But it is good for me to draw near to God… Psalm 73:28a

Things Above

author Posted by: Mike on date Sep 1st, 2011 | filed Filed under: Daily Bible Verse

In Colossians, chapter 3, we are given the exhortation to set your affection on things above. We are then told how to do that. Put off the old man.  Put on the new man. Lie not one to another. In other words, don’t live in sin. Read more »

How do I stop sinning?

author Posted by: Mike on date Dec 31st, 2004 | filed Filed under: Faith

Each new year, resolutions are made, but seldom do they result in lasting change or improvement. Most resolutions are filled with good intentions. Each one is a hope that something will be different or make our lives better. They are decisions born out of need; the need to stop sinning.

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Do we teach our children about faith, or works?

author Posted by: Mike on date Oct 30th, 2004 | filed Filed under: Faith, Homeschool

I have been thinking on this for some time. I want to teach my children about faith in God, but often I find myself slipping into a works mentality. It is so easy to do, because it is so close to how we naturally think in our fallen state. The world values achievement and winning over everything else, while God values faith. Read more »