The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 103

107 truths about God, the world, and you. 103: Praying for God’s will to be done transforms your desires. Photo by Letizia Bordoni on Unsplash “...your will be done, on earth as it is in heaven.” Matthew 6:10 ESV Praying for God’s will to be accomplished on earth is something Jesus teaches His disciples. By … Continue reading The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 103

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 93

107 truths about God, the world, and you. 93: Jesus fulfilled the old law to make you new. Photo by shraga kopstein on Unsplash In him you were also circumcised with a circumcision not performed by human hands. Your whole self ruled by the flesh was put off when you were circumcised by Christ, having … Continue reading The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 93

The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 87

107 truths about God, the world, and you. 87: Seeing your sin opens the door to life. Photo by valérie faiola on Unsplash Then I said, “It’s all over! I am doomed, for I am a sinful man. I have filthy lips, and I live among a people with filthy lips, yet I have seen … Continue reading The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 87

The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 85

107 truths about God, the world, and you. 85: God made a way for you to escape His wrath. Photo by Deleece Cook on Unsplash God didn’t set us up for an angry rejection but for salvation by our Master, Jesus Christ. He died for us, a death that triggered life. 1Thessalonians 5:9-10 The Message … Continue reading The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 85

The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 84

107 truths about God, the world, and you. 84: Your every sin deserves the death penalty. Photo by Einar Storsul on Unsplash “...Behold, all souls are mine; the soul of the father as well as the soul of the son is mine: the soul who sins shall die. ...” Ezekiel 18:4 ESV No matter its … Continue reading The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 84

The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 81

107 truths about God, the world, and you. 81: Your contentment is found in God’s goodness. Photo by Annie Spratt on Unsplash You desire but do not have, so you kill. You covet but you cannot get what you want, so you quarrel and fight. You do not have because you do not ask God. … Continue reading The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 81

The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 80

107 truths about God, the world, and you. 80: Your desires effect your freedom. Photo by Sigmund on Unsplash The Lord is my chosen portion and my cup; you hold my lot. The lines have fallen for me in pleasant places; indeed, I have a beautiful inheritance. Psalm 16:5-6 ESV You must not desire someone … Continue reading The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 80

The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 78

107 truths about God, the world, and you. 78: Your words represent you and your beliefs about God and the world. Photo by cyrus gomez on Unsplash Do not lie to each other, since you have taken off your old self with its practices and have put on the new self, which is being renewed … Continue reading The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 78

The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 76

107 truths about God, the world, and you. 76: God wants you to safeguard the reputation of others. Photo by Mimi Thian on Unsplash “You shall not bear false witness against your neighbor.” Exodus 20:16 ESV In the ninth commandment of the ten written in stone, God warns His people: Do not tell lies about … Continue reading The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 76