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Spiritual Attacks: Putting on the Armor of God

Christians are fighting a daily battle. Not against flesh and blood, but against the powers of darkness. Believers do battle with fallen angels called demons, lead by the chief enemy of God, Satan. These enemies of God and of ours attack believers on a consistent basis. What can Christians do to arm themselves against these […]

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Signs You Have A True Friend In Someone.

A Matter of Trust If you have told your friend something in confidence and never heard it from anyone else, that’s a great sign of a true and trusted friendship. Friends confide in one another, and we can tell our innermost secrets, faults, and sins without fear of them telling others. If you feel like you can […]

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7 Ways To Know An Open Door Is From God

It Points to God’s Glory No door that God opens will ever contradict Scripture. For example, a man who thought he was supposed to divorce his Christian wife in order to spend the rest of his life in mission work overseas is not from God and not supported by Scripture. This man could easily go and do […]

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Ways you can make a difference in this world? What ways would you suggest?

Be a Barnabas Barnabas is one of my favorite characters in the Bible because he always seemed to be encouraging and giving people the benefit of the doubt. When Saul was converted and later named Paul, few believers wanted to have anything to do with him…except for Barnabas. It was “When he came to Jerusalem, [Saul] […]

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Five THINGS that most mature Christians no longer do. 

Fighting Over Non-Essentials It really hurts to see Christians fighting over things that are not essential to our salvation. One man said that the Bible teaches this and another said, it teaches that, but as it turned out, they were both wrong. Sadly, neither would admit they were wrong and neither apologized to the other. […]

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Four myths About the Devil That People Believe

He Doesn’t Exist Satan loves it that most of the world doesn’t believe he even exists, but that makes him even more deadly because an invisible enemy is even more dangerous. He’s happy to just go around and seek those whom he could hinder or devour, but like a lion, he roams about being unseen (1 […]

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Things that you should never say to a grieving person.

I know how you feel To say to someone that you know how they feel is for one thing, probably not true. It also seems to rob the person of their right to how they should feel. Can anyone really understand what another person is feeling like? Probably not so it’s just best not to […]

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Important differences between Jesus’ first coming and His Second Advent. 

First as a Lamb, Next as a Lion When John the Baptist saw Jesus coming, He said, “Behold! The Lamb of God who takes away the sin of the world” (John 1:29)! Jesus came to live a sinless life and make Himself as an offering that was pleasing to the Father to take to Himself the […]

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SIGNS OF SPIRITUAL IMMATURITY

Faithfully going to church doesn’t automatically make you a mature Christian. I’d never discourage you from being in church every Sunday, but hearing the word isn’t the same thing as heeding it. I fear that some believers, despite their ability to articulate true things about God, are not progressing in Christian maturity. Real gospel growth depends […]

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SPIRITUAL WALK

Romans on Living Life in the Spirit Life in the Spirit is a journey, and while there are many great passages throughout Scripture that discuss the role and person of the Holy Spirit, Romans 8 is perhaps one of the most insightful. Here are 7 suggestions that will fuel a passion for the things of the Spirit […]