“For everyone who has been born of God overcomes the world. And this is the victory that has overcome the world—our faith.” (1 John 5:4 ESV) How important is faith? God has given it to us as the means of victory in overcoming the world in which we live. Be encouraged by Charles Spurgeon's comments on … Continue reading Faith that Overcomes the World
“Now faith is the assurance of things hoped for, the conviction of things not seen. For by it the people of old received their commendation.” (Hebrews 11:1-2 ESV) In Hebrews 10:39 we are told that followers of Christ "are not of those who shrink back and are destroyed, but of those who have faith and preserve … Continue reading Preserving and Pleasing Faith
Consider for a moment this irony: The world teaches us to think that we are special so we will have a high self-esteem, while also teaching that we are nothing more than animals who were lucky enough to evolve a little higher than other life forms. Thus, while telling us we should feel significant, their … Continue reading You are Special Because You have Thumbs?!?!?