Kind-Of Christians

Saturday, June 24, 2017 Kind-Of Christians Now when they saw the boldness of Peter and John, and perceived that they were uneducated and untrained men, they marveled. And they realized that they had been with Jesus.—Acts 4:13 There are a lot of people running around today who are what we might describe as kind-of Christians….

What The Bible Teaches Us about Financial Obligations and Responsibility

By Cliff Dansby Contributing Author Money, everyone says, is “the root of all evil”. Many Christians and non-Christians alike misquote this teaching from the apostle Paul in the New Testament book of 1 Timothy. However, it’s the love of money and its misuse that leads to evil, problems and behaviors that sadden God. Christians are asked…

His Ambassadors

Tuesday, June 16, 2015 So we are Christ’s ambassadors; God is making his appeal through us. We speak for Christ when we plead, “Come back to God!”—2 Corinthians 5:20 When I would hunt snakes as a kid, I would never pick them up by the tail. I would use my foot to pin them down…

Sin’s Greatest Deterrent

Before we begin today’s devotion . . . The Bible tells us that certain things will take place in the last days, and we are seeing some of them happen before our very eyes. The headlines are filled with signs of the times. Yesterday’s Prophecies AreToday’s HeadlinesHow are we to respond to these things, and…

The Company You Keep

Monday, May 25, 2015 It isn’t my responsibility to judge outsiders, but it certainly is your responsibility to judge those inside the church who are sinning. God will judge those on the outside; but as the Scriptures say, “You must remove the evil person from among you.”—1 Corinthians 5:12–13 When I’m around nonbelievers, I don’t…

Be a Friend

Thursday, April 23, 2015 So we tell others about Christ, warning everyone and teaching everyone with all the wisdom God has given us. We want to present them to God, perfect in their relationship to Christ.—Colossians 1:28 Somewhere along the line, we have separated evangelism from discipleship. We preach the gospel, but we don’t disciple….