Walking In The Power Of God

Eph 6:12 We do not fight a battle between flesh and blood, but against powers of darkness in this world. Problems and stress are not the real enemy satan is. Everything that occures in the physical, visible world is directly connected to the battle being waged in the invisible spirital world. The greatest piece of…

What to Do with Biblical Truth

“You must continue to believe this truth and stand firmly in it. Don’t drift away from the assurance you received when you heard the Good News” (Colossians 1:23a NLT, second edition). When you discover the truth in God’s Word, there are four things you need to do with it: Believe it. Colossians 1:23 says, “You…

Only God Can De-stress Your Soul

“Come to me, all who labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest” (Matthew 11:28 RSV). When you’re stressed out, how do you typically unwind? How do you de-stress when you’re exhausted and overloaded? Maybe you go to a movie or out to dinner so you don’t have to cook. Or maybe…

Prayers For Bible Study

When we open our Bibles to read, we’re never alone. The Holy Spirit hovers over and in the words of God, ready to stir our hearts, illumine our minds, and redirect our lives, all for the glory of Christ (John 16:14). The Spirit is the X factor in Bible reading, making an otherwise ordinary routine…

Envy Is a Sign That You Don’t Trust God

“Let us run with patience the particular racethat God has set before us” (Hebrews 12:1 TLB). One of the signs that envy is in your heart and you need to eliminate it is that you constantly use this phrase: “It’s not fair.” “It’s not fair that he gets to do that and I don’t!” “It’s…