If you could only see yourself as God sees you, your well of self-worth would be bursting at the seams. You are an awesome human being. So awesome in fact that God gave his only son, just so that he could have a relationship with you. Within you lies the potential to change the world. […]Read More The Importance of Being Honest With Yourself
I’m not one to toot my own horn (like ever) but I think that the title of this article asks a pretty unique question. How do we as Christians define success? Maybe it’s all a numbers game. (It’s actually not). Maybe we’re successful if we start a church and gain a certain number of members. […]Read More How should Christians Define Success?
I recently apologized to a lot of people about the person I used to be. It was one of the hardest things I’ve ever had to do. It was hard because I had lived for so long trying to justify myself and my actions, even though part of me knew I was wrong throughout all […]Read More The Power of Repentance
I’m certain that I along with many other people could probably write an entire book on what the full armor of God looks like in practical terms. So instead of making this post 20 pages long, this will simply be a list of practical ways of implementing each of the individual parts of the full […]Read More The Full Armor Of God In Modern Living
God is our Father, God is our friend, God is our protector and our provider. Of those things, we can be completely assured. Yet as good as God is to us, we can’t help but wonder why he doesn’t always appear that way from our point of view. Yes, I am well aware that God, […]Read More God, I’m Doing Your Will, So Why Do I Feel Like You Are Against Me?
We live in a world that is more connected than ever before. Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past decade, you’re probably aware of the breakout success of such social media companies as Facebook, Twitter, and Myspace (well maybe not that last anymore). Through the advent of social media, it has never […]Read More How To Be The Best Friend You Can Possibly Be To Others
Yes, we can all agree that God knows whats best for us and certainly, many of us can agree that God can turn any situation around for his glory. Yet in spite of this knowledge, one question is always present in the back of our minds, “why does God ask us to do things that […]Read More Why Does God Ask Us To Do Things That Don’t Make Any Sense?
When you tell yourself you can’t do something, what you actually mean to say is that you just don’t want to do something. You say this either because what you want to do either seems too inconvenient to accomplish or because you simply don’t have the knowledge required to do it. And that’s ok. Everyone […]Read More Stop Telling Yourself You Can’t
How can a man move a mountain? The answer is simple. One stone at a time. But let’s look beyond this for a second, and ask another question. What are the mountains in our lives? What are the things that are so troublesome to us that we can’t help but want to get rid […]Read More How to Move Mountains
1. Read the verse 2. Mark any keywords or phrases 3. Determine the type If authoritative, follow for a). If Poetic or Historical, read surrounding verses for context, then follow for b). 4. Question 1 (awareness): a) What is this verse asking me to change about myself? b) What is this verse telling me about […]Read More The Next Time You Read Your Bible, Remember To Do This.