I was looking over a past conflict I had with someone a couple years ago. There were concerning issues I saw with their walk with Jesus, and I tried to encourage them to be wary of becoming stubborn in what they thought was right. Yeah, not something easy to say...let alone hear on the other side. … Continue reading Knowledge Doesn’t Make You A “Mature” Christian (I’m A Hypocrite)
God doesn't care what our skill set is. He doesn't care what we are naturally gifted in. What we think we should do could be completely opposite of what God wants. John Bunyan, for example, was a son of a tinker. He was not well learned, yet, God used him to preach and eventually write … Continue reading Knowledge & Teaching | Spiritual Gifts
Proverbs never ceases to give amazing pieces of advice. Today is all about wisdom. Today's Reading | Ch. 2 First, we are told to listen and treasure commands. But then second, we are instructed to listen more deeply and concentrate on understanding. We are to cry out for insight and ask for understanding. We are … Continue reading Desperately Seek Wisdom
*Just a little clarity from the feedback I'm getting, thanks everyone for your help 🙂 I am not saying to not read scripture, even if for the wrong reasons. Also, I am not saying scripture by itself is bad. This has to do moreso with us. Hope this helps!!! I talked about worship last week … Continue reading Is Our Studying Of Scripture & Christ An Idol?
I have gotten some questions for help from newer Christian bloggers. "Can you give me some tips?" I've noticed two common things with a number of newer Christian bloggers, which is what inspired today's post. First, many of these bloggers plan to write solely devotional or Bible study type posts. Second, many of these bloggers … Continue reading Devotionals/Bible Studies | What To Know As A Christian Blogger
In the world we live in, it is SO easy to be caught up in everything we "think" we know. People can puff us up in the vain lie of how much we have studied, or how much we have taken time to discuss life, scripture, theology, God, what have you. We need to make … Continue reading Stop Fooling Ourselves