Be Courageous! Speak up for Christ!

Everyone was talking about Jesus! But when it came time to speak up for him in public, no one said a word. All were afraid. Fear can stifle our witness. Although many people talk about Christ in church, when it comes to making a public statement about their faith, they are often embarrassed. Jesus saysContinue reading “Be Courageous! Speak up for Christ!”

Awaiting Christ’s Return

As the Corinthians awaited Paul’s next visit, they were directed to (1) be on their guard against spiritual dangers, (2) stand firm in the faith, (3) behave courageously, (4) be strong, and (5) do everything with kindness and in love. Today, as we wait for the return of Christ, we should follow the same instructions.Continue reading “Awaiting Christ’s Return”

Strong Silent Type? Hmm…

Everyone was talking about Jesus! But when it came time to speak up for him in public, no one said a word. All were afraid. Fear can stifle our witness. Although many people talk about Christ in church, when it comes to making a public statement about their faith, they are often embarrassed. Jesus saysContinue reading “Strong Silent Type? Hmm…”