Jesus Knocking

Friday Faith Walk – John Rackliffe

Kim Faith, Faith Walk, Life 2 Comments

Welcome back to Friday Faith Walk. Every Friday we feature a new story of how someone came to faith in Christ. We all come from different places; we walk different paths, no two are the same. God reaches out to each of us at different times and in different ways until we open the door and let Him in.  He does this …

Trees

Trees of the Bible

Susie Bellamy Devotionals, Faith 4 Comments

When we arrived at our summer cabin in the mountains, the trees had not yet sprouted their leaves. They were a complicated network of bare branches until the warmer weather, the sun and rain prompted new life. Presently the trees are dressed in their finest. God gave us trees to offer shade, nourishing fruit, and a means to beautify the …

Philip 4 8

How to Apply Biblical Principles in Marriage

Kim Discipleship, Faith, Marriage 9 Comments

Last week I wrote a post, Two Reasons Marriages Fail. I discussed the top two reasons why many marriages end in divorce: couples don’t learn to leave and cleave to one another, and couples don’t put God first in their marriage. Here is a list of the most common problems marriages face today: Financial trouble (over spending, debt, not communicating …

All the time

All of Us All The Time

John Rackliffe Discipleship 6 Comments

The LORD had said to Abram, “Leave your country, your people and your father’s household and go to the land I will show you. (Genesis 12:1) I believe God is awakening the American Church to the reality that none of us completely trust Him. We trust money before Him, we trust our jobs before Him and we trust ourselves and …

guarding the tongue

Is Your Tongue a Gateway For Good or Evil?

John Rackliffe Discipleship, Faith 9 Comments

Those who guard their lips preserve their lives, but those who speak rashly will come to ruin. Prov 13: 3 NIV Warning Against Gossip and Lying In his commentary on this verse, Adam Clarke writes, “The government of the tongue is a rare but useful talent.” How true and yet how rare is it that mankind takes this wisdom of God through the pen …