Watching your child fight against God is the greatest pain a parent can experience, short of losing your child to death.
You might relate to this if you come from a religious background, one that focused on the externals but missed the Relationship…
His sacrifice is complete, and its eternal worth is permanently credited to our spiritual accounts…
When God looks at a true Christian, he sees not a sinner, but the perfection of his Son, covering us completely.
All the genes and chromosomes that make you “you” were blended for generations to produce God’s ultimate product: YOU!
I can recall many long-ago moments when God planted ‘seeds’, impressions and experiences that would eventually lead me to Him.
Impatience defeats faith, if we let it.
At the nadir of my journey, I felt bankrupt. Which of these promises could I point to and say, “God is faithful”?
Bringing others to faith isn’t the ONLY measure of spirituality….
Yes, the depth of our knowledge of God will grow over time, but an inadequate view of God makes for a shaky foundation.