Thus we see that the “comforter” that we know as the Holy Spirit is meant to produce Christ’s witness in us. So can we observe that when people outside our church see that Jesus dwells among our members that people will be flocking to our church?
Studying the Bible is not what most men do. But what they don’t realize is what a treasure they have at their fingertips. I’ve heard it said that “everything that’s needed in the Bible is in the Bible”. I’ve also heard it said that the best commentary of the Bible is the Bible.
Billy Graham said a better word than “poor” is “humble”. Don’t confuse humble with humiliated. Humble is the opposite of being prideful. Not having to always have our way, but to be able to defer to others.
There is no one more important to the heritage of America than George Washington. Opening Proof Washington spoke of Jesus as the one “who lay down in the Grave and arose again for us, Jesus Christ our Lord, Amen.” We also find in the prayer book that Washington […]
Christian men need to relate to each other as deep friends who have each other’s backs. And that is about accountability for their walk with Christ. Christian men also need to be able to relate to non-believers in order to draw them to Christ. The only way to achieve deep friendships and witnessing opportunities is with empathy.
As men how truly adventuresome are we? Don’t we all aspire to be significant? And in what way? Does our spiritual life figure into this equation?
Ever wonder why Job was admonished at the end of this story? We all know his three friends were admonished also. But what about the fourth man Elihu? And why did God interrupt him but did not admonish him?
Did you miss it? I know I did – often. I’ve discovered I’ve been looking for the silver lining in white clouds. I’ve learned I should have been looking in dark clouds. After all isn’t that the saying “every cloud has a silver lining”?
Before we put on the full armor of God, we need to put on Christ. Mark Twain said “Clothes make the man. Naked people have little or no influence on society.” While dress clothes are seldom worn these days, we still notice a man who is well dressed. […]
The peace I receive from the Holy Spirit and the assurance not only of a better place but Heavenly rewards sustains me. But as I get better from the sciatic pain I see the distractions creep in.