WHAT IT MEANS TO BE A CHRISTIAN

\”Whosoever he be of you that forsaketh not all that he hath, he cannot be My disciple.\” — Luk 14:33. THREE TIMES over in this chapter, our Lord says these solemn words: \”he cannot be My disciple.\” There are three conditions of discipleship. First, we must be prepared to put first things first; second, we…


Asking For Help Stinks!

Asking For Help Stinks! God opposes the proud, but gives grace to the humble—James 4:6 So, carrying burdens is something for which we are built . . . and something which we are supposed to do, as men. God designed us, built us, intends us—to lend our strength to others, to those who need it.…


PROFIT AND LOSS

PROFIT AND LOSS \”Lo, we have left all, and have followed Thee! Jesus answered, There is no man that hath left house, or brethren, or sisters, or father, or mother, or wife, or children, or lands, for My sake, and the Gospel\’s but he shall receive an hundredfold now in this time and in the…


Mistakes in Gathering

. . . if anyone thinks he is something,  when he is nothing, he deceives himself—Galatians 6:3 When we men relent and finally accept that we’re designed for community with other men, we nearly always start with the wrong criteria for choosing which men. We often plot and single out guys that are cool or…


I Surrender – I PRAY.

This entry is part 3 of 13 in the series Let's Pray

I Surrender… I Pray to the one who completes me – the one who fills the void in my heart – please help! Liberate my desolate, lonely soul… serve me with your amazing presence and complete the good works in me. I am but a wanderer – a vagabond – the called prodigal son/daughter. Pour…