Humility and the Broken Believer

“…they should be gentle and show true humility to everyone.” Titus 3:2 “Humility is perfect quietness of heart. It is for me to have no trouble; never to be fretted or vexed or irritated or sore or disappointed. It is to expect nothing, to wonder at nothing that is done to me, to feel nothingContinue reading “Humility and the Broken Believer”

Harmless Doves, [Opting Out of Cynicism]

cynical, (a definition) sinikəl/adjective 1.  believing that people are motivated by self-interest; distrustful of human sincerity or integrity. Contemptuous; mocking.         “her cynical attitude”         “he gave a cynical laugh” 2. concerned only with one’s own interests and typically disregarding accepted or appropriate standards in order to achieve them. Dictionary.comContinue reading “Harmless Doves, [Opting Out of Cynicism]”

Grace That Teaches

“For the grace of God has appeared that offers salvation to all people. It teaches us to say “No” to ungodliness and worldly passions, and to live self-controlled, upright and godly lives in this present age,” – Titus 2:11-12, NIV The grace of God can be very obvious.  It is seen by all.  It isContinue reading “Grace That Teaches”

When Jesus Becomes Real to Me, by Vance Havner

“He will glorify me, for he will take what is mine and declare it to you.” John 16:14 We do not make Jesus real by conjuring up a mental picture of Him long ago in Galilee and trying to walk in imagination with Him there. We do not have to go back two thousand yearsContinue reading “When Jesus Becomes Real to Me, by Vance Havner”