Unvictorious Believers in Victory

Idea: A simple thing prevents victory; a simple solution brings it. What do you think about persons who claim to believe in victory over sin but who obviously and routinely fall under temptation? Or does that describe you? And if so, how do you cope? Isn’t the thought that you are lost hopelessly discouraging? Don’t you feel a panic at …

By This Will All Men Know…

“When Jesus died, He died alone. There is no greater pain. When we die to ourselves, we’re to do it together, with our community. There is no stronger bonding.” Larry Crabb, Connecting, p. 95 I’ve been discovering something so simple and radical in the Gospel: loving the Lord with all my heart, soul, mind and strength is not enough. He …