Matthew 6:19 and 20 states: “Do not store up for yourselves treasures on earth . . . but store up for yourselves treasures in heaven.” We’re called to be set apart from the world . . . but what does that really mean?
The Life Of A Man Who Followed All The Religious Regulations . . . But Missed Out On A Relationship With God Part 8
Some churches tend to celebrate rules. A list of do’s and don’ts that dictate how we should live. Don’t smoke, don’t drink . . . and by all means, make sure you’re in church every Sunday!
Ever find yourself sticking to a bunch of man-made “rules,” trying like crazy to be good enough to earn God’s favor? Well, sometimes it’s easier to follow a list of rules, rather than develop a real relationship with Him.
No matter what you’ve experienced . . . no matter what choices you’ve made . . . God can use you right now. Let's take an insightful look at the life of Samuel.
Life rarely turns out as we imagined. As the years roll by and dreams go unfulfilled . . . it’s easy to sink into discouragement.
In today’s culture, the successful and wealthy are held in highest esteem. And, in contrast, those with very little, who have no acclaim, are often overlooked.
This world values wealth and affluence, but God’s Word teaches a counter-cultural principle. Our earthly possessions have nothing to do with our standing before God!
It’s not easy to keep our focus on God in a materialistic world screaming for our attention and devotion. Perhaps you’ve lost focus on God’s plan in the daily-ness of life.
The Bible says that people look at outward appearance, but God looks at the heart. Let's take part in a dramatic rendering of one of Jesus’ parables.
Part of our mandate as followers of God is to love the unlovely. A discussion on this important and sensitive topic.
For those of us who’ve grown up in the church, it can be easy to think we’ve learned all we can from the Bible.
Our culture praises those who have accumulated wealth and prestige, but in God’s economy, money is looked on very differently.