Your mouth is not only for eating food, it is also a weapon of warfare, which when used properly in faith will always give you victory.
My nose will sneeze whenever it wants to sneeze, and I have no authority over that decision. It never asks my permission!
Would you agree that people have a free will regarding how they think or act?
No matter what the tradition has been, or what a family member expects or thinks about it, that you must say "No" to them.
But how can we be holy? Only through believing in what the LORD Jesus Christ did for us on the cross can one be born again and made righteous, or holy--be reborn in the likeness of God.
Wait... the title of this story is "The Flesh is Willing", yet this scripture claims it is weak... and it was Jesus who actually said it... so, that must be right!
Looking at the lizard, I said, "Mr. Lizard, I don't think you should be here. It's not a good idea."He turned his head, looked at me with his nose up in the air, his big lizardly eyes blinked several times, and then looked away with his nose still up in the air.
God wants us healed. Jesus died for it. His will for us is abundant life, as He states in John 10:10.
By Paul Griffitts My family always has a Christmas tree every year because it was the popular thing to do. We have ornaments, holly wreaths, presents and everything else that goes along with the Christmas celebration. I know it was borderline but in that everyone liked it so much and it’s supposed to be in […]
Is Christmas Really The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year?
if we are able to participate in God’s general plan, this will provide for us with the proper foundation for His individual plan for each life.
As followers of Jesus Christ we are to be examples above and beyond the average person in kindness, respect, in all areas of life as well as always being obedient to our Redeemer.
Although I respect other people's opinion about me, I don't give their thoughts the permission to determine what I do with my life.
Remember Nehemiah? When he first heard about the condition of Jerusalem, with its walls broken down and gates burned, he prayed. This was not just a casual prayer. Instead, it gives us a pattern for successful praying. You almost have to be a special type of person to pray like this.
If you need to know how to pray better, and with a deeper reality, study the book of Nehemiah. Pay particular attention to this prayer.
We may not be kings, but our witness falls into a similar role as Manasseh. There are lots of ways we can do much damage by our mistakes, and many times the damage done is not fixable.
Are we guilty of involving other people in our plot to cover up our flawed decisions? Do we know the word of God well enough to make the right decisions?
By Curt Klingerman Without gratitude, there’s no moving forward in life. Being thankful is paramount for growth and prosperity. True prosperity requires a prosperous soul. 3 John 2 Beloved, I wish above all things that thou mayest prosper and be in health, even as thy soul prospereth. Too many get that backwards. There’s plenty of evidence, […]
Two days before my Dad’s arrival my sister and I were chatting and trying to decide on some fun activities to do with him to create some good memories.
The mirror in my bathroom always reflects the real me. Which, as I thought about it, it rather disturbed me. Am I really what I look like in the mirror?
The prophetic ministry has received much publicity; persons who claim to be prophets or oracles of God are heard on the airwaves daily. Here is a growing trend: Some of the comments, claims and antics of some self - styled prophets have over time given some cause for serious concern.
What is an apostle and the apostolic? What are the differences between an apostle and a prophet? Is an apostle higher than a prophet? Who are apostles and prophets subject to?
Jacob’s expectation was that Laban’s house would be a haven of peace for him, but in the contrary, the place turned out to be house of bondage and servitude of sort.
I passed this church, and the sign read, "If the grass looks greener on the other side, fertilize yours." As I read that sign, it was as if God gave me an answer to a question.
In the West, there has never been a better time than right now to have your Christian articles and poem on line as more and more people are turning away from church and going to internet churches more than ever before.
11-25 years of age I was still in the jar and very determined to find a way out. 26-40 years of age I was in a cocoon. 41 - 45 I started gnawing my way out. The warrior was set free.
Though I believe we shouldn't give up on a church too fast, there are some warning signs that should cause you to stop and ask if you'd be better off finding better pasture.
By Chad Burns When I was in grad school, the Lord brought an opportunity to direct a feature film called “Pendragon,” so I quit grad school to do that. We prayed and sought the Lord’s blessing and His leading and we were so hoping our first movie was going to be a big success.It wasn’t. […]
There is a high calling that God has made to all believers. This high calling is different from the call to salvation which is made to all human beings.