Is your life empty?

The shallowness of modern Christianity. Christianity of today is not authentic Christianity. Most Christians live lives that are worldly and empty but this world- with all its pleasures and attractions- has nothing of value to offer because the human soul can only be fulfilled by eternity since it was created to be eternal. Most Christians…

Gentleness.

A holy calling. I’ve always known that Christians should be gentle. They should help others and show kindness to everyone. I’m sure you also know that, but how many of us understand the true significance of gentleness? It goes deeper than helping or being kind- it is a fruit of the spirit that should penetrate…

When self is no longer your focus.

What does it mean to die to yourself? In our self-indulgent culture, the call of Christ to deny oneself by living a selfless life sounds extreme and unnecessary. Most Christians live their lives completely focused on themselves; their own dreams, their own heartaches, and their own insecurities. Messages of self are everywhere. Christian stores are…

The road less taken.

A taste of what it truly means to live for God. There is something so beautiful about coming to the end of yourself. Yes, that is probably the scariest and most uncomfortable place to be in, but it is the place where we can most clearly see the face of God. God makes Himself found…

When God sets the standard.

Breaking away from mediocre Christianity. The Church finds itself in the midst of a tragic dilemma. In our attempt of running away from legalism, it seems that we have abandoned holiness altogether. Why should we allow the fear of being labeled “legalistic” to keep us from becoming holy? The Christian life is one of becoming…

Why am I a Christian?

The secret behind the name. I’ve been thinking about my motivation for being a Christian. We don’t really ponder that as often as we should. Am I right? I mean, yes, we made the choice of becoming a Christian at some point in our lives. But why did we do it? And why do we still…