Jesus declared that He wants everyone who follows Him to enjoy lives that are abundantly full of blessings despite our fallen world
God does not punish His children—He disciplines them. There is an enormous difference.
"This book is written for people... who want to separate the wheat from the chaff of their charismatic experiences."
You can enjoy a more peaceful life when you trust God to help you heal from issues that lie at the root of keeping yourself too busy.
- October 18, 2013 |
Our culture often blurs the lines between coexisting and agreeing, distorting the definitions of tolerance and acceptance. Truthfully, it tricky wording- but there is a difference.
- October 17, 2013 |
Doing good work is a noble cause. But even serving God can be spiritually dangerous if you go about in the wrong ways.
- October 14, 2013 |
Most nights, I'd slide into my sheets totally disgruntled and discouraged. I didn't have time to date. Or have friends. Or go home for the weekends. All of my other friends had real jobs, real lives and real families. Why couldn't I be more like them?
- October 09, 2013 |
Extensive research has been done to determine which the habits of rich people. Habits chart the direction of our lives.
- October 07, 2013 |
Are you living joyfully as an heir of God's Kingdom? Or are you living as a performance-based slave?
- October 02, 2013 |
Why are friendships in the church disappearing?
- October 01, 2013 |
No matter what type of sins you struggle with, you don’t have to let those sins control your life.
- September 30, 2013 |
After a mini-stroke left me fearful God would take me from my child, I became angry.
- September 27, 2013 |
Stepping out to do what seems impossible can be scary – like trying to walk on water – but God will help you keep walking.
We tell other Christians not to do certain things because they might become a stumbling block to someone else. The only problem is most of us aren’t exactly sure what it means to be a stumbling block.
The biblical doctrine of hospitality has rich theological moorings and implications; for that reason it’s often misunderstood.
Once my heart rate had dropped back to a normal level and the nausea passed, I began to ponder the similarities of my son's friend's swimming pool production with our walk with Christ.
- September 22, 2013 |
Tamar, Rahab, Ruth and Bathsheba
- September 22, 2013 |
If there was one bit of wisdom that would serve you well the rest of your life, this is the single most important skill I've ever learned as a Christian...
- September 21, 2013 |
Satan wants you to impugn the nature of God. He wants to cause war in heaven and bring all humans to revolt against God.
- September 12, 2013 |
There are some things in scripture that are crystal clear. God must be worshiped. Fellowship is a necessity. Evangelism must take place. These are non-negotiable principles. Every Christian must do these things. What is negotiable, however, is how these principles are practiced.
- September 11, 2013 |