The Glory of Affliction

The Glory of Affliction

Suffering and affliction are some of the most touchy topics in Christianity. So many, after coming to Christ, expect that all their problems are simply going to disappear. This is a promise that is never expressed in scripture… in fact quite the opposite. I believe...
Favor Through Persecution

Favor Through Persecution

But as for you, you meant evil against me; but God meant it for good, in order to bring it about as it is this day, to save many people alive. Genesis 50:19 I am amazed when I read the story of Joseph. Here is a man that is often recognized for his favor and for the...
Human Ideas or The Word of God

Human Ideas or The Word of God

Therefore, we never stop thanking God that when you received his message from us, you didn’t think of our words as mere human ideas. You accepted what we said as the very word of God – which, of course, it is. And this word continues to work in you who believe.  1...