In this series we explore what God has to say in his word about our hearts, specifically as it relates to: Worship: What is worship? Is it something you do? Feel? A place you go? A style of music? Serving: What does it mean to have the heart of a servant? How does the gospel […]
Our rebel hearts look for life in a million different people, places, and things. The Bible calls all of them, false hopes, idols, even false gods. They promise but they can’t deliver. God alone, through the Spirit, gives and sustains life.
True worshipers of Jesus remain connected to him (abide in him) by consistent meditation of the Word and prayer in the Word. This abiding produces fruit (evidence, results, change) in the lives of those who abide. In fact, the Bible is clear – one can profess to be a christian without abiding in Christ, but one […]
Paul tells Christians they should be praying at all times in the Spirit. What does that look like in every day life? Why is prayer so vital? We explore those questions and more as we consider what Paul taught these young Christians about prayer.
In this portion of the letter, Paul guides his readers to continue exploring what it means to walk in love, Paul has just explained that as God’s children we are commanded to imitate him, namely by walking in love, and immediately moves to show us how walking in love changes & shapes every area of our […]