Sermons on Maturity
The only way a church can accomplish the mission and vision that God has given to the church is if it is a unified church. Unity is not uniformity, but it is an essential element of any church that desires to do what God has called us to do.
Being invited to a party can be pretty exciting. Especially when the party is a mega-party, hosted by God. Well, we’ve been invited, and we’ve also been called to participate by delivering more invitations.
Three reasons why we ought to get excited about connecting with those who are in need of the gospel.
What is it that God’s heart beats for? What is it that God is passionate about? These questions ought to be considered by every person who claims to be a follower of Jesus Christ…
What if our spiritual health, to some degree, depended on what we thought about? Would you seek to change your thoughts?
A dead faith can still appear to be very religious. The problem is that we were never called to be religious, we have been called to be faithful.
Getting better at something almost always requires practice–effort–work. When Paul tells the church at Philippi that they must “work out their salvation” this is what Paul is saying. We have to put effort into our spiritual growth.
One thing we know to be true is this, we will do that which is important to us. Setting priorities in your life is a sure way to make sure that things will get done. So, what are your spiritual priorities?
Living the Christian life, our “walk,” isn’t really all that complicated.
Whenever we embark on a journey that involves a change of direction, we need some guidance for the new, unexpected path. Thankfully, the Bible gives us that guidance. It’s as simple as becoming an imitator–of God…