Gentleness and self-control. Against such things there is no law. - Galatians 5:23
But he was pierced for our transgressions, he was crushed for our iniquities; the punishment that brought us peace was upon him, and by his wounds we are healed. - Isaiah 53:5
But in your hearts set apart Christ as Lord. Always be prepared to give an answer to everyone who asks you to give the reason for the hope that you have. But do this with gentleness and respect. - 1 Peter 3:15 Although Christians are not immune to abuse and suffering, if we choose to set apart
All Scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting and training in righteousness. - 2 Timothy 3:16 Although the scriptures bear the mark of the writer's personality, each word remains true and serves as the world's foremost guide to morality.
But seek first his kingdom and his righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well. - Matthew 6:33 Jesus told his followers to stop worrying – God will provide for our needs. Worrying does not solve problems nor make us feel better about the future. It does nothing but empty us of strength,
Target refuses change in transgender policy – opts to install third bathroom for persons who disagree with their policy.
In June 2016, Target Corporation announced it would allow transgender employees and customers to use the bathroom of their choice. “We welcome transgender team members and guests to use the restroom or fitting room facility that corresponds with their gender identity.” In response, the American Family Association organized a boycott of Target stores, collecting over 1.4 million
Let us fix our eyes on Jesus, the author and perfecter of our faith, who for the joy set before him endured the cross, scorning its shame, and sat down at the right hand of the throne of God. - Hebrews 12:2
So Paul stayed for a year and a half, teaching them the word of God. - Acts 18:11 When Paul was met with resistance as he taught the word of God, he became disillusioned and almost gave up. God spoke to him and told him to continue teaching. Paul obeyed God's instructions and continued to spread the
I have been crucified with Christ and I no longer live, but Christ lives in me. The life I live in the body, I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave himself for me. - Galatians 2:20 When united with Christ, we share his death, burial, and resurrection. This mystical union
One night the Lord spoke to Paul in a vision: “Do not be afraid; keep on speaking, do not be silent." - Acts 18:9 Christians need not be rude or pushy nor overly outspoken. However, we must repress any fear of expressing our Christian views. We must not remain silent.