Sunday , January 21 2018
Home / Religion (page 15)

Religion

Lecrae’s book, “Unashamed” and the Impact It Had on Me

unashamed book

In Mere Christianity, C.S. Lewis talks about how a believer’s process of growth should be measured against their “raw material”, or in other words their ability to overcome the hand they were dealt. We have to recognize our unique set of flaws that were indoctrinated into our makeup by those who influenced us as we developed. For example, …

Read More »

Where Does Your Obedience Lie?

repentance

In reading the Gospels, Jesus called people to serve a life of discipleship. For many, this life of servanthood required leaving everything at once—even what was near and dear. Consider the subsequent encounter in Mark 2:13-14—”He went out again beside the sea, and all the crowd was coming to him, …

Read More »

I’m Struggling in a Hospital Bed & God Allowed it on Purpose

Phase one of Oakwood Annapolis Hospital Emergency Department construction completed. Phase one opened for use November 8, 2012.

I’m laying in a hospital bed—miserable, bored, depressed, and confused. I’ll spare you the details, but to make a long story short I’ve had a heart defect since birth. At thirty-one years of age it has caused two major heart surgeries and five less serious procedures, the last of which unsuccessfully took …

Read More »

Watch Da’ T.R.U.T.H.’s Full Interview with Dr. Ravi Zacharias

Da' Truth and Ravi convo

I hope for your sake that you haven’t slept on Da’ T.R.U.T.H.’s new project It’s Complicated.  I’m not sure I’ve ever heard an album that has so thoroughly sought to answer difficult questions about the Christian faith. It required a great deal of humble transparency on his part to admit his …

Read More »

Real World Examples of God’s Peace Surpassing All Understanding

Daniel-in-the-lions-den

A side effect of developing a relationship with God is the widening of your perspective on the world. As the omniscient lone source of truth, God begins revealing it to you as your faith allows you to handle it.  Before long you’ve realized that God’s existence, and your reconciliation to …

Read More »

Remembering the Time Wolverine Repented of His Sins (Video)

X-men feat

I’m an 80’s baby, 1985 to be exact.  I grew up watching He-Man, Voltron, G.I. Joe, and my favorite cartoon, The X-Men.  I don’t know what has happened to childhood entertainment since my upbringing, but let’s all have a moment of honesty and admit that we knew the glory days were …

Read More »

Trials Are Necessary for Success

overcomer

Does it seem as if you go through trials the unconventional way?  You may say to yourself, “I can never catch a break” or, “If it ain’t one thing, it’s another.”  Let me encourage you to stop thinking like that and change your perspective.  You are showing by example that the seemingly …

Read More »