Americans deeply cherish liberty. Our freedoms have enabled us to do the work in a way not possible in much of the world. But is our understanding of personal freedom in agreement with what God’s Word says? What does James mean that Christians are to be judged by “the law of liberty”?
There are some verses that deal with trials. Since we know God’s Word is always correct, what are we missing if we don’t understand His meaning?
Christ questioned whether He would find faith on earth when He returned. A major part of faith is holding on. And in our society today, it is holding on to that which is good. The book of Hebrews has a lot to say about both faith and endurance.
Patience has been touted as a virtue. But in our hurried culture we are programmed to “get results fast,” and patience seems a rare commodity. We find in the Word of God that the quality of patience is actually central to the plan of God.
What do we really need to do as a world, nation and individuals to really effect the changes in society that everyone wants to see? The core issue for change lies in something most people don't want to address—repentance.
What will this Feast be like? There are still some unanswered questions but it definitely won't be like the Feasts of recent years.
The Book of Revelation tells of a mysterious mark to be imposed by the Beast prior to the return of Jesus Christ. Where does this mark come from? How will it impact the world? And how will it impact the people of God?
In these troubling times, we could all use more joy in our lives. God offers us joy in this life, and the promise of eternal joy in the life to come.