God revealed the birth of Jesus to scholars from the east because Christ came for all the nations. Open your heart to God's revelation of Himself beyond your own immediate context and embrace His purpose.
God became flesh in the person of Jesus Christ so that those who believe and receive Him may have life and have it to the fullest. Let us make room for Jesus in our hearts, that we may not miss God's perfect plan for our lives.
Christ followers anticipate Jesus' return when all who trust in Him, living or dead, will be reunited. Entrust your eternity to Christ, Expect His return with eagerness, and encourage each other with hope.
God shows up in unexpected places to people who are receptive and makes them His messengers. Serve God in the margins, listen to His voice receptively, and take His message to others.
When the Son of God came to earth, humanity was too busy and crowded to receive Him. Slow down and create space in this busy season for Jesus.
AS called ones we have been given the essential ingredients to overcome the spiritual battle by enjoying the richness we have through Jesus Christ. Live in victory by relying on God's richness through His Son. Jesus demonstrated by His unconditional love, His unfailing grace, and by a life that walks in obedience thru the power of the Spirit and by abiding in His word.
As called ones we are engaged in a spiritual battle, which requires spiritual preparation and strategy. Stand strong in the spiritual battle by relying on the provision, preparation, and power of God's Spirit.
The way we relate to people with whom we work should reflect or relationship with Christ. Treat people at work with the same attitude you would Christ, to whom you are ultimately accountable.
Christian homes are the headquarters of disciple-making. This is where children honor their parents and parents train their children according to the Bible. Practice disciple-making in your home by relating to each other spiritually, scripturally, and selflessly.
Marriage is a relationship between a husband, a wife, and Christ, which gives witness to the gospel. If you are married, honor your spouse with submission, love, and respect, and thus, proclaim the gospel. If you are single, honor God with your singleness practicing submission, love, and respect in your relationships.
Christ followers are called to avoid spiritual darkness and live as children of light. Expose and avoid the deeds of darkness and pursue God's will with wisdom.
As God's people we have been called to a new way of living, which requires intentionality. Make a conscious decision to get rid of the old self and get your new self on.
Believers are called to keep the unity of the body of Christ through service, truth, and love. Embrace oneness by praying for unity, serving the body, and giving for the work of the church.
Christ gives us the power through his Spirit to fully receive, experience, and share the gospel. Rely on the Spirit's power to transform you, strengthen you, and use you for his glory.
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God's movement is a powerful one. Be a part of it. Join a small group and grow together with other believers. Be disciplemakers.
We can praise God for His grace with which he chose us, granting us every spiritual gift. Receive God's grace in Jesus Christ and praise the Father for every blessing that comes with it.
God makes things new. He calls us to step into the new, leaving the old behind. Look with eyes of faith at what God is doing and embrace joyfully.
Singing about God's deliverance and might is both what God deserves and good for our faith. Worship God through spiritual and scriptural singing as you give him praise and grow in your faith.