We bring forth the riches of Christ every morning with short, simple messages designed to encourage and challenge you in your daily walk with Christ.
Christianity is not memorizing certain doctrines or disseminating a systematic theology or having people repeat a so-called “Sinner’s Prayer.” Christianity is becoming one with a God-Man!
We must be willing to live with the uncertainty and pain which Truth brings. But if we accept the Truth, and totally give ourselves to it, it will begin to change us.
God will move Heaven and Earth on behalf of that person; for He has found, at last, some ground to build upon.
The more spiritually mature a person is the more Christ-centered they cannot help but become. This is the unavoidable and inevitable consequence of becoming a Christian, a disciple of Jesus.
The fact that we do not know when He will return, the fact that we are to be ready at all times, means there is nothing to prevent Him from coming today.
To those of us who are in Christ, He is made to be our wisdom, righteousness, sanctification, and redemption.
According to Paul’s assessment, it was not a spirit of humility that held Timothy back, it was a spirit of fear.
The way you perceive things, the way you relate to things, the way you understand things – all of it has to be changed. At the very least it must be challenged.
We must stand in victory, not battle for it. If we do fight, we fight FROM victory, not FOR victory.
There is a deeper death for us to die, and the more “spiritual” we become, the more easily we are deceived by our own spirituality.
The Life cannot fail. If I give up my life, if I give up my self-effort, then He begins to do what I cannot do.
He does not have to raise His voice or call down fire from Heaven or do anything other than simply reveal Himself for Who He is.