Imagine life being like a wheel. In our hurriedness, business ambition, worry, or anxiety, we attempt to live at the outside of a wheel that seems to move faster and cover more ground as we trust in our giftedness rather than our godliness. This is pride. However, Christ is at the hub of the wheel, […]
Sin is a desire for any life apart from God. It attempts to find significance, contentment, control, and security in everything else, but Him. The more we try to find these apart from God the more insignificant, discontent, out of control, and insecure we become. Our search is right, yet often times we just look […]
David’s Prayer of Restoration
Is there any area of your life where you have one foot in and one foot out with God? That’s the definition of anxiety, a divided inner being. When our hearts are partially devoted to God, we trust in our giftedness, rather than godliness. To get both feet in with God requires full surrender of […]
Why Aren’t You Satisfied?
Are you struggling to find satisfaction? Jesus offered us a clue to why we are not satisfied. Jesus taught, “Blessed are the pure in heart, for they will see God” (Matthew 5:8). Blessed means “satisfied.” Consequently, an impure heart, one with mixed devotions, leads us to dissatisfaction. However, the God of the universe demonstrates His […]