For the sake of making 'every effort to pursue the unity of the Spirit through the bond of peace' (Ephesians 4:3).
Pursue Jesus. Completely pursue him. You will notice that while you are not religious, you are being drawn to a holy character and gracious compassion that religion longs to impart, but cannot!
Is God good enough and big enough to make all of his great promises come true?
They're unsettling. They're uncomfortable. They're troubling. So, we don't ask, at least not out loud!
That is God with curly dark brown hair and wood shavings in his hair and callouses on his hands. That is God come live among us.
While we can get frustrated by our lack of choices about some things in life, the most important choice of all is ours because of Jesus!
During times of cascading badness, friends sometimes need to believe for those caught in the crush of seriously bad stuff.
Will I follow on the journey, or will I choose to let where I am, where I'm comfortable, and what I have hold me in bondage?
When we choose our way, when we think we must be true to what we feel rather than what Jesus said, we find ourselves opposing the work of Christ.
We wait in eager expectation until we share in our reunion with Jesus in glory!
A Look at the work of the Holy Spirit in our lives
A 365 day trip through the Gospel accounts of Jesus
Charle's Spurgeon's classic devotional
Daily letters from Christ using the 'voice' of Jesus
Daily prayers inspired by the Apostle Paul
Rubel Shelly gives us a practical, yet very challenging, set of practices to help us pursue unity with other believers without compromising our own faith and commitment to Scripture.
07/20/2017 by Rubel Shelly
Phil Ware continues looking at the gospel of Mark and reminds us that Jesus isn't a patch on religion or a new joy to infuse old and stale religion; he is an altogether all new thing.
07/18/2017 by Phil Ware
James Nored and Phil Ware remind us that God keeps his promises and Jesus is the ultimate proof that God's promises can be trusted!
07/13/2017 by James Nored & Phil Ware