Tags: defeat the world, overcome sin, we overcome the world by faith, world system|
The greatest battle we face as believers is to overcome sin in our lives. Does the world control much of the things you value and love and esteem? If so, this article is for you. This article will equip you to be an effective Christian. We are looking at what the theologians call sanctification.
Tags: battle for holiness, defeating the flesh, flesh vs. spirit, overcoming the flesh, war within|
In this article, I am going to give you some solid biblical strategies about defeating the flesh. Before we look at those, please allow me a moment to set the stage for our discussion. I wish to use some examples from the history of the United States of America.
Tags: battle for holiness, righteousness of God in Christ, struggle against sin, the devil, the flesh, the world, who we are in Christ|
I believe that many believers struggle in the battle for holiness. Jerry Bridges is a wonderful author and he shares this personal story of his own struggle to be victorious: “The shrill ring of the telephone shattered the stillness of the beautiful, crisp Colorado morning. On the other end was one
Tags: boasting and arrogance, brevity of life, leave god out of your plans, Sermon James 4:13-17, uncertainty of tomorrow, warning against self confidence|
As 2020 started many people made plans. They were confident these plans would come to pass. We are going to be looking at a passage in James in this article. The date of the writing of this article is August of 2020. The world is still in the midst
Tags: james 4:11-12, judging others, sermon James 4:11-12|
Is judging others wrong? Let’s find out! There is a common belief in our society that Christians are judgmental! In fact, a few years ago, there was some research done looking at the perceptions that non-Christians have about Christians, and according to their research, 87% of