Spiritual Disciplines for the purpose of Godliness

Ours is an undisciplined age. The old disciplines are breaking down … Above all, the discipline of divine grace is derided as legalism or is entirely unknown to a generation that is largely illiterate in the Scriptures. We need the rugged strength of Christian character that can come only from disciplines ~V. Raymond Edman~ Good … More Spiritual Disciplines for the purpose of Godliness

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

My Utmost for His Highest by Oswald Chambers | Impartial Power of God

We trample the blood of the Son of God underfoot if we think we are forgiven because we are sorry for our sins. The only reason for the forgiveness of our sins by God, and the infinite depth of His promise to forget them, is the death of Jesus Christ. Our repentance is merely the … More My Utmost for His Highest by Oswald Chambers | Impartial Power of God

Authentic Christian Conversations

The benevolence of the Gospel has no limits, it is of necessity subject to no exclusiveness. But it has its preferences, and ought to “abound in all wisdom and prudence.” Charity to the soul is the soul of charity. The greatest evil – and the greatest blessing we can bestow upon a fellow-creature is godliness because “godliness is profitable to all things,” saith the apostle, “having the promise of the life that now is, and of that which is to come.” While the tendency of the gospel is to minister relief to every kind of misery, its chief blessings are “spiritual blessings in heavenly places.” What is the body compared to the soul? What is time compared to eternity? … More Authentic Christian Conversations

On being “poor in spirit” to inherit the kingdom of Heaven

If one were asked, “What does it mean to be a Christian?” What will the answer be? Each one of us may offer a different response. This may range from, “It means to follow Christ” to “Having acknowledged and received Christ as one’s personal savior.” Yet, how many of us actually considered the question in our … More On being “poor in spirit” to inherit the kingdom of Heaven

Ostracized – the real problem with Latter-day Saints and Christian fellowship

In this day and age, there is competing information regarding what is and what is not true. This is especially true when it comes to the difference between Evangelical Christianity and Latter-day Saint (Mormonism). Much of this difference rests upon doctrines and scripture. Having participated in various forums and social media regarding the defense of the … More Ostracized – the real problem with Latter-day Saints and Christian fellowship

{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