Why can’t I do whatever I want?? 

The Bible is very clear that no one can keep God’s law perfectly. Ever since Adam and Even sinned in the Garden of Eden, people have been unable to obey God and keep all of his commandments. That is why keeping the Law is not the way to salvation. Instead, God sent his Son toContinue reading “Why can’t I do whatever I want?? “

“Seek First the Kingdom”

“Seek First the Kingdom” If our mission from Christ is to “seek first the kingdom of God,” how can a successful, God-honoring marriage not be marked by mission? We’re not told to seek first an intimate marriage, a happy life, obedient children, or anything else. Jesus tells us to seek first one thing, and oneContinue reading ““Seek First the Kingdom””

“Divine Dependence”

“Divine Dependence” If your marriage and family feel like a joke or as if they’re bordering on chaos, it’s not anything that God hasn’t seen or isn’t capable of redeeming. So much of Christian teaching today is about us developing “our” gifts, improving “our” talents, reaching “our” potential, yet so much of Jesus’s teaching andContinue reading ““Divine Dependence””

From One Who Was Cut And Pierced For You; He understands!

Suicide among young people is on the rise. According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), suicide is now the third leading cause of death for youth between ages 10 and 24. Some states even report it as the leading cause of death in this age group. “It results in approximately 4,600 lives lostContinue reading “From One Who Was Cut And Pierced For You; He understands!”

How to Pray in Faith

But let him ask in faith without any doubting, for the one who doubts is like the surf of the sea driven and tossed by the wind. For let not that man expect that he will receive anything from the Lord, being a double-minded man, unstable in all his ways. James 1:6-7  We need notContinue reading “How to Pray in Faith”

An Invitation To Intimacy

” Call to me and I will answer you and tell you great unsearchable things you do not know.” Jeremiah 33:3 What if God does not demand prayer as much as gives prayer? What if God wants prayer in order to satisfy us? What if prayer is a means of God nourishing, restoring, healing, convertingContinue reading “An Invitation To Intimacy”