Jesus said “Truly I say to you, whoever does not receive the kingdom of God like child shall not enter at all.” Mark 10:15. What could Jesus mean by this statement? It’s a puzzling statement, much like the one He said to Nicodemus in John 3:3. “Truly, truly, I say to … More Childlike
There are the testimonies of two men who greatly inspire my walk of faith. The first is about an evangelist. He had the practice of ending each year with a zero balance in the ministry account. This particular time, he gave all the remaining money away, neglecting to obtain his return flight ticket. When … More This Kind of Faith
One night I had a dream in which I was walking on a planet. The planet looked like the moon full of craters. Off in the distance I could see another planet which was beautiful and full of colors with a bridge connecting the planets. While walking along I fell into a crater, I … More Immovable
When Jesus was tempted in the wilderness by the Devil, in Matthew 4:1-11, He defeated temptation by saying, “It is written.” He then quoted the appropriate scripture for each temptation. In doing this He has shown us how to effectively deal with the temptations the Devil throws our way. I had always been advised … More Defeating Temptation
Have you ever asked yourself after hearing someone give their testimony, “Why is my walk with God not that exciting?” I was listening to a Pastor who said he had talked with a person who had knocked on his door. The man was asking about Biblical doctrine, when he discovered the man did not … More Who’s Theology?
A few months ago I asked God to bring me to a deeper level of faith with Him. Since then He has shown me a deeper walk in a few areas, one area being my prayer life. While going before the Lord with worry, which seemed to be my daily habit, God brought these words to … More What Will He Find?
One thing I know is every Christian wants to be pleasing to God. For me, I feel like it is an impossible task, I often miss the mark of being Christ like. What are the things that please God? I found a few that seem to be of great importance. Faith: Hebrews 11:6 says, “Without … More Pleasing God
What will it take to stretch your faith to the next level? The answer could be many things, but I have noticed one thing that can stop our faith cold in its tracks; that is not being able to forgive yourself for sinning against God. Years ago there was a particular sin that I had … More Stretch Your Faith
Spring, this is the time of year we begin to think about spring cleaning our homes, but there is a far more important kind of spring cleaning we can address, the spring cleaning of our minds. What are you thinking? Are your thoughts as described in Philippians 4:8? “Finally, brethren, whatever is true, whatever is … More What Are You Thinking?