18 For I know that good itself does not dwell in me, that is, in my sinful nature. For I have the desire to do what is good, but I cannot carry it out. Romans 7:18
Know yourself – Who are you?
Some people have camouflaged themselves so much for such a long time that they have forgotten who they really are.
Honesty and sincerity can become a personal experience for you if you accept the challenge of the living Christ and become obedient to His will for your life. When Christ enters into your life His Spirit exposes those things that have been hidden or suppressed for such a long time that you have completely forgotten that they exist.
Sometimes the Spirit of Christ will also expose your weaknesses and sins. Remember that if you repent, the Holy Spirit will wipe them out, fill you with His power and show you what you can become through His conviction and inspiration.
When this happens – whatever God has ordained for your life will be realised.
1 Be merciful to me, my God, for my enemies are in hot pursuit; all day long they press their attack.2 My adversaries pursue me all day long; in their pride many are attacking me. 3 When I am afraid, I put my trust in you.4 In God, whose word I praise—in God I trust and am not afraid. What can mere mortals do to… Continue reading Facing Fear
The Powerful Gospel
Learning from the Persecuted Church Christian persecution is one of the biggest human rights conflicts of our time. Not only our time, but the first century church as well. Millions of Christians living all over the world are experiencing high levels of persecution. There is a lot to learn from those who boldly witness and… Continue reading A Radical Persecuted Church