The key to keeping Christ as the central focus of our lives is by regularly rehearsing the gospel. A simple overview of Paul’s NT writings reveal that he was absolutely convinced and committed to the importance of reviewing, rehearsing, and reminding the early churches in which he ministered that they must never stop mining out […]
The question what does God want from me can be misleading. Primarily because we cannot supply what God requires. God wants me to love like Him and that my friends is impossible apart from Him radically transforming me. You cannot love like God until you have experienced God’s love.
When discussing spiritual warfare we often limit the conversation to a battle that is raging around us. In this last section of Jonah, God uses a powerful object lesson to teach us that everyday there is a battle raging inside of us. It is a battle of Worship. It is a power struggle over who […]
Have you ever been disappointed with God, maybe even angry with Him? If we are honest, there are times and places in all of our hearts where the answer to this question is a painful “yes.” God’s grace uses these moments to expose the deeply rooted deception of our hearts. Here in Jonah chapter 4 […]
It is solely because of God’s love that anyone truly repents. Without God’s love helping us to sin our sin and the weight of its consequences, no one would ever repent. God uses a combination of His Word, His Spirit, and His people to communicate that love in our lives. This is where we find […]
The book of Jonah is masterfully and beautifully written with the purpose of causing the reader to self-examine…who am I most like in this story? Without question, the answer is “I am like Jonah.” The account of Jonah reveals the ugly side of our hearts. Although we may be God’s people, we do not love […]
From one Follower to another, Peter wants us to see the unexpected, shocking concern, care, and compassion of the Savior of the World. He invites for you to know Him more and to grow in faith and understanding of the unending, personal, intimate love that He has for you. (The audio begins in the middle […]