Hardships are bound to come upon every person. Yet, for a believer; trials, sufferings, and hardships can be counted as pure joy because God uses adversities as a tool to grow us in our trust and intimacy with Him. The Lord isn’t using life’s trials to break us down, but to build us more into Christlikeness.
Month: April 2018
When a local church ministers to all three aspects within an individual (their spirit, soul, and body), it can make the difference between a relatively stagnant church and one that is making a fruitful impact for Christ in their community. The results can be seen in people being saved, growth of the church body, and spiritual growth in its individual members.
Jesus was born in the land of Israel and raised by a Jewish family. He was brought up in a Jewish heritage with its practices and customs. Accordingly, there are numerous blessing to be found by studying Jewish history and culture. This can provide additional insights into accounts from Scripture. […]