I Am So Ashamed – A Bible Study on Shame and Sharing the Gospel with Others
It is right to be ashamed of bad behavior, but we should never be ashamed to proclaim our faith in Jesus. "For I am not ashamed of the gospel, for it is the power of God for salvation to everyone who believes, to the Jew first and also to the Greek.” (Romans 1:16) Who can you share the Lord with today? How can you show the world that you are not ashamed of your faith in God?
Comparison and Our Value (A Study in Ecclesiastes)
Comparison sneaks into my life when I least expect it. I want to know, “Am I OK? Am I cool enough, good looking enough, or smart enough? Do I fit in?" We're always concerned about that, aren't we? The only way we think we can figure out the answer to those questions is by comparing ourselves to others. We measure up our value based on what other people are like.
Where Is The Sanctuary of God? A Bible Study of Psalm 73
Psalm 73 is a powerful and satisfying read. The author, Asaph, couldn’t make sense of the world he saw around him. But, he intentionally stepped into the sanctuary of God, gained a God’s-eye view of the world and a new appreciation for his Maker. But where is God’s sanctuary? Chris gives the Biblical answer in this post.
Finding My Pace in Life
As I flipped through another page in my planner, I wondered how to accomplish all my tasks in a mere 24 hours? With three part-time jobs, I lived the proverbial juggling act. But, I took long walks and prayed for guidance. I fasted and confessed my sorrow for stealing time from the Lover of my soul. In the process, I discovered how many distractions of pace fed my lust for significance and applause.