A Time to Be Renewed REAL LIVING

Sir Walter Scott wrote: “Oh, what a tangled web we weave When first we practice to deceive!” The life that is real cannot be built on things that are deceptive. Before we can walk in the light, we must know and accept ourselves and yield ourselves to God. It is...

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A Time to Be Renewed CONFIDENCE IN GOD

We must keep in mind that our enemies (the flesh and blood variety) are tools of the real enemy, Satan. “For our struggle is not against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the powers, against the world forces of this darkness, against the spiritual forces of wickedness in...

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A Time to Be Renewed THREE PRAYER REQUESTS

In ministering to the Thessalonians, the Apostle Paul prayed for three specific requests that serve to show us how we ought to pray for others (1 Thessalonians 3:10-13). First, he prayed that their faith might mature (v.10). The faith of Christians never reaches perfection; there is always need for adjustment...

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A Time to Be Renewed INTO ALL THE WORLD

Trusting Christ is a matter not only of believing, but also of obeying. Part of obeying includes heeding Christ’s Great Commission. In addition, God “commandeth all men everywhere to repent” (Acts 17:30). We must never minimize the missionary outreach of the church. Lost souls around the world cannot be saved...

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