The Cross Pointe Blog

A man of many companions may come to ruin, but there is a friend who sticks closer than a brother.”  Proverbs 18:24 In 1972 Bill Withers released a song that remains...

“Greater love has no one than this, that he lay down his life for his friends.  You are My friends if you do what I command.”  John 15:13-14 Friendship is a...

“You will be betrayed even by parents, brothers, relatives and friends, and they will put some of you to death. All men will hate you because of Me.”  Luke 21:16-17 It...

“Wounds from a friend can be trusted, but an enemy multiplies kisses.”  Proverbs 27:6 Most of us are quite familiar with Proverbs 17:17, which says, “A friend loves at all times…”...

“And Jonathan made a covenant with David because he loved him as himself.  Jonathan took off the robe he was wearing and gave it to David, along with his tunic, and...

“Though the fig tree does not bud and there are no grapes on the vines, though the olive crop fails and the fields produce no food, though there are no sheep...

Jeremiah 23:23-29  “’Am I only a God nearby,’ declares the LORD, ‘and not a God far away? Can anyone hide in secret places so that I cannot see him?’ declares the...

Ah Sovereign LORD, You have made the heavens and the earth by Your great power and outstretched arm. Nothing is too hard for You.”  Jeremiah 32:17 Nothing is too hard for...

 “When all the people saw this, they fell prostrate and cried, ‘The LORD – He is God! The LORD – He is God!’” 1 Kings 18:39 In 1 Kings 18, Elijah...

“I know that the LORD is great, that our Lord is greater than all gods. The LORD does whatever pleases Him, in the heavens and on the earth, in the seas...

“As the deer pants for streams of water, so my soul pants for You, O God. My soul thirsts for God, for the living God. When can I go and meet...

“You know the message God sent to the people of Israel, telling the good news of peace through Jesus Christ, who is Lord of all.”  Acts 10:36 In the days of...