Do you try to fit God’s design for us within YOUR culture? Remember the Bible shapes us AND our culture, not the other way around.
When people hear your NAME what comes to their mind? Does it remind them of a positive or negative impact you had on them?
Is your life full of REGRETS? Look to Jesus’ character and actions as your example of being a Christian man or woman under ALL circumstance.
Envision yourself receiving a celebrated award only to be told afterwards you’re not good enough. Rejoice today in knowing God freely gives His love.
Do you feel STUCK in the pain of your past? Do you find yourself focused on regrets? Take a look at how Paul and Peter redirect their focus towards Christ and away from their past…
Do you dislike taking exams? Would you find it difficult to BELIEVE if the teacher chose to take the test for you?
Do you stand in awe of the CREATOR of the universe? Read today’s post by Dr. Al VomSteeg as he looks into the lives of two men who studied the universe and the Creator of the universe.
There is something about the concept of “now” that is difficult for most. We often handle “tomorrow,” or “next week,” or “sometime” much better. Check out this list of things we need to do NOW.
Some small words have a huge impact. Take “and” for example. When placed in a sentence, everything after it would not exist without it.
We believe so strongly in prayer that we begin and end each day talking to God. We pray together as a couple. At work, our office is so committed to prayer that each weekday at 11am, we stop what we are doing and meet to pray.
Going uphill is hard, and we tend to complain about the climb. Downhill is different and sometimes even enjoyable. The blessings that come from the uphill climb are far more precious than those that follow the ease of the downhill journey.
Any "DIY'ers" out there? As Christians, we are broken. Sometimes we try to fix the small things here and there, when in reality, we need Christ to make ALL things new! Read how Christ wants to be the Master Builder for your life...
We often wait to celebrate life until someone passes, but are we missing out on the joy and wonder of the gift of life here and now? Check out how Ghanaians celebrate life by giving back to God.
Jesus was weakened and unable to CARRY HIS CROSS. When He fell, Simon of Cyrene was forced to carry His cross. Do you think it was coincidence that He fell right in front of Simon? Or the will of the Father who sent Him? https://www.ILITeam.org/coreleadership/carrying-the-cross
The Holy Spirit spoke to me, “Take the bread and the juice. Go back to the empty tomb, and take Holy Communion.” I internally protested, “What will my friends think? This place is closing in four minutes. There’s no time.” The Holy Spirit spoke again...
HOLY WEEK is the week before Easter Sunday; a week full of significant events in the life of Jesus Christ, and in our lives as well. There really isn’t much that seems holy about what happened during Holy Week... but it WAS GOOD, and brought about SALVATION for you and me... Let's focus this week.
Much like the dark side of the moon, when we as Christian's walk through a dark time there is nothing magnificent or beautiful about it. But when the Son shines his light on our darkness, transformation begins and the beauty of our faith begins to shine once again!
Here in the U.S. Spring training is a time to get back to the basics and practice the fundamentals of baseball. But we can also apply this to our spiritual walk. We need to make time to get back to the fundemtals of our faith!
In every age and every place, the best person to communicate the Gospel is someone who knows the language, culture, and context of that place. We need to make sure we are doing our part to reach those around us.
Worrying can consume you, but at the end of the day get you nowhere. Do not worry anything, but instead pray about everything.