The key to a fruitful marriage relationship is abiding in the Christ-Vine. Carving out time to humble oneself and listen is a spouse’s secret to getting the most out of a connection with God.
Spiritual Intimacy with God
For many, fear, desire and ambition are more familiar motives than love. But God’s love changes us. This devotion offers you and your spouse questions to start a conversation about motivation and love.
There are so many things to consider when picking a church, and so many different types of churches to visit.
We can find one of the best pictures of spiritual gifts way back in the second book of the Bible.
Helpful tips for finding a church
Help for the spiritually parched
What next? The Bible uses two terms to describe what happens when people say Yes to God and join His family. This experience, which was explained earlier, is being born again. New Christians are part of God’s family just as certainly as they are part of their earthly parents’ family. He is their Father, and …
They clearly saw that – contrary to the modern consumerist culture – life did not belong to them. They had to pour it all out. A certain destiny was absorbing them into something larger than their own family and their own grief.
Having an intimate relationship with God means realizing that abundant life will never be found in another person.
I had learned that Jesus died on the cross, was buried and rose from the dead on Easter morn. It was part of our family’s belief system. It was in the creed we recited out loud each week at church. But the real-life event had happened so long ago, I didn’t see any connection to …