Strengthened by Affliction

Communities who suffer tragedy will come together; they will rally, pray for the hurting and comfort one another through the pain until morning comes and the sorrow is a little more bearable. And each one who experiences the trial gets to cling to one another and grow deeper as a body of people. Their afflictionContinue reading “Strengthened by Affliction”

Do We Really Still Owe Him Something?

Telling a Christian that he owes everything to Jesus because Jesus gave everything for him is likely to produce a law and debt-driven mentality. When was the last time you met a person who is up to his neck in debt and is also full of joy? If the Christian life is nothing more thanContinue reading “Do We Really Still Owe Him Something?”

“Please Show me Your Glory”

What would happen if every Christian lived on this prayer: “Please show me your glory, Lord.”? When you wake – “Show me your glory, Lord!” When you lay down to sleep – “Show me your glory, Lord!” When you work – “Show me your glory, Lord!” When you gather with His Church – “Show meContinue reading ““Please Show me Your Glory””

Trained by Grace

    “For the grace of God has appeared, bringing salvation for all people, training us to renounce ungodliness and worldly passions, and to live self-controlled, upright, and godly lives in the present age, Titus 2:11-12 ESV It’s easy to follow the world. All you have to do is exist. It takes no training or practiceContinue reading “Trained by Grace”