Pleasing God, Making Disciples of Jesus Christ

Galatians

We Really Don’t Have To

GALATIANS 5:24 – And those who belong to Christ Jesus have crucified the flesh with its passions and desires. THEME OF THE DAY. WE REALLY DON’T HAVE TO. Sin. It is real. It is powerful. It won’t go away in this life. Every single human being is under its influence. Even the Christian, but with one distinction. For the non-Christian, sin is…

The Faith-Based Life

GALATIANS 2:20 – I have been crucified with Christ. It is no longer I who live, but Christ who lives in me. And the life I now live in the flesh I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave himself for me. THEME OF THE DAY. THE FAITH-BASED LIFE. Imagine we sat down for a conversation.…

Two Types Of Christians

GALATIANS 6:2 – Bear one another’s burdens, and so fulfill the law of Christ. THEME OF THE DAY. TWO TYPES OF CHRISTIANS. There are those Christians that just light up a room when we see them. Their presence is a source of immediate encouragement. Often, they don’t even need to say a word. Just the twinkle in their eyes, the smile, and…

How To Enjoy Our Freedom In Christ

GALATIANS 5:1; 13-15 – For freedom Christ has set us free; stand firm therefore, and do not submit again to a yoke of slavery. For you were called to freedom, brothers. Only do not use your freedom as an opportunity for the flesh, but through love serve one another. For the whole law is fulfilled in one word: “You shall love your…

The Christian Life As God Intends

GALATIANS 6:2 – Bear one another’s burdens, and so fulfill the law of Christ. THEME OF THE DAY. THE CHRISTIAN LIFE AS GOD INTENDS. Do we know how many “one another” passages are in the Bible? Fifty-nine. Yes, there is that many. I won’t list them all but the fact so many exist points us to one sure truth – Christianity is…

The Crucified And Risen With Christ Life

GALATIANS 2:20 – I have been crucified with Christ. It is no longer I who live, but Christ who lives in me. And the life I now live in the flesh I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave himself for me. THEME OF THE DAY. THE CRUCIFIED AND RISEN WITH CHRIST LIFE. Today’s scripture is…