Are You Jesus’ Type?
The more we grow in our relationship with Christ, the more we will become like him. As this happens, our example will inspire others to become Jesus’s type of person as well.Read Article
Are You a Leader People Should Imitate?
People will imitate you, especially if you’re a leader. So, it would be good to ask yourself the question: “Am I a leader people should imitate?”Read Article
Are You Living the Gospel?
You may want to ask yourself today: Am I living the gospel I believe? Is the good news of Jesus evident in the way I treat others?Read Article
You Are Beloved by God
The Bible celebrates the fact that God loves the world. But God’s love is not just for the whole world. Scripture teaches us that God loves each individual, including you.Read Article
Steadfastness of Hope, Part 2
Centuries ago, some Christians in the Greek city of Thessalonica had hope in Jesus Christ and his future kingdom. This hope enabled them to hang in there even in difficult times.Read Article
Steadfastness of Hope, Part 1
We live in a time of increasing hopelessness. Yet genuine Christian faith leads to “steadfastness of hope.”Read Article
Labor of Love
Love isn’t always a matter of sweetness and romance. Often, genuine love leads to labor, a difficult and even painful action.Read Article
Work of Faith
Genuine faith isn’t just something inside. It is expressed in action, in words and deeds, even in our daily work.Read Article
Encouragement to Share Your Thanks with Others
When we share our thanks for people with those people, it encourages them. It strengthens our relationships.Read Article
Grace to You and Peace . . . Really
New Testament letters often begin with the salutation, “Grace to you and peace.”Read Article
When the Church Is Not the Church
The biblical use of ekklēsia reminds us that our churches are not to be self-contained and self-absorbed groups of Christians. Rather, we’re to be assemblies of God’s authorized people who bring the good news, peace, and justice of God to the places where we live.Read Article
A Vision of Shared Leadership
Shared leadership is sometimes frowned upon. It can surely be more complicated than one-person leadership. But it can also be more fruitful, at least in many situations.Read Article
Do You Need Some Encouragement Today?
Do you need some encouragement today? It’s quite likely that you do, especially given all of the discouraging aspects of life in 2022.Read Article