9 With the tongue we bless our Lord and Father, and with it we curse people who are made in God’s likeness. 10 Blessing and cursing come out of the same mouth. My brothers and sisters, these things should not be this way. James 3:9 - 10 CSB Doing a Disservice When we speak against another person, … Continue reading Walking Higher
To hear some people tell it, because we have been made the righteousness of God in Christ (2nd Corinthians 5:21) our behaviour doesn't really matter. The thinking is that because our salvation is based on the work of Christ, there is nothing we can say or do to mess it up. Because Christ is the … Continue reading Does It Matter?
Every kingdom will reflect the character of the one who rules over it. The Kingdom of God is no different. When God is in charge, however, there is one characteristic of His reign that you may not find in any other kingdom. Romans 14:17 gives us a snapshot of what life looks like when God … Continue reading When God is in Charge 3
The Kingdom of God is God, the Sovereign Monarch of all that is, exercising His dominion; fulfilling His agenda. His rule is exercised predominantly in the lives of His loyal subjects. What does life look like when God is in charge? When one begins to live under the rule of God, it would be safe … Continue reading When God is in Charge 1
Can you imagine what it would have meant if Jesus Christ had not risen from the dead? There would be some very important things that we would never know. For instance... Was He actually the Son of God, or just another man? Was His death sufficient to take away our sins? Do we have any … Continue reading If There Were No Resurrection…