Biblical unity is about working through conflicts, avoiding slander and gossip, and being generous in spirit.
- January 14, 2014 |
Feeling brokenhearted is simply not enough to fix the problem of poverty in America. Individuals, communities and institutions must care enough to roll up their sleeves and get into the mess of insufficiency.
Much confusion exists about what it sounds like - to hear God's voice, especially if you're waiting for the bright lights or a booming voice.
By studying Abraham’s life, you can discover how to grow in faith, even though unexpected and difficult circumstances.
Jesus risked it all for us – not only did he risk it all, he gave it all. We should be willing to take risks for him.
[M]en are an endangered species. I really believe that. Over the past 15 years, I have been working directly and indirectly with college students. Almost 10 years ago I noticed a trend that -- at the time -- was alarming. That alarm has now been going off non-top since, and I'm finally seeing it come to fruition.
An avalanche of comments from PKs revealed what it’s like to live in the shadow of the church. The opinions were pretty strong. And the hurt, deep.
While John writes that “if we confess our sins, he is faithful and just to forgive us our sins and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness” (1 John 1:9), he also tells us that sometimes God never gives us another chance to confess our sins and be forgiven.
Godly sorrow brings repentance that leads to salvation and leaves no regret, but worldly sorrow brings death (2 Cor. 7:10). Is the Holy Spirit pinpointing an open-door issue in your past that legitimately needs your attention so He can produce more fruit through you?
If only it had been clever. Or well-acted. Or better conceived. As is, it's even worse than you might expect.
Do you ever feel like your days run endlessly together? Where is the abundant life God promised? Are you missing it?
Watching these familiar faces shout, scream and degrade each other at dinner for hours probably isn't most people’s idea of a good time.
Official music video for the song The Lost Get Found by Britt Nicole. Buy the song here! http://itunes.apple.com/us/album/the-lost-get-found/id324585350
Are you looking for new motivation to get in shape as the new year begins? You might try racing with zombies.
How can you possibly find the “right words” when the reality of death and suffering is so very wrong? Silence is hard to manage.
"I want to date, but it seems that between my jobs, church, and school there aren't many options. How do I find someone?"
Sometimes it's hard to see the purpose God has for our lives. Jennie Allen, author of Restless, helps us see how God wants to use the small things in big ways.
God doesn't count us; he calls us by name. Arithmetic is not his focus (Rom. 9:28). Thank God that he calls us by name, that our names have been written in the Book of Life...