The Christian Life

June 16, 2013

The Cry for Spiritual Fathers

One of the great needs in the church today is for spiritual fathers who will pour into the next generation. It seems that true spiritual fathers […]
May 22, 2013

Grace, Faith, and Works

I wrote recently that there is a close connection between grace and holiness. The New Covenant—which is based on the grace of God through the finished […]
May 20, 2013

The Connection between Grace and Holiness

Grace seems to be a hot topic these days. This is not surprising, as grace is a major theme in the New Testament. However, I am […]
May 16, 2013

Spiritual Disciplines that Feed your Spirit

I wrote previously that as Christians we need to discern the difference between soul and spirit. If we allow ourselves to be controlled by our soul—mind, […]
May 14, 2013

Dividing Between Soul and Spirit

One of the great needs in the church today is the discernment to divide between soul and spirit. According to the Bible, it is the Word […]
May 10, 2013

Which Tree are you Eating From?

My previous article highlighted the Tree of the Knowledge of Good and Evil. This is the tree that Adam and Eve ate from, causing the fall […]
May 7, 2013

The Tree of the Knowledge of Good and Evil

Genesis 3 describes the fall of man. This tragic event is the cause of the sin, chaos, sickness, and turmoil that this world has seen for […]
April 25, 2013

The Truth about Fear

Earlier this week I wrote an article called keys to overcoming fear, in which I named four areas to grow in in order to conquer fear. […]
April 23, 2013

Keys for Overcoming Fear

The Bible commands us over and over to not be afraid. God knew that there would be plenty of opportunity to be afraid in the fallen […]
April 12, 2013

Speaking Words of Life

In my previous article I wrote about how words can take the form of a curse, bringing harm and destruction to people’s lives. Our words are […]
March 28, 2013

The Two Sides of Forgiveness

Forgiveness is huge topic throughout the Bible. It is a subject that is applicable to all people, for “all have sinned and fall short of the […]
March 26, 2013

The Power of the Blood of Jesus

This is a time of year when we intentionally remember the death and resurrection of Jesus. We should be conscious of Christ’s finished work every day, […]