What is True Love?
The world says love is about how someone makes them feel or how they feel about someone else, but God says love is about how you behave and treat others.
Patience: Good things take time
http://www.letspleasegod.com/wp-content/uploads/patience.mp3 The first attribute of love is patience (1 Cor 13:4 NIV). Have you ever had someone rush you? It didn’t feel good, did it? It’s offensive and it can make … Read More »
What is Kindness?
Jesus felt the pain of others. He had compassion for them and helped them. We must do the same. We must care enough for other human beings to try and understand what they feel and to do something about it.
Kindness Part 1: Love is Sympathetic
God says, “Love is kind” (1 Cor 13). Kindness is: Showing sympathy concern and understanding. Unselfish concern for others welfare, compassion and generosity. When someone tells you about some awful … Read More »
Kindness Part 2
http://www.letspleasegod.com/wp-content/uploads/kindness-2-respect-differences.mp3 Kindness understands and respects the differences of other people. How do you feel about people who are different than you, perhaps in race, personality, culture, appearance, or profession? Do … Read More »
Kindness Part 3: Helping others in need
http://www.letspleasegod.com/wp-content/uploads/kindness-3-helps.mp3 A certain Samaritan, as he journeyed, came where he was: and when he saw him, he had compassion on him. (Luke 10:33) Like the good Samaritan, Jesus seen people … Read More »
A Call for Honesty in the Body of Christ
http://www.letspleasegod.com/wp-content/uploads/truth.mp3 Love rejoices in the truth and not in iniquity (1 Cor 13:6). The character of Christ is one of honesty and integrity. If we are to be conformed to … Read More »
Love Doesn’t Gossip
Continuing in the series on what proper love is, 1 Corinthians 13:7 says that Love beareth all things. “Beareth” defined in the Greek (stego G4722) means: to cover, to protect … Read More »
Can Christians Curse?
This message is about another attribute of love: hoping for the best. We will also examine history and scripture to see if Christians can curse. We will also discover what … Read More »
The Ugliness of Pride & Arrogance
Here we discuss pride, arrogance and their damaging effects on everyone. Certainly love is not proud. If we say we love one another, we must be humble.
The sin of envy: don’t hate, congratulate
The above title phrase is what is told to people who become envious or jealous about others’ successes. The envious, jealous, person is often labeled “a hater.” The hater is … Read More »
Forgiveness and Healing
We ought to forgive our brothers and sisters when they offend us. This talk is about how to forgive, overcome resentment and find healing in Jesus Christ.