Not of This World

Not of This World

Speaking of His followers in prayer to His Father, Jesus identified them as ones who were, “not of the world” (John 17:16).  The insinuation that true Christians are those who are in the world but not of this world appears again and again throughout the Scriptures. ...
What Is That to You? You Follow Me!

What Is That to You? You Follow Me!

What Is That to You? You Follow Me! Freed from Comparing by Blunt Words by: John Piper Found at: http://www.desiringgod.org/ After his resurrection from the dead, Jesus asked Peter three times if he loved him. He answered yes three times. Then Jesus told Peter how he...
How to Discourage Artists in the Church

How to Discourage Artists in the Church

How to Discourage Artists in the Church From: http://thegospelcoalition.org/blogs/tgc/2013/05/28/how-to-discourage-artists-in-the-church/ Many Christian artists live between two strange worlds. Their faith in Christ seems odd to many of their friends in the artistic...
HOW TO LIVE IN A SECULAR CULTURE

HOW TO LIVE IN A SECULAR CULTURE

HOW TO LIVE IN A SECULAR CULTURE Dave Bruskas » From theresurgence.com  How should Christians relate to a secular society that does not know Jesus? Paul’s letter to Titus sheds light on this scenario, showing us how God’s grace should motivate Christians to be good...
THE CULTURAL MANDATE AND YOUR WORK TODAY

THE CULTURAL MANDATE AND YOUR WORK TODAY

THE CULTURAL MANDATE AND YOUR WORK TODAY Hugh Whelchel »  When you tried to figure out what to do with your life, you probably didn’t go to the book of Genesis for direction. But the cultural mandate, found inGenesis 1:28, is God’s first job description for humankind,...