We are the enemy of God according to Romans 5:10. In the light of God's law, we all stand in orange jumpsuits. Guilty criminals.
It's often defined as something like this: "But God is love! And God loves love!" But don't be mistaken, the world is hostile to the Truth.
There are no lone-ranger Christians; to be a Christian without a church home, is to be like a bee without a hive.
In the world, we are not residents, but aliens; passing through with our belongings, ready to checkout, and joyful to be bound for our home.
The Christian life is military and prayer our wartime air support. Like fighting in combat against an overwhelming foe, we need air support.
Reading the Bible without meditating is like eating without chewing. If we are to be doers of the Word, we must be chewers of the Word.
The reason why Christians lack zeal for Christ is because zeal is not primarily a feeling we have, but an obedience we cultivate.
Bad habits are often broken by better relationships. Some give up smoking for marriage or eat differently for loved ones.
In the Old Testament God’s grace shows no bounds. And in the New Testament God's grace shows no depths. The gospel is a gospel of grace.
The great cause for neglecting to pay attention to God's Word is not a lack of time, but lack a of heart. Reading requires work.