Family of God: Bridging the Gap

The Family of God is Important. Everyone can agree how important family is. Though we may not always act like we believe this, we know it’s true. Our family supports us in the good times and the bad. Our family will always be there for us. No matter what we’ve...

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Fixed Link: Rightly Connected

The church, or the body of believers you worship with, has so much value – value we often take for granted. If we truly grasped the power of the church, maybe we would take attending it more seriously and be able harness the true power God offers to us through...

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A Dark Journey to Fight Off Fear

One early, dark morning in late November before sunrise, I ran an errand to another town. I needed to cut across country in order to be on time for work. As I made my way along the route, it was so dark out there, that I momentarily lost my bearings...

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Missing Links in the Church

Every member of the church (our local church AND the church as a whole all over the globe) has a specific role God created us for. We are all given specific characteristics, talents, and gifts by the Holy Spirit that enable us to carry out these roles. If for whatever...

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Faith that Moves Mountains

The word “faith” is a familiar, frequent topic in churches, but what precisely is faith? It’s not exactly something you can reach out and touch. We often hear “Have faith in God,” but how do you do that? In a world where people often want to see something first before...

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Introduction to the Bible

If you’re new to the Bible, you may have questions about things that more seasoned readers take for granted. For example, where did it come from? Why are some things in italics or in red? Is there a reason the books are in a certain order? Knowing some background information...

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Getting Rid of Bitterness

Bitterness is defined as anger and disappointment at being treated unfairly. Bitterness usually occurs when we feel that someone has taken something away from us and that we have no power to get it back. It means that you’re constantly being hurt by a memory and holding on to the...

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Finding Hope During Difficult Times

It’s important to understand that God never promised us a life free from problems. People who love and serve God are not immune to trouble. In fact, Psalm 34 mentions how righteous people will have difficulties, but God will help them through it all: “The Lord is close to the...

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