Spiritual Life

Moved by the Spirit

God still uses man’s prayers, merging with His, to bring forth His purposes.

Sensible People

Why do we let the enemy place these little foxes, wedges that separate and divide us?  Pull them out!

The Importance of Generous Speech

Generous speech is not naive. It doesn’t deny evidence or shy away from discussing bad acts.
Generous speech does, however, exercise restraint.

The Power Of Submission

Paul disciplines his body makes it submissive to strict training, like an athlete.  Athletes often have to refuse things that may hinder their goals.  

Lost in the Wilderness of 2020

I told a friend earlier that my goal was to travel into the new year with as little weight as possible.
No, I’m not talking about a diet resolution. I’m talking about the weight of this world that we often carry.

Speaking With Your Own Voice

When our convictions aren’t any more substantive than bumper sticker platitudes and memes – they’re just a poor substitute for real convictions.

The Bible Tribe: Day 10

Summary: God is inviting us to believe in Him when things seem impossible. We can choose to trust in ourselves or others or in outcomes, or in God. But when the rubber meets the road, our belief in God and his promises will determine whether or not we…

The Day the World Broke

There was a moment when the world passed from the idyllic and perfect, to the ironic and tragic.

Boomerang

Whatever you throw out in the spirit, like a boomerang, with your words or actions, it is coming back to you in this season!

Triune Gospel: The Trinity

What does this all mean for knowing God? Well, it means that to some degree, we have three distinct relationships with the one God.

The Bible Tribe: Day 9

Being famous isn’t all it’s cracked up to be. Just ask the starlets of our day. But still we can want to seek after fame. Perhaps it comes from a place of just wanting acceptance when the sting of rejection is so memorable.