What kind of person…really? (Luke 6:45)

A good man produces good out of the good storeroom of his heart.  An evil man produces evil out of the evil storeroom, for his mouth speaks from the overflow of the heart.  (Luke 6:45) “I know he’s done some terrible things, but he’s really just misunderstood.” “Yeah, he cusses and yells and lies sometimes, but he’s really […]

True Christians look like Jesus

Scripture Notes on Romans 12 The Bible says that “the disciples [of Jesus] were first called ‘Christians’ at Antioch.” (Acts 11:26)  The word “Christians” means both “followers of Christ” and “those identified by Christ.”  The idea is that as people saw how these disciples lived their lives, it was evident that they belonged to Jesus […]

How Do I Know I’m Saved?

It’s a question that comes up for many of us, and an important one. The first level of knowing that a person is saved is simply the fact that they care.  If it really matters to you, to me, that’s a good sign.  Beyond that, here are some things to look for to know if […]