We may be natural at encouraging others or we may struggle to find ways to give others a boost. Either way, encouraging others is part of our calling as followers of Jesus. In 1 Thessalonians 5:11 ~ Therefore encourage one another and build each other up, just as in fact you are doing What I loveContinue reading “Five ways to encourage others as Christians”
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We need to get beyond just believing God to knowing him.
Knowing Him For this reason I also suffer these things; nevertheless I am not ashamed, for I know whom I have believed and am persuaded that He is able to keep what I have committed to Him until that Day. (2 Tim. 1:12) As I meditated on this verse recently, I saw something “new.” ThatContinue reading “We need to get beyond just believing God to knowing him.”
Jesus is our peace.
The natural man lacks peace with God. We all come into the world fighting against God, because we are a part of the rebellion that started with Adam and Eve. Romans 5:10 says we were enemies of God. We fought against God, and everything we did militated against His principles. But when we receive Jesus Christ, we cease being enemies of God—we makeContinue reading “Jesus is our peace.”
Five steps to be at peace with your life through contentment.
Paul said he learned the secret of being content – it didn’t come naturally to him. Living a content life is not something that will come naturally to us either. It’s a learned attitude and position of our hearts. Much like exercising or training for a race, we have to build the muscles over time to sustainContinue reading “Five steps to be at peace with your life through contentment.”
Six steps Overcoming all your fears through God word.
Fear and faith starts with same first letter, but both are thoroughly different. In fact they are completely opposite. They but attract different things. When faith attract the positive fear attract the negative. God has not giving us the spirit of fear. Fear is a natural emotion that all of us experience at some pointContinue reading “Six steps Overcoming all your fears through God word.”