One of the realities of the Christian life is that there is a constant battle that rages around us all hours of the day and night—a battle of which most of us remain unaware. It’s a battle for the souls of men and women and for dominion on earth. One of the things I have begun to notice is that not only do we as believers have a responsibility to get up and participate in the fight, but we were also created for a fight. War is in the blood of the believer...Read More
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Recently, I have been examining an important aspect of my walk with Christ: my love for Him. I have always wanted to be known as a man who has a passionate love for Jesus. But the Holy Spirit has been leading me to examine how genuine my love truly is...Read More
So many Christians live with the false mindset that God is disappointed with them or that their failures have disqualified them for God’s use. Among many other things, this stronghold of the mind is one of Satan’s tactics for keeping us from the presence of God...Read More
We are commanded to love God with every fiber of our being. Loving God should be the pursuit that consumes us. It’s not coincidental that this is the commandment that precedes all others. A passionate, intimate love for God is the place from which all ministry flows...Read More
Faith can be a difficult position to hold on to. There are seasons when faith flows in abundance and seasons where faith is a fight. We seek the mountaintop and dread the valley. We love contentment and avoid the conflict. Faith can seem to be something that we are chasing after instead of something that flows out of us. I believe this is the case in large part to an identity crisis in the church in America. It comes from a shortsighted view of who we are and who God is...Read More
The first thing that I notice about this verse, Exodus 34:14, is that it does not say that God is simply a jealous God, but His very name is Jealous. Your name is more than just an attribute, it defines you; it’s a part of the very fibers that make up your being. Your name is what identifies you, and you identify with it. So when the Word says that God’s name is Jealous, it means that His burning, jealous love is more than just one of His character traits, but it is a part of His very being...Read More