What is Christian doctrine?
As someone who has a penchant for the new, novel, and exciting, it is torture when life feels ho-hum.
What is peace? We often define it in terms of what it isn’t—as in, it’s the absence of conflict or distraction or anything that makes us feel uncomfortable or disturbed.
I really, really did not like the word repentance.
My way or the highway.
Look out for Number One.
When you picture strength, what comes to mind?
“My stupid mouth has got me in trouble. I said too much again.”
“I’m good.” “It’s all good.” “Good news!” The word good is our default for anything vaguely positive. But what do we mean when we talk about goodness?
In Galatians, love is the first fruit of the Spirit listed. Perhaps that’s because love is what enables us to develop the other fruits of the Spirit in our lives, paving the way for what God wants to do in our hearts.