Tag: child of God

Let Your Struggle be God’s Victory

  The world we live in is filled with personal glory – people who boast about their accomplishments and ignore the God who is the true Creator of it all.  Our goal as followers of Jesus Christ is to separate ourselves from this world…

Identifying God’s Instruction

  The moment we accept Jesus Christ as our Lord and Savior, the Holy Spirit indwells us and remains with us as part of God’s everlasting promise to never leave us or forsake us. “And I will ask the Father, and he will give…

Knowing Jesus

  All of history came to a climax when Jesus arrived to provide us with salvation and eternal life.  The first half of the book of Ephesians is an exploration of this gospel truth.   We begin by learning that if we know Jesus, it…

Rescue Story

We have been placed in a world that is full of obstacles that we are challenged to overcome.  Sometimes, even with the best intentions, those obstacles can seduce and manipulate us in the wrong direction.  Often, we know all too well how dangerous it…

Make Us One

In Jesus’ final days, before his crucifixion, he prayed to his Father for unity among believers.   Just as the Father, Son, and Holy Spirit are one, all believers are to be unified together with one purpose and mission – to spread the gospel and…

All the People said Amen

Every one of us endures difficult times, some more than others.  It doesn’t matter if you’re rich or poor, our lives in this world are filled with events that challenge our patience, endurance, and commitment to trust God.  When we turn our lives over…

Preparing for the Return of Jesus

Jesus made it very clear that he’s coming back again.  The precise date and time is unknown.  When he returns, evil will be destroyed and he will reign as king here on earth for a thousand years before he brings heaven down to earth…

Jesus

Knowing Jesus is all about letting go of yourself and trusting your Creator to guide you. “Let the word of Christ richly dwell within you, with all wisdom teaching and admonishing one another with psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, singing with thankfulness in…

Security

Once you step over the threshold of faith and place your trust in Jesus Christ as your Lord and Savior, you have placed yourself securely in the arms of God.  The evidence of your transition is revealed within the confines of your mind. “Those…

The Enemy

  Jesus made a clear distinction between those who trusted His teaching and those who rejected His teaching.  It is important for everyone to understand that there are only two sides.  Either you are a follower of Jesus who was sent by God to…