The Christian Life

July 24, 2011

The Original Temptation

What was the original temptation that came to mankind?  When I ask this question, I usually hear responses like this: “To eat the forbidden fruit” or “to […]
July 17, 2011

Walking on Water

As Christians, we are called to walk by faith; in fact the Bible says that without faith it is impossible to please God (Hebrews 11:6).  The story […]
July 4, 2011

The Importance of the Word

I want to take a few minutes to emphasize the importance of spending time in God’s Word. From the time that we become Christians we hear […]
June 19, 2011

Things my Dad Taught Me

Today is a special Father’s Day for me because it is my first one as a father.  Throughout the Bible God speaks to us about the […]
May 30, 2011

Fruit of the Spirit

In the last article I talked about the gifts of the Holy Spirit that are mentioned in 1 Corinthians 12.  Now I want to turn our […]
May 26, 2011

Your Kingdom Come

One of my favorite worship songs is called “Your Kingdom Come.”  It is a very simple but powerful song, and it puts the prayer of Jesus in […]
September 19, 2010

The Pursuit of God

One of my favorite books is The Pursuit of God by the late A.W. Tozer.  I picked it up last night and scanned through some of […]
April 24, 2010

A New Testament Christian

What does it mean to be a “New Testament” Christian?  Often times the term is used to describe a believer or a church that is patterned […]
April 3, 2010

He is Alive!

During the Easter season, we take the time to remember the most important events of human history: the death, burial, and resurrection of Jesus Christ.  This is […]