God doesn't keep us from a life of ease. He is saving us from it.
Faith prays through the pain.
For all the problems that life puts on our plate, we need to remember that no matter how big our problems, our God is greater than them all.
The distance that grows between us and God is self-inflicted.
There are four times in Scripture where Paul declares something to be a “faithful saying.” The first is in 1 Timothy 1:15: “This is a faithful saying, and worthy of all acceptation, that Christ Jesus came into the world to save sinners; of whom I am chief.” This is the root system to all the … Continue reading Faithful Sayings
The Christian walk without the Spirit is like mowing uphill both ways.
Psalms 30:6-7 (6) And in my prosperity I said, I shall never be moved. (7) LORD, by thy favour thou hast made my mountain to stand strong: thou didst hide thy face, and I was troubled. I once heard a story of a woman who had won her state’s lottery. In an instant, she went … Continue reading Blessings can be Dangerous