Consider the teachings

~ Consider what I say; and the Lord give thee understanding in all things ~  2 Timothy 2:7, KJV Whether it is listening to a favorite Christian broadcast, sermon, or a daily devotion – immersion into the word of God is not merely a chore to be accomplished. It requires sincere time of meditation in … More Consider the teachings

Our chiefest endeavor

Through the power of the Holy Spirit, we become enlightened to this simple and yet wonderful truth. It is where we receive sustenance from the Lord. This is because, through the Spirit of Christ, we are affected in a manner in which our lives are completely transformed. … More Our chiefest endeavor

The greatest commandment – the need to love God

  To love God with all your heart, soul, mind, and strength is all-consuming and all-encompasing. It is no lukewarm endeavor. It is total commitment of our very being – physically, mentally, emotionally, and spiritually – to love of the Lord. What is the greatest commandment? When the Sadduccee’s challenged Christ on the doctrine of … More The greatest commandment – the need to love God

How four secret ingredients is able to ignite and sustain an authentic Christian life

Want to know the four secret ingredients to a happy and sustaining authentic Christian life? Sure you do, especially if one is struggling with a crisis of faith, doubt, or moderately curious as to what the Christian life has to offer them. These four secret ingredients are simple and practical. Want to boost your faith … More How four secret ingredients is able to ignite and sustain an authentic Christian life

{Talk to me Seattle} “Come Follow me” – The Call of Christ

Today, many people are like the Pharisees when they say, “When you are able to change your life and comply with the particular rules that are established then you are able to change and are able to join and follow us.” Yet, instead it is Christ’s message that says we simply get up and follow after Him and in so doing, we are able to change our lives through the power, love and relationship cultivated through Jesus Christ. … More {Talk to me Seattle} “Come Follow me” – The Call of Christ

Apostle Paul – a deceitful missionary?

I happened upon a particular article in regards to the Apostle Paul and what he shared with the Christian believers in Corinth. The article claims that the Apostle Paul utilized deception as part of his “evangelistic means” in order to gain followers to Christ and Christianity. The evidence, according to this article, is found in … More Apostle Paul – a deceitful missionary?

Atheist Group Seeks to Recruit Members With Sign ‘Relax, Hell Doesn’t Exist, Enjoy Your Life’

According to the Christian Post, atheists are becoming more and more aggressive in their means to discredit the belief’s of Christianity. Their idea of “relax and enjoy life” because there is no concept of heaven and hell is the spirit of their anti-Christian message. The reality is, many people who have come to know Christ … More Atheist Group Seeks to Recruit Members With Sign ‘Relax, Hell Doesn’t Exist, Enjoy Your Life’

Is there a crisis of the simple message about grace?

Is there a crisis of grace in today’s churches? Reading through a recent edition of Christianity Today, an Op-Ed article by Mark Galli, focuses on the question – Whatever happened to grace? Galli provides three particular anecdotes as the premise for his article. These three focused on his experience at a mega church where an altar call … More Is there a crisis of the simple message about grace?

A call to become merciful

The season of fall is here and the holidays are fast approaching with Thanksgiving and Christmas right around the corner. Yet, how distracted are we from those who are wounded in the battle of life? Today’s devotion comes from Our Daily Bread by Randy Kilgore.  Recounting an event that occurred during the US Civil War, Kilgore … More A call to become merciful