Our Hope in Jesus {Advent Devotional}

By Bill McIntyre   What I would like to do is to examine hope from three different perspectives: Hope Established Hope Maintained Hope Fulfilled TODAY LET US LOOK AT: Hope Established Let us look at this word Hope.  Dictionary definition:  ‘A feeling of expectation and desire for a certain thing to happen’.  To split the […]

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The Love of God Saves {Advent Devotional}

By Bill McIntyre Today we conclude our Advent walk through John 3:16; if you missed any of the posts, the links are at the bottom of this one! Let’s look at these next words: should not perish but have eternal life God’s goal in sending his Son from heaven to earth was not condemn you […]

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The Love of God is Accessible {Advent Devotional}

By Bill McIntyre As we continue through John 3:16. let’s take a look at these next words: that whoever believes in him The really good news about God’s love is that it is not limited to a select few.  It is not available only to those who were born with the right colour of skin […]

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God’s Love is Personal {Advent Devotional}

By Bill McIntyre As we take a look at John 3:16, let’s come to the next key word: Son, God’s love is not merely some abstract concept. It is not some Hollywood air kiss followed by a meaningless ‘Love you darling’. It is not just a philosophy or a theological construct that is academic and […]

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The Love of God is Treasured {Advent Devotional}

By Bill McIntyre As we have been looking at God’s love through John 3:16, we come to these next two words: his only What do you treasure in your life today? What is of such importance that you value it above all other things.  Is it a material possession? Your golf clubs, your favourite jewellery, […]

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The Sacrificial Love of God {Advent Devotional}

By Bill McIntyre Over the next few days we are looking at the love of God by going through John 3:16.  You can read the first part here.   that he gave   How did God love us? He loved us by giving, by serving, by sacrificing. So here we learn something important about the […]

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The Unconditional Love of God {Advent Devotional}

By Bill McIntyre   What does God’s love mean to us today?    What I want to do is to take the best known verse in the Bible and look at it from the point of view of how God loves us.   John 3:16 is only one sentence. And that sentence contains only twenty-four […]

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He Came to Give us Eternal Life {Advent Devotional}

By Bill McIntyre John 3:16, “For God so loved the world that he gave his only begotten Son, that whoever believes on him should not perish, but have everlasting life.” I will simply begin by saying something that A.W. Tozer once said,     John 3:16 is only one sentence. And that sentence contains only […]

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He Came to Save

By Bill McIntyre John 3:17–18, For God did not send His Son into the world to condemn the world, but that the world through Him might be saved. He who believes in Him is not condemned; but he who does not believe is condemned already, because he has not believed in the name of the […]

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He Came to Divide Households

By Bill McIntyre Matthew 10:34, “ Do not think that I came to bring peace on earth. I did not come to bring peace but a sword. For I have come to “set a man against his father, a daughter against her mother, and a daughter- in- law against her mother- in- law’; and ‘a […]

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