Tag: Faith

  • An Unlikely Lesson in Faith from the Thief on the Cross

    An Unlikely Lesson in Faith from the Thief on the Cross

    Here is a big takeaway from this article: The penitent thief on the cross was saved the same way we all are saved — by faith and repentance. From BibleStudyTools.com…….. https://www.biblestudytools.com/bible-study/topical-studies/an-unlikely-lesson-in-faith-from-the-thief-on-the-cross.html

  • 25 Inspiring C. S. Lewis Quotes That Shaped My Faith

    25 Inspiring C. S. Lewis Quotes That Shaped My Faith

    This is an excellent mini-biography of C.S. Lewis, which also contains a collection of 25 of his most famous and impactful quotes. From Crosswalk.com………. https://www.crosswalk.com/special-coverage/c-s-lewis/25-inspiring-c-s-lewis-quotes-that-shaped-my-faith.html

  • How a Steadfast Heart Guards You in Crisis

    How a Steadfast Heart Guards You in Crisis

    This article does a very nice job in explaining what a steadfast heart is and why we should pray for one. From blogger Amber Thiessen……. https://www.amberthiessen.com/post/how-a-steadfast-heart-guards-you-in-crisis

  • Faith Grows Through Obedience

    Faith Grows Through Obedience

    This short little article makes a great point: If we demand total knowledge and understanding of everything that God prompts us to do, then our faith will remain on shaky ground. From OpentheBible.org……….. https://openthebible.org/open-the-bible-daily/faith-grows-through-obeying-gods-word/?s=09

  • Simply Getting Older Does Not Make You Faithful — Jesus Does

    Simply Getting Older Does Not Make You Faithful — Jesus Does

    The point behind this article is to exhort younger Christians to lean into Jesus and the sanctification provided by the Holy Spirit now and not to wait until someday in the future when a person becomes “spiritually mature.” Taking steps to grow now is the only way to see those efforts bring about a stronger […]

  • Biblical Literacy: Bible Scholar Jen Wilkin on the Importance of Bible Study

    Biblical Literacy: Bible Scholar Jen Wilkin on the Importance of Bible Study

    This article argues that it is very important for every believer to get God’s Word deep into their hearts and minds, because it is the linchpin for the hundreds of daily decisions we face, as well as supporting a mindset to allow us to respond to the promptings of the Holy Spirit. From Logos.com…………………

  • What Faith Is, and Is Not

    What Faith Is, and Is Not

    This is another typically fine article from author and pastor Randy Alcorn. Here he is writing about faith, and since his wife only recently passed away due to cancer, he is able to bring the proper experience and focus to this important topic. From Eternal Perspectives Ministries via Patheos.com……………………..

  • In Christ, We Have Direct Access to God

    In Christ, We Have Direct Access to God

    Sometimes we just need a reminder of the awesomeness of having direct access to God at all times because of the death and resurrection of Jesus! From Counseling One Another……….. https://counselingoneanother.com/2022/05/04/in-christ-we-have-direct-access-to-god/

  • The Secret to Spiritual Growth: The Suffering Circle

    The Secret to Spiritual Growth: The Suffering Circle

    This article does a superb job of outlining the truth that anyone who has walked with Christ for a while has discovered — that most of our growth occurs in the midst of and after times of suffering and trials. From author Pierce Taylor Hibbs…………….. The Secret to Spiritual Growth: The Suffering Circle

  • When You Don’t Understand What God is Doing, Trust Jesus

    When You Don’t Understand What God is Doing, Trust Jesus

    This is a great article by way of Eternal Perspectives Ministries that remind us when we don’t understand what God is doing ( or not doing ), we need to trust Jesus and His heart……. https://www.epm.org/blog/2021/Apr/7/trust-jesus-dont-understand