Don’t Just Read Your Bible

Reading God’s word is vital to the life of a Christian. Jonathon R. Bailey has an interesting take on what else we should do. Check out his post at The Gospel Coalition and see why he says “listening” is also key.   Don’t Just Read Your Bible


We are not meant to embrace moments, but to embrace God. Moments are not always good; God is never anything else but good. Moments are simply the place where we meet him. – John Ortberg from “God Is Closer Than You Think”


Story of Same Kind of Different as Me

To be released as a major motion picture in October 2017, the stories of Ron Hall (an international art dealer) and Denver Moore (a former sharecropper) converged at the Union Gospel Mission in Fort Worth, TX. Ron befriends the homeless Denver in hopes of saving his struggling marriage to Debbie. An extraordinary friendship forms between the men, changing them both forever. A remarkable true story of friendship and unconditional love. Learn more about their story…

 


4 Ways to Come Alongside Your Kids to Strengthen Their Faith

Statistics show that a great percentage of young people who grow up in church will abandon it after leaving high school. And while many churches do a lot to engage young people, they can only do so much; the primary responsibility of discipling children lies with parents. Apologist J. Warner Wallace recently wrote an article […]


“God with all His omnipotence at His disposal never wastes anything. He never sends a flood if a shower will do; never sends a fortune if a shilling will do; never sends an army if a man will do. And He never thunders if a whisper will do.” ― F.W. Boreham

 


What Pain Can Do

Uninvited: Living Loved When You Feel Less Than, Left Out, and Lonely learn more Amazon.com Last updated on January 3, 2018 5:42 pm Pain is inevitable on earth. It touches all of us in so many different ways. We hate what pain does to us, but have we thought about what pain can do for us? […]


A Day in the Life of a Christian Living with Anxiety and Depression

Kill the Spider: Getting Rid of What’s Really Holding You Back $11.59 46 new from $10.24 22 used from $10.29 learn more Amazon.com Free shipping Last updated on January 7, 2018 12:31 pm Depression and other mental health matters may be the most secretive difficulties people in your local church endure. And, sadly, the reaction […]


How Do Miracles Work?

One of the most intriguing aspects of Jesus’ ministry was his miracles. The four Gospels record 37 of them (although more did occur) from making extra food to making dead people alive. The Bible says miracles were evidence of Jesus’ relationship to God the Father and to serve as added proof to his message of […]


10 Reasons To Read Christian History

As our speed of  knowledge and information increases in our culture, we seem to withdraw further from history and the lessons of the past. Understanding where we came from helps put our present state into proper perspective. And while studying geopolitical history is vital, so is studying the history of Christianity. In fact, American history […]