The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 105

107 truths about God, the world, and you. 105: Praying for and receiving forgiveness in Jesus’s name frees you to forgive others. Photo by Debby Hudson on Unsplash “...and forgive us our sins, as we have forgiven those who sin against us. ...” Matthew 6:12 NLT Jesus teaches His disciples to ask His Father for … Continue reading The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 105

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 101

107 truths about God, the world, and you. 101: Order your life aright, pray first for God to be glorified. Photo by Rainier Ridao on Unsplash “Our Father in heaven, hallowed be your name.” Matthew 6:9 ESV At the top of our prayer list is seeking God’s honor and glory, for this is our primary … Continue reading The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 101

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 72

107 truths about God, the world, and you. 72: God calls you to guard your heart. Photo by Miha Arh on Unsplash Run from sexual sin! No other sin so clearly affects the body as this one does. For sexual immorality is a sin against your own body. 1Corinthians 6:18 NLT Marriage as defined by … Continue reading The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 72

The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 71

107 truths about God, the world, and you. 71: God calls you to a life of purity. Photo by Katherine Hanlon on Unsplash The love of Christ controls us, because we have concluded this: that one has died for all, therefore all have died; and he died for all, that those who live might no … Continue reading The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 71

The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 70

107 truths about God, the world, and you. 70: God orders your sexuality. Photo by freestocks on Unsplash “You must not commit adultery.” Exodus 20:14 NLT The seventh commandment of the ten written in stone addresses fidelity in our sexuality. God calls us to be faithful to the sexual nature He created. His plan and … Continue reading The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 70

The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 66

107 truths about God, the world, and you. 66: Respecting God’s way blesses you. Photo by Jen Theodore on Unsplash “This is My commandment, that you love one another as I have loved you. Greater love has no one than this, than to lay down one’s life for his friends. ...” John 15:12-13 NKJV Keeping … Continue reading The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 66

The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 64

107 truths about God, the world, and you. 64: God calls you to respect authority. Photo by Kelly Sikkema on Unsplash “Every one of you shall revere his mother and his father, and you shall keep my Sabbaths: I am the Lord your God. ...” Leviticus 19:3 ESV At the heart of the fifth commandment … Continue reading The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 64

The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 63

107 truths about God, the world, and you. 93: God establishes order for your family. Photo by Tyler Nix on Unsplash Honor your father and mother. Then you will live a long, full life in the land the Lord your God is giving you. Exodus 20:12 NLT Make much of your parents. God wants His people … Continue reading The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 63