Category: Serving God

Giving for God

  Everything we have is a gift from God – everything.  Our finances, our talent, our intellect, our wisdom, our time, and everything else we have at our disposal is a gift from God.  We all have some measure of wealth that we’ve accumulated. …

The Spirit of Truth

  Believers are indwelled with the Holy Spirit the moment they accept Jesus Christ as their Lord and Savior.  That is a permanent residency.  We can count on this connection to God every minute of every day.  The Holy Spirit helps us face all…

God’s Viral Video

  I’m going to ask you to use your imagination as you read this post.  I’d like you to erase all your knowledge of Christianity for a few minutes to consider this… Imagine, if you will, a man suddenly appearing in public claiming to…

Obedience to God

  Often, when we think of obedience, we conjure up images of working under the watchful eye of a ruthless task master.  Obedience to God is nothing like that.  Obedience to God simply means following the teachings of Jesus – not to avoid negative…

Walk by Faith

  We all have disappointments in our lives.  Disappointment is part of God’s plan.  There is nothing gained by a life without adversity.  Disappointment is an opportunity to learn and grow in the Lord.  As followers of Jesus, we are blessed with the indwelling…

The Family of God

  Every follower of Jesus Christ is part of the family of God.  It doesn’t matter what denomination you are, everyone who has trusted Jesus as their Lord and Savior is part of the family of God. “But as many as received Him, to…

Spending Time with God

  God created only one of you.  You are a completely unique creation of God.  There is no one else like you on this earth.  You were created by God as part of a complicated and highly sophisticated mechanism.  Your contribution to the function…

Trust God Not Yourself

  There’s a common myth that our Christian lives are filled with blessings and all of our struggles are left behind.  Of course, those of us who have been following Jesus for more than a few years, know all too well this is simply…

Go with God

  For most of us, life is a series of up and downs, good times followed by difficult times, rewards and challenges, confidence and uncertainty.  Like it or not, that is God’s design; however, God’s design also includes the opportunity for divine assistance.  When…

Godly Relationships

  Linda lived a quiet life alone in a small apartment, working five days a week as the receptionist for a local law firm.  On the weekends she spent time with a few close friends – hiking, bike riding, and sometimes camping.  She loved…