Christian Living (Page 6)
How does Ruth 1:16 apply to church? “For where you go I will go, and where you lodge I will lodge. Your people shall be my people, and your God my God.”
Sanctify one another, humble one another, scrutinize one another, pressure one another, embarrass one another, corner one another, interrupt one another, defeat one another, sacrifice one another, shame one another, judge one another . . .
“We have a responsibility to do everything we can to make wise choices and obey God’s commands. However, our obedience will not guarantee immediate success. We are guaranteed that when we obey, a day will come in which we will never regret it.”
“Fasting is always motivated by deep desire. Fasting is not the suppression of desire but the intense pursuit of it. We fast because we want something more than food. . . . ” A great article on biblical fasting. Read the whole article: Sam Storms: Oklahoma City, OK > Matthew 6:16-18. Please follow and like us:
O God, My Exceeding Joy, Singing thy praises uplifts my heart, for thou art a fountain of delight, and dost bless the soul that joys in thee. But because of my heart’s rebellion I cannot always praise thee as I ought; Yet I will at all times rest myself in thy excellences, goodness, and…
“We can take the Olympic games, engaging and entertaining as they are, and see through them, and beyond them, to the ultimate realities to which they point in God’s created world, spring-loaded at every turn to teach us about redemption.”
With great faith and expectation, the CFC church family has entered a 28-day season of fasting and focused prayer from February 9 through March 8, 2013. We will be seeking the Lord concerning the future direction of CFC, upholding our leadership, praying for the body, and interceding for those in our community who do not know Christ.
Tim Challies presents a biblical perspective on work. via Work That Makes a Difference | Challies Dot Com. Please follow and like us: