Category: The Holy Spirit

  • What Are Some Practical Ways to Handle Stress?

    What Are Some Practical Ways to Handle Stress?

    Stress can be quite debilitating but by exercising some tactics and different mindsets, it can be managed. From Crosswalk.com………… https://www.crosswalk.com/church/pastors-or-leadership/ask-roger/what-are-some-practical-ways-to-handle-stress.html

  • How To Reconcile a Broken Relationship in 10 Steps

    How To Reconcile a Broken Relationship in 10 Steps

    Some excellent advice! From Crosswalk.com………. https://www.crosswalk.com/slideshows/10-steps-to-reconcile-broken-relationships.html

  • God Invites Us into His Happiness

    God Invites Us into His Happiness

    Author Randy Alcorn believes happiness has gotten a bad rap from Christians because it is somehow unspiritual. But is not God a happy God? From Eternal Perspectives Ministries………. https://www.epm.org/blog/2022/Nov/21/invites-happiness

  • A Roadmap for Life in the Spirit

    A Roadmap for Life in the Spirit

    This is quite an excellent article on the possibilities available to every believer as they live life in the power and control of the Holy Spirit. From OpentheBible.org…….. https://openthebible.org/article/a-road-map-for-life-in-the-spirit/?s=09

  • Faith Based on True Knowledge of God

    Faith Based on True Knowledge of God

    The central teachings of the Christian religion, such as those of the Apostles’ Creed, were from the beginning presented and accepted as knowledge—knowledge of what is real and what is right. That is why they had the transforming effect they did on a world dead set against them. Indeed, the biblical tradition as a whole […]

  • Pay Attention to God’s Abundant Gifts – – – Dallas Willard

    Pay Attention to God’s Abundant Gifts – – – Dallas Willard

    Pay attention to God’s abundant gifts It is God’s intention that our lives should be a seamless manifestation of the fruit of the Spirit: “love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, generosity, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control” (Galatians 5:22–23). He has made abundant provision for His indwelling our lives in the here and now. Appropriate attention to the […]

  • 8 Steps to Take When Reading the Bible Feels Boring

    8 Steps to Take When Reading the Bible Feels Boring

    While we should not fall into the trap of reading the Bible regularly as something to check off our “good Christian checklist,” even someone who truly loves God’s Word can still get bored with it at times. Here are some tips to counteract that. From BibleStudyTools.com……… https://www.biblestudytools.com/bible-study/topical-studies/steps-to-take-when-reading-the-bible-feels-boring.html

  • A Prayer to Help You Walk in the Spirit

    A Prayer to Help You Walk in the Spirit

    I really appreciate this helpful article from biblical counselor Rick Thomas! From Life Over Coffee……….. https://lifeovercoffee.com/a-short-prayer-to-help-you-walk-in-the-spirit/

  • Who Does God Say I Am?

    Who Does God Say I Am?

    A nice listing of verses that focus on our identity in Christ. From kenboa.org……….. https://kenboa.org/spiritual-formation/who-does-god-say-i-am/

  • We Grow Up in Christ by Growing Down in Lowliness

    We Grow Up in Christ by Growing Down in Lowliness

    Some thought-provoking words in this article from the late J.I. Packer by way of Randy Alcorn. As we grow in our knowledge and understanding of God, He should be increasingly magnified in our eyes, even as we adjust our view of ourselves appropriately in comparison to our Creator. From Eternal Perspectives Ministries……… https://www.epm.org/blog/2022/Sep/14/grow-christ-lowliness