise: that it may be well with you and you may live […]

by · April 3, 2016 · Matters of Faith
Matters of Faith: When They Finally Believed

Matters of Faith: When They Finally Believed

WHEN THEY FINALLY BELIEVED   by Rev. J. Loren Russell, BA, MDiv   Matthew 28:16-20: 16 Then the eleven disciples went away into Galilee, to the mountain which Jesus had appointed for them.  17 When they saw Him, they worshiped […]

by · March 27, 2016 · Faith, Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: Knowledge Is Power

Matters of Faith: Knowledge Is Power

WOULD IT BE BETTER IF YOU DIDN’T KNOW?   By Rev. J. Loren Russell, BA, MDiv   Luke 16:25-26: “Abraham answered, “My friend, remember that while you lived, you had everything good, and Lazarus had everything bad. Now he is […]

Matters of Faith: Making Old Things New

Matters of Faith: Making Old Things New

WHEN THE OLD BECOMES NEW By Rev. J. Loren Russell, BA, MDiv   Scripture Revelations 21:4 (NKJV) “And God will wipe away every tear from their eyes; there shall be no more death, nor sorrow, nor crying. There shall be […]

by · March 13, 2016 · Matters of Faith
Matters of Faith: FROM THE NATURAL TO THE SPIRITUAL

Matters of Faith: FROM THE NATURAL TO THE SPIRITUAL

FROM THE NATURAL TO THE SPIRITUAL By Rev. J. Loren Russell, BA, MDiv Scripture (John 4:3 – 14 CEV): “Jesus left Judea and started for Galilee again. 4 This time he had to go through Samaria, 5 and on his way he […]

by · March 6, 2016 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: Discontentment Is The Beginning of Change

Matters of Faith: Discontentment Is The Beginning of Change

DISCONTENTMENT: THE BEGINNING OF CHANGE By Rev. J. Loren Russell, BA, MDiv   Scripture (Joshua 7:7, 13 NLT): Then Joshua cried out, “Oh, Sovereign LORD, why did you bring us across the Jordan River if you are going to let […]

Matters of Faith: A Giant, Faith And a Few Stones

Matters of Faith: A Giant, Faith And a Few Stones

WITH FAITH AND A FEW STONES by Rev. J. Loren Russell, BA, MDiv.   1 Samuel 17:4, 50 ‬ (‭NLT)‬ “Then Goliath, a Philistine champion from Gath, came out of the Philistine ranks to face the forces of Israel. He […]