Is God Pleased with me?

Is God Pleased with me?

Christian, raise your hand if you have been there before. You know that the bible repeatedly says that God loves his children, but in light of your constant struggles, you still struggle to believe He is happy with you or pleased with you. None of us can ignore the...
Starving in Communion at the Supper

Starving in Communion at the Supper

What is Communion? For someone growing up in the general evangelical, baptist-ish, non-denominational, background, the Lord’s Supper (or The Lord’s Table, or Communion), is a part of church that probably doesn’t mean all that much. Most Christians with that background...
What does it mean to be devoted to prayer?

What does it mean to be devoted to prayer?

Prayer is Important, Right? Look at the early church–in the book of Acts we are told twice in the first two chapters that they are marked by serious devotion to prayer. If we look at ourselves, we would likely be hard pressed to think we are characterized by a similar...