Do I Have To Forgive In Order To Be Forgiven?

If we are all honest, sometimes the Bible can be confusing. One verse says we are saved by putting faith in God’s grace and not of works, and then in another verse Jesus would tell people if you don’t forgive your Father in heaven will not forgive you. To the person who thinks when they read, that sounds like a contradiction. Learn how these two scriptures harmonize in this insightful article!

Poetry Slam, The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, and The Issue of Honor

Honor celebrates who a person is, without stumbling over who they are not. Honor sees a person as God sees them; as royalty. A person of honor does this for those who behave honorably or dishonorably because the person of honor draws their honor from God, not their status in the world.

What Is God Like?

Have you ever wondered what God is like? Is he the God who forgave the woman caught in adultery or the God who commanded the children of Israel to kill a man for picking up sticks on the Sabbath? Learn about the true nature of God in this article!

Is Revival Random?

The Bible teaches we have to endeavor to keep the unity of the spirit. Endeavor means to work out. Unity isn’t automatic. It takes effort, however, the payoff to unity is a sustained move of God. According to Psalms 133,”When brethren dwell together in unity, God commands the blessing.”

The Power of No

When we say yes to the wrong things, we are saying no to God’s best for us. Saying no to the wrong is a key to seeing the power of God flow in our life!

Our Hidden Enemy

The famous Chinese general and military strategist, Sun Tzu, said, “All warfare is based on deception.” One of Satan’s greatest tactics is to get us to fight the wrong enemy. Learn more!

The Power of Perspective

A magnifying glass works because it focuses light that passes through a lens. This causes the object being viewed to appear larger than it is without being viewed with the magnifying glass. Just like when using a magnifying glass to view an object, we have the choice as to how we view the problems in our lives. We can choose to see our problems through the lens of God’s greatness or choose to see God through the lens of our problems. If we choose to see the problems through God’s greatness, He is magnified and the problems shrink before our eyes.

The Truth About Generational Curses

Have you ever felt like you just couldn’t do anything right and maybe you were cursed?  Maybe it feels like you always burn the toast, back your car into the mailbox, or close documents on your computer without saving them.  Sure, anybody can occasionally have a day like that, but for you it feels like this is your constant cycle … Read More

The Root Of All Temptation

ook, but don’t touch. Touch, but don’t taste. Taste, but don’t enjoy. Sound familiar? Maybe your forbidden fruit isn’t hanging from a tree in the garden of Eden, but if you are reading this, you are probably tempted by something. One of the biggest frustrations Christians face is trying to overcome temptation. We want to do right, but we keep slipping up and failing. We keep doing the wrong behavior. Try and try as we might, we just can’t seem to get it right. Why? Learn how to overcome temptation in this article.

When There Is No There – There

The kingdom of God is full of interesting paradoxes. For example, we are saved by grace, but we are called to do good works. We are call to rest, but we are told to labor to enter that rest. The secret to a successful life is knowing how to navigate the tension of seemingly competing ideals. With that in mind, I want to tackle a really important paradox that seems to affect a lot of people. It is the paradox of accomplishment versus experiencing His presence. Learn more!