Childish Adulthood Luke 18:17 Mark this: “Unless you accept God’s kingdom in the simplicity of a child, you’ll never get in.” There have been many occasions in the past where we have been ‘childish’ but not ‘child-like’ Childish in stubbornness, foolishness, and destructiveness. Often under the influence of […]
I’ve come to change everything, turn everything right-side up. “It’s time to change your ways! Turn to face God so he can wipe away your sins, pour out showers of blessing to refresh you. Here’s what I want you to do, God helping you: Take your everyday, ordinary […]
Here’s what I want you to do, God helping you: Take your everyday, ordinary life–your sleeping, eating, going-to-work, and walking-around life–and place it before God as an offering. Embracing what God does for you is the best thing you can do for him. Don’t become […]
Habakkuk 2:2-3 God answered: “Write this. Write what you see. Write it out in big block letters so that it can be read on the run. This vision-message is a witness pointing to what’s coming.” At the end of eaxh year I like to take time to take […]
Proverbs 2:2 Let your ears listen to wisdom. Apply your heart to understanding. Growing up we learn to hear. Maturity comes when we understand and apply what we have heard to our lives. Now, not everything we hear is wisdom, nor good for us so we need to […]
Proverbs 12:16 Fools have short fuses and explode all too quickly; the prudent quietly shrug off insults. Keeping our heart resentment-free is an important part of the recovery process. Offering love instead of resentment builds relationships and keeps us moving forward.
God sees spiritual maturity in us. It only comes through reading, meditating and applying His Word to our daily living.
Don’t become so well-adjusted to your culture that you fit into it.
One true sign that we are growing in spiritually is our knowledge of and respect for the Word of God. NgiWhen we are children in the faith, we have a raw respect for the words of Jesus. The first stage of our growth is to read our bible […]