Day: August 9, 2010

Give Me Five More! Five More!

hebrews-121_2498_1024x768The Christian life is characterized in Hebrews as a Race we run. It is a race we as Christians have chosen to run, and if we have chosen to run it, Paul says We need to “Run with perseverance, the race marked out for us”

In a nutshell: your eyes need to be fixed on the only one that can give you the strength to make it through that race, Jesus Christ. No matter what the distraction of the day is in your life, whether it be trials or temptations, pain or sin, family troubles or loneliness. Keep your eyes fixed on Jesus. After reading this from Hebrews, you might ask, how do I apply that to my life today.

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But God

Anton Bosch 90x115by Anton Bosch

Sometimes the smallest words are the most powerful. Take the little word “if” for instance. When this two-letter word is ignored in Bible passages, it can result in a total misunderstanding of those passages. The three-letter word “but” is equally powerful, both in every-day use and in the Bible.

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