by John Piper
Local college students return to class in a few days, and as the fall semester begins, we have an email from an incoming freshman named Sharon. “Dear Pastor John, I graduated from high school this summer, and I will be moving across the country to attend college this
1 Peter 2:24 says, "He himself bore our sins" in his body on the cross, so that we might die to sins and live for righteousness; "by his wounds, you have been healed"
We always like to say that we are healed, but are we really?
Are we truly healed, or are we
What is the main thought in your head this week? Are you worried, stressed out or thinking too much about a situation you shouldn’t be? It doesn’t matter if you are chatting with colleagues from work or watching television at home truth is daily situations influence and determine our thoughts
It's so important that we are nurturing our souls daily with the things of God, but one aspect that gets left out is our music. We may love certain secular artists, but what is their music truly doing to our souls? Winston Mayo of The Blessing Report has a solution!
If we had a journal of our lives, what would it look like? Would you be able to say you made some progress in your walk with Christ, or have you remained stagnant?
Keilah J of Truth in Chaos raises this question as she encourages others to cut the excuses and
It can be easy for us to go off of our own tangent and try to do things with our own timelines in mind. However, we quickly find out that our timelines aren't always effective or successful. One important part of the Christian walk is to remember that God's time
In Brazil, June is a special month for people that are in love, because we celebrate Valentine’s day on the 12th of this month. However, aside from being the special time I had with my boyfriend, July was also marked the time I spent worrying about the future. I enjoyed
Rejection is a horrible thing, and everybody experiences it in some form. However, what we sometimes fail to realize is that God allows us to be rejected in order to fulfill His plan and follow His purpose! In the video below, Angel Walston of Changed Hearts explains how significant rejection
When we talk about transparency, we typically think about being open and honest with one another, which isn't necessarily wrong; however, one thing that some of us fail to think about is that we also have to be transparent with ourselves. But are we really? Take our short quiz to
In the time we live in, it's so important that we stay connected to Christ and understand where we stand with Him. Don't wait until it's too late to find out!
So let's examine different relationships with Christ, in Facebook terms:
In a Relationship - This status means you are truly rooted in