Prayer. We know we ought to pray but we don’t. We often try but we fail to maintain. Our problem is not in lack of information or instruction but rather our view of God, our circumstances, and ourselves. You will never pray as you should until you see God for who He truly is. Our […]
Most, if not all, Christians know that prayer is a vital part of our relationship with God. However, at times there seems to be a disconnect between what we know about the importance of prayer and our pursuit of this discipline. We are helpless to accomplish anything of eternal significance without the power of God. […]
Pride comes before a fall. We all struggle with prideful hearts and we all have known personal sin and failure. The question we explore today is what happens when we fall. How do you respond to personal sin and failure? When followers fail, they find forgiveness and grace through humility and repentance.
“I can forgive, but I will never forget.” Perhaps you have heard someone say something similar to that statement. Forgiveness is something that everyone wants to receive but find it difficult to give to others. However, to truly follow Christ is to forgive like Christ. We are most like Christ when we are forgiving. Our […]
Simple childlike faith is the starting point of conversion. Following Jesus is a life long process of refining faith for our growth and his glory. How does this process work? God uses circumstances in our life to help us exercise our faith in order to become more like His Son.
Nathan Sharratt is a lead church planter with Baptist Church Planters. Currently he and his family are serving in Camden, New York. Listen as he challenges us from Matthew 6.