Real Joy Has an Address

Real Joy Has an Address by Matt Smethurst for The Gospel Coalition As a dad, I’m not always pleased when my kids obey me. This is because they need to obey with a glad and sincere heart, and that is not always the case. Any child can muster grudging compliance. I’m longing to see a willing spirit and joyful trust. The command to be joyful permeates the Scriptures, but it’s a bit strange if you think about it. Joy is an emotion, not a behavior. How can I be told to feel a certain…

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The Light of the Gospel

The Light of the Gospel On mission. Am I on mission and spreading the Gospel? This is a question that I struggle with everyday. Am I doing enough to show others what the Good Word looks like? One of the main reasons I decided to attend the church where we currently in attendance was due to the Associate Pastor explaining to every one this church “is on mission in our city”. He also explained the church was on mission around the world, which it is very involved in lands far,…

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How Your Faith Can Empower You to Greatness

How Your Faith Can Empower You to Greatness by SHAWN A. AKERS for Charisma News Rev. Pablo Diaz says his life mission is to help people maximize their personal and leadership potential. All it takes is a little bit of faith. The vice president of ministries for Guideposts’ Outreach Division, Diaz says he learned well as part of the John Maxwell team that faith empowers believers with strength to face life’s challenges and to maximize the opportunities that are set before them each day. “Faith is inner strength that we…

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Jesus Christ: A Name So Powerful People Call You A Bigot for Using It

Jesus Christ: A Name So Powerful People Call You A Bigot for Using It by Randolph Jason for Gospel News Network Tucker Carlson is one of my favorite commentators and about the only corporate media news that I watch. Tucker Carlson doesn’t actually report on news so much as provide commentary on current events. He speaks his mind and he speaks clearly and directly. Throughout 2019 Mr. Carlson has been speaking truth directly to power, so-much-so that I have turned to my wife on a number of occasions and told…

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Good News!! 94 Clinic Workers Want to Leave Their Jobs After Watching ‘Unplanned’

Good News!! 94 Clinic Workers Want to Leave Their Jobs After Watching ‘Unplanned’ by BILLY HALLOWELL for Charisma Mag GNN Note – You think this movie is not having the intended effect? Bringing people, not only back to their sense, but having run straight into the arms of Jesus Christ. I thank God everyday for this movie coming to theaters and spreading the truth. ****** Chuck Konzelman, writer and director of Unplanned, a film about Planned Parenthood clinic director turned pro-life advocate Abby Johnson, revealed Wednesday during a congressional testimony that…

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Renewal of The Mind

Renewal of The Mind My mind is a bad neighborhood that is not be trusted. Without taking God along the darkness engulfs all the light. It is only His Light that breaches the darkness and returns me to stable ground. This is an ongoing minute by minute, hour by hour and day by day battle. Just today my mind had me wondering back-allies filled with monsters coming at me from every angel imaginable. It was only when I stepped back into the Light of Jesus Christ that sanity returned and…

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