The Bible refers to several areas of sin that are hindrances to effective prayer. First, when we are living according to the flesh, rather than in the Spirit, our desire to pray and our ability to effectively communicate with God are hindered.
He is faithful to His Word, because His Word is an expression of His character. The promises He made still hold true because He does not change (Malachi 3:6 ).
I've spent the past week sitting by my father's bed in a hospital in Georgia. He fell while doing yard work (no 89-year-old man...
THE TRUE SUCCESS "Give thanks to the Lord, for He is good; His love endures forever. Let Israel say: "His love endures forever." Let the...
Today, Jesus has been replaced by theology, but the real Jesus was not religious. Jesus established no religious institution when he was on earth.
What Makes Godly Character? The core values are the guiding principles that dictate behavior and action. Core values can help people to know what is...
Depending on God is basic to the Christian life. We trust in, or depend on God for our salvation (Ephesians 2:8–9). We depend on...
To overcome doubts, spend time in the Word to learn God’s principles and ways. Then you’ll begin to grasp what He wants to achieve in your life and how He goes about it
Spending time alone with God rids our minds of distraction so that we can focus on Him and hear His Word. Abiding in Him, we enjoy the intimacy to which He calls us and come to truly know Him.
“While the earth remains, Seedtime and harvest, Cold and heat, Winter and summer, And day and night Shall not cease.” Genesis 8:22 NKJV
When we invite Jesus into our hearts, He moves in—and He does not timidly co-exist with our sin. He is a ruthless warrior, and He goes on a loving rampage until every area of our rebellious hearts have been conquered. He slays our pride, kills our greed and shows no mercy to any sinful behavior that has controlled and held us captive.
Father, Forgive Them At the moment when what was expected of hanging Jesus on the Cross as He innocently went through painful death was His...
Today is a day to focus on the hope that God has purposed for your life. It is the day to break away from the lies of Satan and to realize you are purposed for a life with God. Don’t let the opinions of people interfere with the directions given to you by God.
This is why he can completely save those who are approaching God through him, because he always lives to speak with God for them. Hebrews 7:25 CEB
AFFIRM YOUR REALITY IN CHRIST “But now, thus says the LORD, your Creator…”Do not fear, for I have redeemed you; I have called you by...
we experience true freedom in Christ by knowing Him, walking in His ways, and engaging with the changes He makes in and through our lives as we focus on service to Him and to others.
Lazarus did not have a near-death experience. Even Miracle Max from The Princess Bride would have realized that he was not simply “only mostly dead.” He was completely, undeniably dead.
The New Testament concept of conscience is more individual in nature and involves three major truths.
But God answers, “Can a woman forget her nursing child, and have no compassion on the son of her womb? Even these may forget, but I will not forget you” (Isa. 49:14-15 ).
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