From Believing to Knowing

In his ministry, Jesus said many things about his relationship with God, but not once did he suggest that he was a believer. On the contrary, in all his statements, he made it clear that he was a knower of God and had come to testify to this experience. He minced no words when he explained this to Nicodemus: “Very truly I tell you, we speak of what we know, and we testify to what we have seen, but still you people do not accept our testimony” (John 3:11, NIV).

Prayer Is a State of Mind

Today, I would like to talk to you about, “Prayer is a State of Mind.” The reflection is inspired by a passage in Isaiah that says, “You keep him in perfect peace whose mind is stayed on you . . .” (26:3, ESV). There are as many styles of prayer as there are people whoContinue reading “Prayer Is a State of Mind”

Praying in Tongues: Why Bother?

Since the beginning of the 20th century much has been written about praying in tongues, either in support of it or against it. Today, praying in tongues continues to generate controversy within the Body of Christ. Those who object to praying in tongues often fall into the camp of cessationists who believe that most, ifContinue reading “Praying in Tongues: Why Bother?”

When a Christian Husband Says, “I Do”

Daily Devotional: Day 162 “Husbands, love your wives, just as Christ also loved the church and gave Himself for her (Ephesians 5:25). Christian marriage is no ordinary relationship. Anything directly related to Jesus Christ is not ordinary; it’s sacred. By comparing Christian marriage with the covenant relationship between Jesus and the Church, the Bible is basicallyContinue reading “When a Christian Husband Says, “I Do””