a church in montpelier, ohio

Divine Wisdom

“True wisdom consists in two things: Knowledge of God and Knowledge of Self.” –John Calvin If any of you lack wisdom, you should ask God, who gives generously to all without finding fault, and it will be given you. But when you ask, you must believe and not doubt because the one who doubts is

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Laguages without Love

Paul begins his discourse on love by stating the futility of languages without love. The Corinthians were enamored with the showy spiritual gifts, apparently to the neglect of those they deemed less spectacular (see 1 Cor. 12:12-31). One of the gifts they prized most highly was tongues, which was the Spirit-given ability to declare God’s

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Set Apart for God

“But you are a chosen race, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a people for God’s own possession, so that you may proclaim the excellencies of Him who has called you out of darkness into His marvelous light” (1 Peter2:9). Holiness involves the decreasing frequency of sin and the increasing frequency of righteousness. Christians are a

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