But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, self-control; against such there is no law.Galatians 5:22-23 ESV As Christians we should bear fruit. Thankfully God has told us in His Word exactly what fruit we are to produce. But how do we do this? Jesus told us the... Continue Reading →
VOW: Speaking the Truth in Love
Verse of the Week “Instead, we will speak the truth in love, growing in every way more and more like Christ, who is the head of his body, the church.”Ephesians 4:15 NLT I just want to talk about the Bible all the time. My sister, Lisa, (who started OnScripture) and I do this most days.... Continue Reading →
VOW: Love Is …
Verse of the Week “Love is patient and kind; love does not envy or boast; it is not arrogant or rude. It does not insist on its own way; it is not irritable or resentful; it does not rejoice at wrongdoing, but rejoices with the truth. Love bears all things, believes all things, hopes all... Continue Reading →
VOW: You’d Better Believe It!
Verse of the Week For God so loved the world, that He gave His only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in Him should not perish, but have everlasting life.John 3:16 KJV This week’s verse is arguably one of the best known verses in the entire Bible. Many people who know nothing of the Bible know... Continue Reading →
VOW: Love Is a Verb
Verse of the Week: Love suffers long and is kind; love does not envy; love does not parade itself, is not puffed up; does not behave rudely, does not seek its own, is not provoked, thinks no evil.1 Corinthians 13:4-5 NKJV We have all heard that in the Greek there are several different words for... Continue Reading →
VOW: What’s Love Got to Do with It?
Verse of the Week: In this is love, not that we loved God, but that he loved us, and sent his Son as the atoning sacrifice for our sins. Beloved, if God loved us in this way, we also ought to love one another.1 John 4:10-11 HNV Since today is Valentine's Day, let’s talk about... Continue Reading →
VOW: Love – Romans 13:10
Verse of the Week Love does no wrong to a neighbor. Therefore LOVE is the fulfillment of the Law.Romans 13:10 Many times the Law/Torah is distilled down to a few key points of Torah by the prophets, Paul and even Yeshua. In this week's verse, Paul has distilled it to one: LOVE - loving your... Continue Reading →