Pleasing God, Making Disciples of Jesus Christ

Galatians

Our Battles – Our Decisions: Victory Or Defeat

GALATIANS 5:16-17 – But I say, walk by the Spirit, and you will not gratify the desires of the flesh. For the desires of the flesh are against the Spirit, and the desires of the Spirit are against the flesh, for these are opposed to each other, to keep you from doing the things you want to do. THEME OF THE DAY.…

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…

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…