GET READY TO FIGHT! II Corinthians 6:1 And working together with Him, we also urge you not to receive the grace of God in vain We have been given the ministry of reconciliation so we are the ambassadors of Christ which is not to be taken lightly. We want to reconcile the lost, hurting and the broken, NOT to Sand Hollow Baptist Church, but to the only One Who can mightily and truly restore them. Don't receive the grace of God in vain. If we are just following the "list", we will never see the potential of God's promises. It is more than that. The pastor is not the only ambassador. We all are. Even when times are tough. God wants to stretch us. We can learn to be content in the storm. God ma
Many times I chose to live unto myself and sin. I paid no mind to others and thought that I would win. Until one day a mentioned Name made me stop and think. Realizing the hurt I'd caused, my heart began to sink. Knowing now I was wrong, a new decision was made. I would live for Someone Else and let my own life fade. When I confessed His Name and believed with all my might, His Word said I would be saved, my black heart turned to white. Now Jesus lives within me, I've been crucified with Him. My new life craved Him more; my old life began to dim To know God loved me so much, His own Son He would give. True love helped me have the strength to die to self and live!
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JESUS LOVES ME THIS I KNOW "Jesus loves me this I know for the Bible tells me so. Little ones to Him belong. They are weak but He is strong. Yes! Jesus loves me! Yes! Jesus loves me! Yes! Jesus loves me! The Bible tells me so!" How can one simple truth also be so profound. Jesus loves ME! I know me and there are many times that I am not very lovable. Yet Jesus LOVES me! It is almost too big to wrap my mind around at times. I have many friends and family members that love me, but to think that JESUS loves me is overwhelming. A man, a brother, my Savior, my King who chose to die for me says that He loves me. Isn't it funny that everything we are told in the Bible all stems back to s