How to Keep Going While You’re Wishing, Wanting, and Waiting

Megan Smith

When you feel like you’re spinning your wheels, going through the motions, and not making progress, it may not mean that your life is at a standstill or not moving – everything may be aligned at the perfect time. Expectations and disappointment Do not be anxious about anything, but in …

Thanksgiving: Today’s Challenges are Often Tomorrow’s Blessings

Toby McKinsey

The Bible tells us to “give thanks in all circumstances” as today’s challenges are often tomorrow’s blessings and remind us “not to be anxious about anything” and “rejoice always” giving “thanks in all circumstances.” Being thankful always “Give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God in …

What the Bible says About the Supernatural and Paranormal

Megan Smith

The worldview of early Christians was one that very much believed in a supernatural realm inhabited by God, angels, spirits, and demons. But modern religious teachings and science are obscuring this original worldview. Does a supernatural realm really exist? Is there an invisible dimension outside the natural three-dimensional space we …

Researcher Finds Christian Virtues Add Up to Improved Well-Being

Jeremiah Lloyd

A researcher got an unexpected result when testing the timeless advice found in the Bible and could only conclude that Christian virtues improve well-being for those who put others before self vs. those who put self first. Jesus’ commandment proven by science “This is My commandment, that you love one …

Morning Mindset Prayers for Self-Care and Daily Preparedness

Jeremiah Lloyd

The things we do to start our day impact everything that follows. It’s important to prepare your mind and body to be at their best. Morning prayers are one of the best ways to achieve an optimal morning mindset. Day-starters for body and mind “Or do you not know that …

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What the Bible says About the Supernatural and Paranormal

What the Bible says About the Supernatural and Paranormal

The worldview of early Christians was one that very much believed in a supernatural realm inhabited by God, angels, spirits, and demons. But modern religious teachings and science are obscuring this original worldview. Does a supernatural realm really exist? Is there an invisible dimension outside the natural three-dimensional space we …

How to Keep Going While You’re Wishing, Wanting, and Waiting

When you feel like you’re spinning your wheels, going through the motions, and not making progress, it may not mean that your life is at a standstill or not moving – everything may be aligned at the perfect time. Expectations and disappointment Do not be anxious about anything, but in …

Angels & Demons

Angels and Humans: Comparing the Differences

Angels and Humans: Comparing the Differences

In creating Angels, God gave them powerful abilities humans don’t possess, while, ultimately, giving both their own unique positions in the heavenly realm. Here are the differences separating angels and humans… Before we begin, a misconception about angels and humans must be cleared up. Some mistakenly assert that when humans …
The Spirit of This Age

The Spirit of This Age

We often hear terms like Zeitgeist, turnings, astrological ages, culture cycles. The Bible also spoke of ages, and a so-called “god of this age,” who is influencing the present time, known as Satan or the devil. A series of cycles or a single age? “The god of this age has …
Do God and Satan Have Equal Powers?

Do God and Satan Have Equal Powers?

We are told to fear God but also taught to fear the devil, which leads some people to wonder if Satan and God have equal powers…Here is what the Abrahamic religions and religious scholars have to say on the matter. Satan and his power Satan, the devil, is known by …

Bible Studies

What the Bible says About the Supernatural and Paranormal

What the Bible says About the Supernatural and Paranormal

The worldview of early Christians was one that very much believed in a supernatural realm inhabited by God, angels, spirits, and demons. But modern religious teachings and science are obscuring this original worldview. Does a supernatural realm really exist? Is there an invisible dimension outside the natural three-dimensional space we …

Devotionals

Jesus: The Ultimate Minimalist

Jesus: The Ultimate Minimalist

More and more people today are embracing a minimalist lifestyle as a rejection of materialism, but over 2000 years ago Jesus Christ could be viewed as one of the earliest and ultimate to teach this philosophy. Minimalism: over 2000 years old “What has been is what will be, and what …
Living As If Each Day Is a Miracle

Living As If Each Day Is a Miracle

The existence of Earth is a miracle given the vastness of the universe. Scientists haven’t discovered anything like it yet. On earth itself, the miraculous abounds. All these are signs that we should live each day with gratitude. The miraculous is all around us “For since the creation of the …
Focus on a To-Be List, Not a To-Do List

Focus on a To-Be List, Not a To-Do List

Christian teaching tells us we aren’t saved by our works, but rather by faith. By becoming reborn in Christ with a renewal of the mind, we therefore need to focus first on what we should be. Then doing the right things will follow. Be a new creation in Christ “Therefore, …
Finding Your Goodness

Finding Your Goodness

If you want to find your inner goodness, you must first understand what goodness is, and that begins by going to the source of all goodness – God. That is the seed from which all goodness blooms with constant daily care. Finding goodness: Start with the source “Taste and see …