Matters of Faith

Scriptural Inspirations

Scriptural Inspirations

What will you do for the least among us? It could have eternal ramifications. Matthew 25:44-46 NKJV “Then they also will answer Him, saying, ‘Lord, when did we see You hungry or thirsty or a stranger or naked or sick […]

by · December 12, 2018 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: “And the Lord will Reward You”

Matters of Faith: “And the Lord will Reward You”

By Reverend J. Loren Russell 1 Kings 17:13-16 “But Elijah said to her, “Don’t be afraid! Go ahead and do just what you’ve said, but make a little bread for me first. Then use what’s left to prepare a meal […]

by · December 9, 2018 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Scriptural Inspirations

Scriptural Inspirations

In this season of giving, I just want to remind you to take care of the people that the Lord has sent to care for your spiritual well-being. Be Blessed +++ 1 Kings‬ ‭17:13-16‬ ‭NLT‬‬ “But Elijah said to her, […]

by · December 6, 2018 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: The Five Candles of Advent

Matters of Faith: The Five Candles of Advent

By Rev. J. Loren Russell “For unto us a Child is born, Unto us a Son is given; And the government will be upon His shoulder. And His name will be called Wonderful, Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of […]

by · December 2, 2018 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Scriptural Inspirations

Scriptural Inspirations

You Can Know Them by Their Deeds By Rev. J. Loren Russell During this holiday season, there will be many requests for your time, your talents, and most significantly, your treasures. In the “Sermon on the Mount,” Jesus says we […]

by · November 28, 2018 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: Accept No Substitutes

Matters of Faith: Accept No Substitutes

By Reverend J. Loren Russell, BA, MDiv. ‭‭Amos 5:24‬ ‭NKJV‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬ “But let justice run down like water, and righteousness like a mighty stream.” When Amos penned these words, it was a time of great prosperity of for Israel and Judah. […]

by · November 25, 2018 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Scriptural Inspirations

Scriptural Inspirations

On this Thanksgiving eve, here are a few scriptures of thanksgiving that I hope will encourage your heart. Psalms‬ ‭97:12‬ ‭NKJV‬‬“Rejoice in the LORD, you righteous, And give thanks at the remembrance of His holy name.” I Chronicles‬ ‭16:34‬ ‭NKJV‭‭“Oh, […]

Matters of Faith: Forever Thankful

Matters of Faith: Forever Thankful

By Reverend J. Loren Russell, BA, MDiv. ‭‭I Chronicles‬ ‭16:7-9‬ ‭NKJV‬‬ “On that day David first delivered this psalm into the hand of Asaph and his brethren, to thank the LORD: Oh, give thanks to the LORD! Call upon His […]

by · November 18, 2018 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Scriptural Inspirations

Scriptural Inspirations

Written to one man, but for everyone. Be encouraged! Isaiah‬ ‭41:10‬ ‭CEV‬‬ “Don’t be afraid. I am with you. Don’t tremble with fear. I am your God. I will make you strong, as I protect you with my arm and […]

by · November 15, 2018 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: Don’t Look Back

Matters of Faith: Don’t Look Back

They press on to the high calling of Christ Jesus, just like those who finish the race.

by · November 11, 2018 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Scriptural Inspirations

Scriptural Inspirations

We Should Be There For Each Other “Let us be concerned for one another, to help one another to show love and to do good. Let us not give up the habit of meeting together, as some are doing. Instead, […]

by · November 8, 2018 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: Be Careful of What You Ask For

Matters of Faith: Be Careful of What You Ask For

Every generation and every society must make political decisions that will impact the entire nation.

by · November 4, 2018 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Scriptural Inspiration: Love

Scriptural Inspiration: Love

Let Love Speak for Itself Romans‬ ‭12:9-21‬ ‭GNT‬‬ “Love must be completely sincere. Hate what is evil, hold on to what is good. Love one another warmly as Christians, and be eager to show respect for one another. Work hard […]

by · October 31, 2018 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: Joined at the Hip

Matters of Faith: Joined at the Hip

By Reverend J. Loren Russell, BA, MDiv. Ecclesiastes 4:9-12 NKJV 9 Two are better than one, because they have a good reward for their labor. 10 For if they fall, one will lift up his companion. But woe to him […]

by · October 28, 2018 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Scriptural Inspirations

Scriptural Inspirations

Colossians‬ ‭3:13‬ ‭NLT‬‬ “Make allowance for each other’s faults, and forgive anyone who offends you. Remember, the Lord forgave you, so you must forgive others.” ‭‭ Be Blessed! Rev. J. Loren Russell is an associate minister at both Goodwill and […]

by · October 24, 2018 · Matters of Faith, Religion