Posts in Faith
Do You Have Desperate Faith?

The popular conception today is that faith is believing something when there is a lack of evidence or in spite of the evidence, so we speak of a “leap of faith.” Yet, this definition of faith is nowhere to be found in God’s word. We can learn a lot from the Old and New Testament saints regarding the true meaning of saving faith.

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Christian Basics: What Are the Five “Alones” and Why Do You Need to Know Them?

You may have seen the phrases on t-shirts and tattoos, heard pastors mention them when preaching, or come across them in your readings: the five “alones” (or most commonly “the five solas” in Latin) of Protestant Christianity. How did these five basic Christian beliefs originate, and what do they mean?

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3 Reasons to Be Excited Right Now about Jesus' Second Coming

Christians can be hesitant to focus on Jesus’ second coming for a variety of reasons, including the pressing cares of this life, a knee-jerk reaction to false prophecies about the date of Christ’s return, and an unfamiliarity about what Scripture says on the subject. Here are three reasons to be excited right now about the second coming of Jesus.

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You Are Very Important—the Sixth Day of Creation

Human beings in the West are very confused. On the one hand, we sense that we are important and significant. Life means something. We have purpose—a high purpose. We are destined for great things. On the other hand, we tell ourselves, incessantly, that we are meaningless and insignificant. In Genesis 1:24-26, you will find three reasons why you are important.

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