Category  |  Burdens

The Difference Between Pleasing God And Satisfying Him

The writer to the Hebrews says, "Without faith it is impossible to please God, for he who comes to God must believe . . . that He is the rewarder of those who diligently seek Him." One person who came to words like these in the Bible lost her faith.

The Life Of Faith And What Is Uncovered During Times Of Testing Part 5

During times of testing, our faith is revealed for what it truly is.

Encouragement To Trust God To Carry Your Heavy Load Part 32

We have an inherent tendency to try and do things on our own. And often it leads to a life that weighs us down rather than lifts us up.

A New Perspective To Get You Through The Tough Times Part 45

It’s easy to get caught up in the difficult circumstances of life, and miss seeing the good that comes out of hardship.

Are You Looking For Freedom From The Weight Of Sin, But Just Can’t Seem To Let Go?

When you accept God’s love, grace permeates your life and changes you. Let's look at the account of Zacchaeus.

Putting Our Burdens Down At The Foot Of The Cross

We all have burdens that weigh us down. Perhaps you’ve made some poor choices in the past, or you’re struggling to overcome shame and regret. A refreshing message on forgiveness.

Discover Ways To Live Out Our Faith Daily Part 5

Love, joy, peace, patience . . . the fruit of the Spirit are evidences of God’s work in our lives.

Let’s Look At The Fruit Of The Spirit In The Way We Treat Others Part 9

It’s common to commit the fruit of the Spirit to memory, love, joy, peace, patience. But have you ever wondered how to live those attitudes out?

Take A Practical Look At Bearing One Another’s Burdens Part 12

If someone you love is hurting, you want to do anything you can to help ease the pain. Let's continue our in-depth discussion on the fruit of the Spirit.

Discover What It Means To Live And Walk In The Spirit Part 13

Do you know someone who acts like they’re better than everyone else? Perhaps they speak to people in a condescending way. Or they’re always finding fault in what those around them are doing.

The Dangers Of Comparing Ourselves To Others Part 14

When we compare ourselves to others either we puff up with pride over our virtues, or deflate as we dwell on our weaknesses. Our benchmark should be God’s standards, and not the men and women around us.

How Are The Fruit Of The Spirit Evidenced In Our Lives? Part 15

Ever compare yourself to those around you and feel like you’re missing the mark? Well, according to God’s Word, our focus should be on the growth in our own life. Let's continue a series of discussions on the fruit of the Spirit, and how they are evidenced in the life of a follower of God.

What Are The Characteristics Of A Thriving Congregation? Part 16

Love, joy, peace, patience . . . these are important qualities to have not only in yourself, but in the church you attend.

Discovering How To Reflect The Fruit Of The Spirit In Our Lives Part 18

The Bible says we’re to reflect the fruit of the Spirit in our lives—love, joy, peace, goodness. But how do we turn these into actions? Let's study the Scriptures to find practical application for our lives today.

Caring For Those Who Teach And Preach The Word Of God Part 19

The Bible calls us to live by the Spirit, and one of the ways we do that is by carrying one another’s burdens.