Life

Articles about life. Questions about Christian Living, and how we deal the big issues.

Christlikeness | Your Responsibility to DEVELOP

The power for a Christlike character comes from Christ. But the responsibility for developing and displaying that character is ours”1 I’m glad to know that me becoming Christlike is driven by His power, the same power that made lame men walk, blind men see and healed lepers. Because reality...

Unworthy

For one will scarcely die for a righteous person—though perhaps for a good person one would dare even to die”¹ What a profound statement that can so easily be read over. Go back and read it slowly, let it sink in. It says that is is extremely rare to...

An Example – tempted|victorious

We have been given an example, One who is Spirit led. One who is completely submitted to the things of God the Father. Deep in His heart the Scriptures are written, spoken and shown true. As He fasts, He stands firm in the weakness of every sort. While hunger,...

His Cross | a pleasing aroma

He chose it. The Cross. He chose. To be ashamed He chose. To be tortured To feel lonely, abandoned and forsaken. To take the weight, all of it, not just what His body could take. But more. To be the Lamb and have His blood pour out, literally. To...

This Love | Substitute

I dont know how often you think about the Cross of Christ. But as I thought about it this week, about how it should have been me yet Christ was literally a substitute in my place I had to stop and truly consider that. The thing is, often we...

The Real Father of Christmas

We all know the season of Christmas is all about celebrating the Son of God becoming the Son of Man. Sadly though, at this point in history that is the last thing that most families think of at Christmas time. So for us Christians, we tell the Christmas story,...

A Mind Full of…

Throughout the day is your mind running through to-do lists, thinking of song lyrics, reminiscing bad memories, or maybe thinking of regretful times, people you cant stand, or how to cover up that lie…etc etc. Often for myself it’s rethinking through all the days conversations, as if I could change...

Ask Questions…

“We grow by questioning and probing the uncertain, not mindlessly embracing the orthodox”¹ I think often as Christians we get this idea that asking questions or having “doubts” is wrong. We think that you are only a “seeker” before your a Christian, but once you accept Jesus its almost...

Gifts

Often I over look that word used to describe what God has equipped us with. Spiritual Gifts Gifts from God, yes they’re free, but they aren’t for only our own use or pleasure. These gifts God gave were for us to use to benefit the Body of Christ as...

Being Real

Our world is so so hungry for love. Look at the things we do for acceptance, the cars we drive, the clothes we wear, the things we say and do, all so others will take notice of us. We want to fit in, we want to feel needed, and...