Category Archives: Keeping the Laws

I LOVE MY HUSBAND MORE THAN MY KIDS!

Yes, you read that right!  I LOVE MY HUSBAND MORE THAN MY KIDS!!  This statement only comes as a shock because we live in a culture where at special family dinners the kids have moved from sitting at the extra card table to the head of the table!  Never think that you are doing your children a favor by prioritizing them over your husband.  You’re not.  It’s out of order.  When can disorder bring harmony?  Never. First and foremost, never, ever forget that the FIRST love between a husband and his wife must be the obeying of the commandments: I John 5:3: “For this is the love of God, that we keep his commandments: and his commandments are not grievous.” You cannot love your husband, or your wife for that matter, above the commandments of the Most High. So in other words, if your husband...

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TAKE ADVANTAGE OF BEING SINGLE

Have you ever been at a party where it seemed you were surrounded only by couples and their children while you sat alone wondering when it would be your turn to find Mr. Right?  Well, stop wasting time wondering, and instead, appreciate single life as a beautiful calling, whether it be only for a brief moment or for a lifetime. The beauty in God’s church body is found in the diverse jobs He bestows upon each of us.  Each position has its own benefits and its challenges.  Our job is to simply harness our current position and live it out to the fullest in God’s ways.  As our brother Paul affirmed to us, there is definitely an advantage to being single, as you have a greater ability to stay focused on pleasing our Father and doing His work, “For I would that all men were...

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Catch Your Tongue!

“And the tongue is a fire, a world of iniquity: so is the tongue among our members, that it defileth the whole body, and setteth on fire the course of nature; and it is set on fire of hell. For every kind of beasts, and of birds, and of serpents, and of things in the sea, is tamed, and hath been tamed of mankind: But the tongue can no man tame; it is an unruly evil, full of deadly poison.” ~James 3:6-8 “Death and life are in the power of the tongue: and they that love it shall eat the fruit thereof.” ~Proverbs 18:21 DON’T underestimate the power of that little member within the mouth.  Depending on how the tongue is used, it could literally cause you harm or even worse, DEATH.  Yet, on the other hand, it can cause wonderfully positives things too.  It all...

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