Storing up Scripture

Storing up Scripture

Daily devotional times often include reading the Bible, but what about memorizing specific passages? It can be easy to skim over the Word of God without meditating on it, but memory verses are key to deepening our relationships with God. Look at the way Jesus battled...
2 Samuel 12: The Discipline of the Father

2 Samuel 12: The Discipline of the Father

David was called a man after God’s own heart (1 Samuel 13:14), but he fell into sin, committing adultery and murder. How can this happen? How can it be said that David was a man after God’s own heart? Righteousness by Faith Upon surveying the Bible, we find this...
2 Samuel 12: The Discipline of the Father

2 Samuel 11: Midlife Crisis

Victory often leads to vulnerability. If you do not strengthen yourself in the Lord in the midst of victory, sin is fast to creep in. We see this clearly in the life of David. The first ten chapters of 2 Samuel detail David‘s victory, but chapter 11 marks his midlife...
2 Samuel 12: The Discipline of the Father

Set Free in Christ

We need to choose our audience. If we only seek to please people, we will walk according to the flesh. But if we seek to please an audience of One, we will strive to walk by the Spirit. Those who walk by the flesh cannot please God and are dead, but those who walk by...
2 Samuel 12: The Discipline of the Father

Trust and Humility in Kairos Moments

One of the pulls of the flesh is to waste your time. The world clamors for your attention, and if you’re not careful, you will spend your time superficially. In order to combat this, you need to make the most of the kairos moments—those moments of each day...