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

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Going Forward in Christ

Note to the reader: These devotionals are from Evenings with Jesus – A series of devotional readings for the closet and the family. Taken from the late Reverend William Jay.  Speak unto the children of Israel, that they go forward… Exodus 14:15 We may consider this command three ways: 1. In reference to the journey of the Israelites. Now, … More Going Forward in Christ

Why knowing about Jesus Christ is not enough | Christianity Today

The letters (or epistles) Paul has written to the various Christian community Churches are becoming more inspiring. In a new article series Christianity Today is running, we read what Alister McGrath has to say about Phillipians Chapter 3. In the community group for Ballard Church, we are discussing this very nature and idea of what … More Why knowing about Jesus Christ is not enough | Christianity Today

Being genuine and vulnerable in the Christian Faith

The Monday evening community group of Ballard Church is currently reading through N. T. Wright’s For Everyone Bible Study Guide – Phillipians. This evening, we discussed Phillipians 2:19-30: 19 I hope in the Lord Jesus to send Timothy to you soon, so that I too may be cheered by news of you. 20 For I have no one … More Being genuine and vulnerable in the Christian Faith

Chasing after happiness

In my earlier article, I shared about how I came to the decision to let go of happiness in my life. In this article, I want to get more into the discussion  regarding what it means to chase after happiness in our lives. In order to understand how we are going to make a paradigm shift … More Chasing after happiness

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?