This is how you wait on God!
katweenah: braddahhenny: You know what waiters are doing at a restaurant when they wait on people? They’re serving them. They’re not just standing there literally waiting around. That’s how it should be when we wait on God. Still doin what we do, serving Him, not just sitting there waiting for something to happen. EXACTLY LIKE THIS.
—Proverbs 16:9 “Therefore I tell you, do not be anxious about your life, what you will eat or what you will drink, nor about your body, what you will put on. Is not life more than food, and the body more than clothing? Look at the birds of the air: they neither sow nor reap nor gather into barns, and yet your heavenly Father feeds them. Are you not of more value than they? And which of you by...
breatheknowledge: I prayed, I prayed, I prayed some more and God heard me, answered me. How I love him so. <3 true testimony.
thywordshallbeheard: I often get so tired of high school and daydream about college. one of my most common thoughts is “if i were in college, life would be so much better. let me tell you a little about my life right now. I’m a co-leader of 3 clubs at my school: First Priority (Christian outreach club), Students for the Poor, and Girls’ Bible Study. i’m also a leader for the middle schoolers at...
Ten Reasons JESUS Came to Die!
nyackcollege: #10 - To destroy hostility between races #9- To give marriage its deepest meaning #8- To absorb the wrath of God #7- So that we would escape the curse of the law #6- To reconcile us with God #5- To show God’s love for sinners #4- To show Jesus’ own love for us #3- To take away our condemnation #2- To bring us to God #1- To give eternal life to all who believe in Him!
How To Have A Quiet Time (Part 1)
leeyounger: It’s Going To Be Different For Everyone What should I do for my quiet time? Do you have your quiet time every day? What should I be reading in the Scriptures? Do you journal? Do you know of any good devotional books? I hear these questions constantly. No joke. Seriously, I probably get some form of these questions (either on tumblr or facebook or in person) every week. I’m...
How I Wish the Homosexuality Debate Would Go.
katweenah: Just once, I’d like to see a TV interview go more like this: Host: You are a Christian pastor, and you say you believe the Bible, which means you are supposed to love all people. Pastor: That’s right. Host: But it appears to me that you and your church take a rather unloving position when it comes to gay people. Are homosexuals welcome to come to your church? Pastor: Of...
Ways to Discern Gods will for your life
1 Kings 3:9 ESV / Give your servant therefore an understanding mind to govern your people, that I may discern between good and evil, for who is able to govern this your great people?” - A good first step: ASK for discernment. Pray that God will give you the ability to discurn his will in your life. After you come to christ, he will give you his holy spirit that can help you discern his will....
But solid food is for the mature, for those who have their powers of discernment...– Hebrews 5:14 ESV
And it is my prayer that your love may abound more and more, with knowledge and...– Philippians 1:9-10 ESV Looking up bible verse on discernment, like how to apply it in a practical way. Finding a lot of verses telling me to use discernment, but not many explain further than that. I wish more people followed this blog so you guys could helppp meee
A white lie is a big ole black lie covered up in self-righteousness– (via selfless-kid)
Can I just say something?
abideinhislove: It is never okay to tell someone they aren’t walking with God just because they don’t operate in the gifts of the Spirit. It is never okay to tell someone they aren’t a Christian just because they don’t agree with every minuscule aspect of your theology. It is never okay to be an arrogant and judgmental jerk to anyone, especially your brothers and sisters in Christ. It’s just...
Do not regard your servant as a worthless woman, for all along I have been...– 1 Samuel 1
1 Samuel 1 The Birth of Samuel 1 There was a certain man from Ramathaim, a Zuphite[a]from the hill country of Ephraim, whose name was Elkanah son of Jeroham, the son of Elihu, the son of Tohu, the son of Zuph, an Ephraimite. 2 He had two wives; one was called Hannah and the other Peninnah. Peninnah had children, but Hannah had none. 3 Year after year this man went up from his town to worship...
What does it mean that Jesus "fulfilled the Law?"
theanswergirl: [This answer is dedicated (and inspired by) my beautiful and awesome sister in Christ, Naomi. It’s sort of an extension of her post.] As Naomi very well said, Jesus did NOT abolish the law, but fulfilled it. By fulfilling it, Jesus did a couple of things: Completed the Priestly laws, so we wouldn’t have to (Matthew 27:51; Hebrews 4:14) Confirmed the moral law - and set higher...