The spiritual discipline of meditation helps us take God’s Word from the head to the heart. If we will learn to meditate well, we will join the ranks of godly men like Joshua, David, and Jesus.
The spiritual disciplines are God’s training tools to shape his children into authentic and growing disciples. This introduction describes what the disciplines are, what they are not, and why they matter.
Many today report having met or spoken to God personally, usually reporting feelings of warmth and comfort. But authentic encounters sinners have with God recorded in Scripture read much differently.
Telling someone “we need to talk” is often a precursor to a crucial conversation where a rebuke is issued. Listening to Paul describe his mindset when he rebuked the church in Corinth helps us learn to how do that conversation … Continued
Every kingdom admires some values and despises others. In Jesus’ kingdom, what tends to be admired is scorned and what tends to be despised is highly valued.