On at least eight occasions the gospel writers describe Jesus as being “moved with compassion.” The familiar story of Mary, Martha and Lazarus reveals His compassionate heart, and in so doing, teaches us how to be a compassionate people.
This is the theme for the 40th Annual Christian Training Series, beginning with tonight’s service. Think how great our faith is, and how great our hope is; yet, Paul states by inspiration of God that love is greater still. Why?
Today we celebrate our godly fathers. From this message in the Upper Room, we glean four timeless principles Jesus gave the apostles, principles that also provide our fathers with the proper focus for their greatest task, loving and leading their children.