“Be anxious for nothing, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving, let your requests be made known unto God. And the peace of God which surpasses all understanding will guard your hearts and minds in Christ Jesus.”
Because of the present pandemic, we need peace more than ever. The troubles we face – physical, financial, emotional – are beyond our control. We are prone to worry. What shall we do? The Bible wants us to realize these three things. Continue reading “The Peace of God”
BUILDING A LIFE OF THANKSGIVING
TEXT: Acts 16:22-34
In spite of the crises we have recently faced both individually and as a nation we nevertheless give thanks in everything. Why? because we are the people of God. And thanksgiving is the constant characteristic of God’s people. To be thankful is what it means to be one of God’s people.
“But we your people, the sheep of your pasture, will give thanks to you for ever; from generation to generation we will recount your praise.” (Ps. 79:13)
“And let the peace of Christ rule in your hearts, to which indeed you were called in one body. And be thankful.” (Col. 3:15 ESV) Continue reading “Ikthus-Villa Angela Sermon (November 2013)”