In the final message in the series “You Asked for It,” we explore the wonderful free gift of God’s grace. With grace, we have a way to be made right with God. Grace helps us be a gift to others, regardless of our past or our condition. Life with God’s grace is truly as good […]
When you’re stressed, your reaction reveals what’s in your heart. An unguarded heart can become hostile, hurtful, and hateful. To rectify this, first evict what you’ve allowed in. Focus on things of Heaven, and understand who you are in Christ.
Contentment. Comparison. Coveting. Chasing. We all-too-easily pursue these things. In short, we’re junkies! God intends supreme fulfillment for your life–a satisfaction that only comes from Him. Don’t be a junkie….Contentment is about connecting your heart to the right things. Connect with God today.
Whether time, talent, or treasure–whatever God has given you–He expects you to multiply it. You make a difference when you give what you have been given. God gave you a spiritual gift, which we should use to serve others and show them His love. When we do this, we don’t just do something for someone. […]
All internal conflict comes from the sin we inherited from Adam. All internal conflict is actually in our minds. What if a way of escape was already provided? What if we didn’t have to live as slaves to sin anymore? Christ provided an escape already! We don’t have to remain stuck with our struggles. We […]
Do you believe God can turn your mess into a masterpiece? In your life, do you become so overwhelmed and distracted you forget to see the beauty of God? No matter where you are in life today, no matter what you are going through, God has great things in store for you! God is for […]
We all want to make better choices. According to psychology, our decisions are responses to stimuli. Our genetics, our psyche, or our environment are to blame when we respond to situations or emotions in life. According to the Bible, however, we are self-aware, thinking, conscious humans with a free will. We have the responsibility for […]
Why do people pray? What is needed to pray correctly? What does prayer look like in practice? Dr. Kobus Appelgrijn shares from the Bible about the vital practice of prayer for the Christian.
God has ordained rest for His people. Resting brings three main things: – Ease and refreshment – Opportunity to hear His Word – Closeness and confidence when fellowshipping with God Psalm 37:4-7 (NKJV) outlines HOW we are to rest: Delight in the Lord, commit our way to Him, trust in Him, and wait for Him […]
God’s love doesn’t show us how good we are–it shows us how good He is! Christ died for us–not when we were good, but when we were utterly helpless sinners. The heavenly Father’s love fills our hearts. He loves us as much as He loves His Son Jesus.