Comformity. Good or bad? In the church? At work? With our peers? It's so easy to get caught in trying to be who others want us to be. We work at talking like others, dressing like others, liking thing others like, believing in processes others believe in, adhering to the same doctrines and church practices...At …
"Once remarried, would you still try to have connection with your previous spouse, while in your new marriage? Would you constantly reminisce about your old spouse while with your new spouse? Would you insist your new spouse do the same things and go to the same places you went with your old spouse? The resounding answer here is... NO. Of course you wouldn't. "
"However, all your hard work hasn't gone unnoticed. The CEO's son has taken to you and recognized all your hard work. You put in for a raise/promotion previously but it never seemed to go anywhere..."
There are fruits and there are gifts. Both reference the Spirit. So what's the difference? Fruits of the Spirit are what a Christian should exhibit as they live their life connected to God, relying of the Holy Spirit to work in them. The more we feed our spirit man inside, with the Word of God, …
"Are they weird? To the natural mind, yeah probably. Are they pretty cool? You bet they are. But those things aren't weird just to be weird."
"Listen to me. We can’t be having church, doing ministry or doing life without the Holy Spirit..."
"If someone had such a manual, it would sell like hotcakes off the shelves of the stores."
"It’s not about mushy, gushy fawning or human standards ..."
"The kingdom of God doesn’t work on the same principles as here on this Earth."
Why is going to church not enough? I am a good person. Isn’t that enough? I am a Christian…but I do the same things the world does. Isn’t that enough? The answer is: No. That’s not enough. Jesus said: “I tell you the truth, no one can see the Kingdom of God UNLESS he is …