You Are Not That Special: The Glory of Ordinary Christianity | Desiring God

No Christian, no matter how Christlike, is an exception to the ordinary means and patterns of the Christian life. None of us is that special. — Read on http://www.desiringgod.org/articles/you-are-not-that-special We are so precious in God's sight. He loves us more than anything else that He made and put into being. Remember, He let His son … Continue reading You Are Not That Special: The Glory of Ordinary Christianity | Desiring God

Feelings Make Wonderful Gods: A Demon’s Guide to Human Emotions | Desiring God

One of Satan’s most dangerous weapons lies in the heart of every human: our feelings. — Read on http://www.desiringgod.org/articles/feelings-make-wonderful-gods So simple and yet so profound. You don't have to look long at our nation today to see that Satan is winning. Satan is absolutely using our emotions against us. Emotions are becoming fact and the … Continue reading Feelings Make Wonderful Gods: A Demon’s Guide to Human Emotions | Desiring God

Christian, You Are Able Not to Sin | Desiring God

The Christian life has this paradox at its heart: we are simultaneously sinners and saints. We are still able to sin and now able not to sin. — Read on http://www.desiringgod.org/articles/christian-you-are-able-not-to-sin Knowing this makes me long for Heaven. It makes me long for the day when the spiritual forces of evil cannot even appear to … Continue reading Christian, You Are Able Not to Sin | Desiring God

Ministry Belongs to the Members: How God Uses Ordinary Saints | Desiring God

Part of a pastor’s ministry is to equip the saints for ministry. Real, meaningful gospel work belongs to every member of the church. — Read on http://www.desiringgod.org/articles/ministry-belongs-to-the-member Are you a Christian? Do you believe that Jesus is the Way, the Truth and the Life? Then you are a minister. You have the Holy Spirit in … Continue reading Ministry Belongs to the Members: How God Uses Ordinary Saints | Desiring God

Embodied Creativity: Delighting in God Through Diversity | Desiring God

Ethnic harmony is a response to the cross, where Jesus broke down dividing walls, and it’s also a preparation for heaven, where all peoples will praise him. — Read on http://www.desiringgod.org/articles/embodied-creativity Some much needed words on diversity and ethnicity in our broken and hurting world and country. The only solution is Jesus. We must look … Continue reading Embodied Creativity: Delighting in God Through Diversity | Desiring God

Seeing the World in Black and White | Desiring God

Racism is an evil to be deplored, lamented, opposed — but not assumed apart from compelling evidence. — Read on http://www.desiringgod.org/articles/seeing-the-world-in-black-and-white Such truth is needed in the US today; where everything seems to be going wrong. I pray that the Lord uses Christians to revive and restore the hearts of this land and draw others … Continue reading Seeing the World in Black and White | Desiring God