"The Bible is absolutely Sufficient for all faith and practice." - Voddie BauchamInspired by God, written through Paul...the book of Ephesians was written in A.D. 62 during Paul's imprisonment in Rome. Per the ESV Study Bible notes, "Ephesians articulates general instructions in the truths of the redemptive work of God in Christ; the unity of … Continue reading Ephesians

“Come to Me”

Friends, have you ever been advised to “Follow your heart,” or encouraged with the phrases: “It’s always been in you,” or “You’ve got this!” Most often folks say these phrases as thoughtful exhortations meant to uplift and inspire. However, ... should we?? In the Bible, God lovingly teaches us (repeatedly) that trusting our own hearts … Continue reading “Come to Me”

Biblical Resources and Apologetics

What is Apologetics? Apologetics is essentially encapsulated in verse 1 Peter 3:15, "always being prepared to make a defense to anyone who asks you for a reason for the hope that is in you; yet do it with gentleness and respect..." The word, "defend" in Greek is "apologia." This isn't a fleshly defensiveness but instead … Continue reading Biblical Resources and Apologetics

Scripture and Quotes: “The Importance of Prayer”

"All of us would be wiser if we would resolve never to put people down, except on our prayer lists." - D.A. Carson Friend, when we settle for making “wishes” versus praying, our hearts can become laden with discontentment. And discontentment forgets the goodness and sovereignty of God…which certainly can lead to weariness and discouragement. … Continue reading Scripture and Quotes: “The Importance of Prayer”