The “Brave New World” of the 21st Century requires a “Brave New Discipleship” strategy.

How to Feel Closer to God

Posted on: August 29, 2017

  OUR FEELINGS FOR GOD DEPEND ON OUR MASTERY OF THE FACTS Most Christians would like to feel closer to God. We would like to feel warm affection for Him when we meet with Him for prayer and personal worship. We would like to feel loyalty to Him when we are otherwise pulled to sin.…

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Is God’s Love For You Personal Or Professional?

Posted on: August 22, 2017

DOES GOD LOVE YOU MERELY BECAUSE YOU’RE A HUMAN (PROFESSIONAL), OR BECAUSE YOU ARE “YOU” (PERSONAL)? Many years ago when I first became a Christian, I struggled with being able to believe that God loved me. When I looked at all my shortcomings, my inadequacies, and my behavior, it was difficult for me to believe…

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Do You Have A Magnum Adoratio?

Posted on: August 15, 2017

HELP WHEN YOU’RE TOO WEARY TO WORSHIP I mentioned last week that my greatest challenges in spending time nurturing my relationship with God are fatigue and distraction, and that there are three things I do when I don’t feel like spending time with God or worshiping Him. I remind myself of truth, that there is…

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Refresh Your Dry Times With God

Posted on: August 08, 2017

3 TIPS: WHEN YOU DON’T FEEL LIKE SPENDING TIME WITH GOD It is generally understood that one of the spiritual disciplines a Christian should have is to set aside a block of time each day – or most days – to pray, read the Word and cultivate one’s relationship with God. But what do we…

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