When people make New Year's resolutions, they usually end up with a number of things in their lives they would like to improve. What if there was only one thing in our lives we could do really well? What would it be? The Apostle Paul says the one thing he would want to do well is to know Christ. ..
Doing One Thing Well
by Brad Mitchell
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Excerpt:Prolonged stress and anxiety and worry, the lack of rest, the lack or peace, can break us down physically and mentally.Research shows that under stress, the body and the mind rise to meet the occasion. You know, our energy burns at a higher rate. Respirations are at a higher rate. Blood pressure ..
Is there some area in your life where you have been pulling a "Jonah"? Is God prompting you to reconcile a relationship, invite a friend to church, or change a habit but you have hesitated to take action? An inner prompting should not be something that is backed away from. It is a conviction that ..
When the Holy Spirit begins His residence in us, He gives us certain gifts that we use to edify and build up the body of Christ. These "Spiritual Gifts" come in many forms. In this message, nine spiritual gifts are outlined. They are the gifts of helps, prophesy, teaching, hospitality, intercessory ..
The Holy Spirit, Part 8: The Gifts, Part 1
Most observers believe that in the past few decades, civility has declined in our culture. Manners have taken a beating in the past 30 years. But the way we treat each other is more than just manners. In order to battle the tide of uncivil behavior, we have to recognize that our fellow humans are ..
Vital Optimism, Part 3: Civility
What we say to others and what is said to us either in the distant past, recent past or future, has a chance to affect the person to which the words have been said. The biblical concept of “blessing” means to speak well of someone. Our words of affirmation and blessing can have a large influence on ..
Words That Change Lives
Asking God to "Give us today our daily bread," is not purely a request for food. It is a prayer to have God's provisions in our lives on a daily basis. God promises that if we entrust our lives to Him, He will provide for our spiritual, physical, emotional, and relational needs. Not that He will ..
World's Greatest Prayer, Part 3: Give Us Daily Bread