Category Archives: Becoming Like Christ

Do Not Judge

“Do not judge, or you too will be judged. For in the same way you judge others, you will be judged, and with the measure you use, it will be measured to you. Matthew 7:1-2 (NIV)   Judging Others I … Continue reading

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A Way Out

No temptation has seized you except what is common to man. And God is faithful; he will not let you be tempted beyond what you can bear. But when you are tempted, he will also provide a way out so … Continue reading

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Whenever You Face Trials

Consider it pure joy, my brothers, whenever you face trials of many kinds, because you know that the testing of your faith develops perseverance. Perseverance must finish its work so that you may be mature and complete, not lacking anything.  … Continue reading

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Hearts Burning Within Us

They asked each other, “Were not our hearts burning within us while he talked with us on the road and opened the Scriptures to us?” Luke 24:32 (NIV) On Fire That is my hope. That is my dream. That is … Continue reading

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A Guard Over My Mouth

Set a guard over my mouth, O LORD; keep watch over the door of my lips. Psalm 141:3 (NIV) My Mouth  Sometimes, I can’t believe what comes out of my mouth. How so? I’m not sure that I want to … Continue reading

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Accept Instruction

Listen to advice and accept instruction, and in the end you will be wise. Proverbs 19:20 (NIV)  Listen To Advice I think I have learned my lesson. I hope I have learned my lesson. I pray that I have learned … Continue reading

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Walks With The Wise

He who walks with the wise grows wise, but a companion of fools suffers harm. Proverbs 13:20 (NIV)  Suffering Harm Well, I have done plenty of that. You have done plenty of what? I have suffered plenty of harm. Why … Continue reading

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Clothe Yourself With Humility

Young men, in the same way be submissive to those who are older. All of you, clothe yourselves with humility toward one another, because, “God opposes the proud but gives grace to the humble.” Humble yourselves, therefore, under God’s mighty … Continue reading

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Evil Desire

When tempted, no one should say, “God is tempting me.” For God cannot be tempted by evil, nor does he tempt anyone; but each one is tempted when, by his own evil desire, he is dragged away and enticed. Then, … Continue reading

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Not Rest On Man’s Wisdom

My message and my preaching were not with wise and persuasive words, but with a demonstration of the Spirit’s power, so that your faith might not rest on men’s wisdom, but on God’s power. 1 Corinthians 2:4-5 (NIV) Your Word … Continue reading

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