It’s a fact that there’s no religion without prayer. While many religions have set and definite times for prayer, Christianity does not. Instead, we are given the command to pray without ceasing.
No matter where you are in the world I’m sure it isn’t 100% free of violent crime and mass deaths. There’s always that minimum of 0.1% suffering affecting someone’s life somewhere.
Someone hurt you. really badly. and now all you can think about is how you’re going to screw them over. You want to fight these thoughts, or maybe you don’t but it’s slowly consuming your time – it’s all you can think about. How can you overcome this deadly lust for revenge?
We can’t always project the image of strength. In a fallen world, even the strongest need some assistance to get by. Fortunately, for the Christian, there is help through God’s Spirit; there is help in God’s word and there is help in God’s Church.
Learn to balance the 3 boxes in every christian life. Box 1. Spending time with the Lord. Box 2. Spending time serving the Lord. Box 3. Everything else.
What duties to we owe towards our church leaders? Hint: It’s about more than “Eye Service”.
Wondering how to go about 2018? Look no further, this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you!