Devotionals

Resisting the Spirit of Fear

Resisting the Spirit of Fear

Amid perilous times fear can spread like wildfire, but the Bible reminds us God has not given us a spirit of fear but of power. Here’s how the Bible teaches to hold onto faith and resist being consumed by the spirit of fear. Is fear a spirit? “For God gave …

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Seven Types of Love According to the Bible

Seven Types of Love According to the Bible

On Valentine’s Day, we think of love, and here are seven types of love described in the Bible using Greek words as found in the New Testament. Here’s what they mean and scriptural examples. Love type #1: Agapé Agapé is a Greek word that means love or goodwill. It is also …

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Putting Yourself First?

Putting Yourself First?

A phrase often heard among the self-help crowd is “putting yourself first” and prioritizing your happiness, but this concept is antithetical to what Jesus taught. Here is what the Bible says you should put first and why. Why the self-help gurus are wrong about putting yourself first Self-help articles and …

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Is it Wrong for Christians to Seek Wealth?

Is it Wrong for Christians to Seek Wealth?

A common New Year’s resolution is setting goals for success, often defined by accumulating material riches. The Bible warns of the dangers of pursuing money– so is it wrong for Christians to seek wealth? What’s wrong with having wealth? “Riches and honor are with me, enduring wealth and righteousness.” –Proverbs …

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Jesus is the Christ of Christmas

Jesus is the Christ of Christmas

Christmas celebrates the most important event for humanity, the birth of Jesus Christ. Here’s a look at the holiday’s true origins and what we must never forget. Christmas: What’s in a word? Christ is not Jesus’ last name but a title meaning the Messiah. The word Christmas joins the name “Christ” and …

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Shocking Statistic of American Households Revealed

Shocking Statistic of American Households Revealed

A shocking statistic revealed by the latest U.S. Census Bureau data shows the nuclear family has sunk to a lower depth than anyone imagined…Has the death of the family arrived? What impact will it hold for the future? Death of the traditional family? “Therefore a man shall leave his father …

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