Christian Living

Devote Yourself To Prayer

Woman praying

This morning I read Colossians 4:2. Paul exhorted, Devote yourself to prayer, being watchful and thankful. I wanna know, just how does a mom of 5 young kids, a single parent, college student, or full-time working father, HOW DO I do this? How’s your prayer life? Mine sucks, so no judgment from me. I want…

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Are you good enough to go to Heaven?

Are you Good Enough to go to Heaven

We’re all born with this profound sense: there’s more to life than we can see. Heaven! Most people ascribe to the theory, if you do enough good in life, heaven is your reward. That begs my question: “are YOU good ENOUGH to go to Heaven?” A Place Called Heaven: The Bible assures, Heaven’s as real…

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If I could speak to fathers, here’s what I’d say

I’ve thought a lot about this day, Father’s Day, that is. Especially this year. I have some things burning in my heart. If I could speak to fathers, here’s what I’d say… Be on the alert It’s not surprising that fathers are under attack. The enemy is on the prowl looking to devour you. But…

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Giving Up vs Surrendered? How you can tell the difference.

Do you ever feel like your life is spiralling out of control? I see you rolling your eyes. You’re like, “EVER? How ’bout always???” This is real-time for me, so I get it. In the last few months I’ve uttered the words, “I GIVE UP!” more times than I can count. The Bible reminds us,…

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Why you NEED to praise God

Christian Women Conference Speaker Donna Lowe

Perhaps you’ve never thought of praise as a need. After all, God doesn’t need you to tell Him He’s great, does He? Of course not. Here’s why you need to praise God. When you need to praise God There are those times when the warmth of the sun melts my heart. There are days when…

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You’ve decided to follow Jesus. Now what?

Following Jesus

You’ve decided to follow Jesus. Now what? Best decision you’ve ever made, btw! But, no one instinctively knows the next steps. There are some practical first steps you can follow. Follow Jesus to a healthy church To go on living as before would be counter-productive. You need sound teaching. Aside from your decision to follow…

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Repent To Be Saved

People often ask, “what do I have to do to be saved”? The short answer often given by Christians is simply to “believe in Jesus Christ”. While that statement is true, it’s incomplete. One must repent to be saved. Repentance is salvation’s missing link It’s taught over 500 times in scripture, and illustrated in many…

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Waiting on God? Don’t wait in vain.

Christian Women Speakers

Three things you detest: waiting. Waiting. WAITING! Yet, when it comes to your prayers, God seems to have you “on hold” – a lot! Is He simply reluctant? Does He withhold for no reason? Prayers often go unanswered for lack of preparing. You have a part to do. Here are four ways to ensure you…

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Why are we hoarding our time?

“When I have time to give, I will. Right now, I’m too busy”!, we say. We are kidding ourselves.Why are we hoarding our time? Why we hoard time. We live in a generation of time misers. We’ll give money but not our time. Mostly because we can always get more money. Time, however, is evaporating.…

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Grace Is…

For those of us who believe, grace is the essence of Christianity. Grace is amazing. Or, is it? If asked, how would you describe grace? Would it be, “a little underwhelming”? If so, you’re not alone. The crisis of modern-day Christianity is our apathy toward grace. Maybe it’s the over/misuse of the word that leaves…

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