What type of effort is God interested in? First we need to keep in mind that God is not interested in three things, luke warm efforts, half-hearted efforts or things done from impure motivation! His gift demands that in everything we do, everything we say, we do it remembering that his gift requires that we lay it on the alter for […]
Christianity has gotten lazy and sloppy in it’s vernacular. We tend to adopt words, sayings and statements that are common to normal,every day language. Yet, those meanings fly in the face of what we may understand as truth from the Word of God.
Can you think of any that come to mind? How about this word? Servant! What does that word mean to you?
Does it have the same meaning as the word slave to you? Did you know that only in English translations of the Bible will you find the word servant? It is actually taken from the Greek word doulos which the proper interpretation of that word is Slave!
Are We Slaves?
He explores eight aspects of Christian discipleship which are too often neglected and yet deserve to be taken seriously. Here, including the last public sermon he ever preached, Stott offers wisdom gained from a lifetime of consistent Christian commitment. In addition, he poignantly reflects on his last years of life and ministry.
Please take the time to follow Chris on twitter http://twitter.com/cgbrofmi and read some more of his amazing posts on his blog titled “Thoughts of a Wandering Christian” http://chrisrofmi.blogspot.com/ Breaking Point 1 Corinthians 10:13 “No temptation has overtaken you except such as is common to man; but God is faithful, who will not allow you to […]
In moments of weakness we must not trust our flesh, we must lean on God’s Word and His promises. Janel Porter @Soulwindow reminds us that we should trust and meditate on God’s written Word and that we receive it with understanding. Please take the time and follow Janel on twitter http://www.twitter.com/soulwindowand read some more of […]