Tag: word of God

  • Eat This Book

    Eat This Book

    I want to counter this widespread practice of taking personal experience instead of the Bible as the authority for living. I want to pull the Christian Scriptures back from the margins of the contemporary imagination where they have been so rudely elbowed by their glamorous competitors, and reestablish them at the center as the text…

  • Unchoke the Word and Unleash its Power

    Unchoke the Word and Unleash its Power

    Mark 4:19 (ESV) 19 but the cares of the world and the deceitfulness of riches and the desires for other things enter in and choke the word, and it proves unfruitful. The word of God is powerful. It is described as a double-edged sword that can pierce the hearts of men. Growing up, I have made it a goal to…

  • How Much of the Word is in You?

    How Much of the Word is in You?

    Romans 12:2 New Living Translation (NLT) 2 Don’t copy the behavior and customs of this world, but let God transform you into a new person by changing the way you think. Then you will learn to know God’s will for you, which is good and pleasing and perfect. Worry, fear, doubt, unbelief, lust,  survival mode…..< The Bible…