Tag: Spiritual Disciplines

  • The Importance of Study – – – Dallas Willard

    The Importance of Study – – – Dallas Willard

    The importance of study In the spiritual discipline of study we engage ourselves, above all, with the written and spoken Word of God. Here is the chief positive counterpart of solitude. As solitude is the primary discipline of abstinence for the early part of our spiritual life, so study is the primary discipline of engagement. […]

  • If You Want to Grow in the Christian Life

    If You Want to Grow in the Christian Life

    This article provides some great insights into how and why our pursuit of spiritual growth is so important. From OpentheBible.org……… https://openthebible.org/article/want-grow-christian-life/?s=09

  • The Value of Solitude — Dallas Willard

    The Value of Solitude  — Dallas Willard

    The Value of Solitude We have already seen what a large role solitude played in the life of our Lord and the great ones in His Way. In solitude, we purposefully abstain from interaction with other human beings, denying ourselves companionship and all that comes from our conscious interaction with others. We close ourselves away; […]

  • You Don’t Have to Read the Bible Every Day

    You Don’t Have to Read the Bible Every Day

    This article stresses that we don’t have to read our Bible, we get to. From Knowable Word……. https://www.knowableword.com/2022/07/18/you-dont-have-to-read-the-bible-every-day/

  • The Path of Liberation is Found in the Disciplines

    The Path of Liberation is Found in the Disciplines

    Path of Liberation Through the Disciplines Experimental, prayerful implementation of solitude, silence, fasting—and other appropriate practices, such as service, fellowship, worship, and study (there is no such thing as a complete list of spiritual disciplines)—will certainly liberate us into the riches of Kingdom living. They are the key to the keys. We do not have […]

  • The Student Resembles The Master

    The Student Resembles The Master

    “Spiritual formation in Christ is the process through which disciples or apprentices of Jesus take on the qualities or characteristics of Christ himself, in every essential dimension of human personality. The overall orientation of their will, the kinds of thoughts and feelings that occupy them, the “automatic” inclinations and “readinesses” of their body in action, […]

  • TREAT READING SCRIPTURE LIKE A DAILY CORE EXERCISE

    TREAT READING SCRIPTURE LIKE A DAILY CORE EXERCISE

    “Building our core” has become an exercise catchphrase, meaning that strengthening and maintaining our body’s core is fundamental to good physical health. This article tells us that in the same way, reading the Bible regularly (not in a guilt-producing way, but as a form of spiritual discipline), is fundamental to being spiritually healthy; all other […]