The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 102

107 truths about God, the world, and you. 102: Your prayers influence the world’s prevailing powers. Photo by Nils Nedel on Unsplash “Your kingdom come...” Matthew 6:10 ESV Jesus teaches His disciples to pray for God’s Kingdom to enter the world. The Greek translated as kingdom doesn’t refer to a physical place with borders, but the ruling … Continue reading The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 102

The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 95

107 truths about God, the world, and you. 95: Be baptized if you believe and receive the good news of Jesus. Photo by Tammy Chan on Unsplash Peter replied, “Repent and be baptized, every one of you, in the name of Jesus Christ for the forgiveness of your sins. And you will receive the gift … Continue reading The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 95

The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 82

107 truths about God, the world, and you. 82: You are a sinner. Photo by Kevin Andre on Unsplash If we say we have no sin, we deceive ourselves, and the truth is not in us. 1John 1:8 ESV No one in this life, in this world, can live without sinning. We sin daily in … Continue reading The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 82

The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 19

107 truths about God, the world, and you. 19: Broken relationship with God is your greatest loss. [Photo by Ian Taylor on Unsplash] He drove out man, and at the east of the garden of Eden he placed the cherubim and a flaming sword that turned every way to guard the way to the tree … Continue reading The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 19

The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 17

107 truths about God, the world, and you. 17: If it’s bad, broken, or barren, it’s our fault! [Photo by Daniel Tafjord on Unsplash] Then the Lord God said... “What is this that you have done?”Genesis 3:13 ESV In violating God’s one way of life, man broke the world in which we live. What was … Continue reading The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 17

The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 16

107 truths about God, the world, and you. 16: The first sin infected everyone. [Photo by Saad Chaudhry on Unsplash] For everyone has sinned; we all fall short of God’s glorious standard.2Corinthians 3:23 NLT Within Adam was the seed of all mankind. His sin in the beginning was everyone’s sin. The “very good” created by … Continue reading The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 16

The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 15

107 truths about God, the world, and you. 15: It all started with forbidden fruit. [Photo by Brenda Godinez on Unsplash] But the serpent said to the woman, “You will not surely die. For God knows that when you eat of it your eyes will be opened, and you will be like God, knowing good … Continue reading The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 15

The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 12

107 truths about God, the world, and you. 12: You have a unique relationship with God. [Photo by Aaron Burden on Unsplash] And the Lord God commanded the man, “You are free to eat from any tree in the garden; but you must not eat from the tree of the knowledge of good and evil, … Continue reading The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 12

The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 10

107 truths about God, the world, and you. 10: God created you out of love. Photo by Dewang Gupta on Unsplash Then the Lord God formed the man from the dust of the ground and breathed into his nostrils the breath of life, and the man became a living being.Genesis 2:7 NIV On the sixth … Continue reading The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 10

The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 9

107 truths about God, the world, and you. 9: With a word, God creates. Photo by Dawid Zawiła on Unsplash In the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth.Genesis 1:1 ESV Let there be... At His word of creation, not a single being was present except God Himself. The God who cannot lie gave … Continue reading The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 9