The parable in Matthew 25:14-30 seems unrealistic at first. Does it need another character I'll call the three talent man? This man has faith in God like the first two servants. He goes out in faith and invests his talents, but he loses it all.
When repenting of heart sin, it is hard to evaluate the sincerity of your repentance. Are you really relinquishing your sin? Or are you going through the motions of repentance with no serious desire to change? Who’s to say?
If someone asked you, “How can I grow to love God more?” how would you answer?If you’re like me, you feel just how painfully short you fall of the command to “love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind and with
All people have to deal with being evaluated, by ourselves and others. This can be terrifying; for some, paralyzing. We can be overwhelmed with what others think about us. We can be obsessed with self-evaluation.
Many college students and college ministry staff say they love Jesus but hate the church. But Jesus did leave us an organization, the local church.Matthew 16:18-19 is the key passage on the church. Christ says He will build an assembly of His forgiven people and that..