The Armor of God: Sword of the Spirit

Calvin’s commentary says this about the Sword of the Spirit, ”There is no man of any rank who is not bound to be a soldier of Christ. But if we enter the field unarmed, if we want our sword, how shall we sustain that character?” This is so true, isn’t it? No one is exempt … Continue reading The Armor of God: Sword of the Spirit

Spirit Filled Life

As a believer, the moment we ask Jesus to be a part of our life we receive the gift of Holy Spirit. The One whom Jesus called Helper. His best friend. The One who should be our best friend. After all, He is with us always. We are His home. What does your home look … Continue reading Spirit Filled Life

The Armor of God: Helmet of Salvation

Ephesians 6:10-18 “Finally, be strong in the Lord and in the strength of His might. Put on the full armor of God, so that you will be able to stand firm against the schemes of the devil. For our struggle is not against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the powers, against the world … Continue reading The Armor of God: Helmet of Salvation

Armor of God: The Shield of Faith

What is faith? Faith is having been persuaded, or to come to trust in something or someone.  Faith brings assurance(Hebrews 10:22) Faith is persecution, bearing each others burdens, confidence in the things of Heaven, perseverance, believing, courage(Hebrews 10:32-39) It's a lifestyle (Hebrews 10:38, Habakkuk 2:4, Romans 1:17) Faith is confidence in what we hope for, … Continue reading Armor of God: The Shield of Faith

Stress vs. Serenity

Stress!  It's everywhere!  Am I right?  It can easily seep into every area of our lives.  It can create emotional breakdowns, physical ailments, mental confusion, and social stress. Have you ever noticed that when dealing with others, we are much more impatient when we harbor stress?  Or that circumstances seem so much more overwhelming when … Continue reading Stress vs. Serenity

God’s Love vs Human Love

Have you ever been disappointed by love? Maybe your heart was broken by the one that you loved. Maybe those that are supposed to love unconditionally (parent’s) abandoned you. Somehow, in some form, we have all been disappointed, betrayed, hurt, or negatively impacted by “love.” God’s love is so different from the love that we … Continue reading God’s Love vs Human Love

Finding Self vs Selfless

The more I ask myself "Who am I?", the more I realize it's not about me- because really, what are my dreams, goals, desires in life but to follow God's will for my life. So.... Is it about me? Is it.... I am amazing. I am righteous I am patient I am kind I am … Continue reading Finding Self vs Selfless