Earn God’s Love

“The only thing that counts is faith expressing itself in love.” (Galatians 5:6) We may confess salvation by faith with our mouths, but in our hearts we work to keep (or earn more of) God’s love. The proof is in our pride: the false belief that we are somehow better than others because of what we’ve done for God. There …

sacrificing self sufficiency

“Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.” Matthew 5:3 Today, what has the potential to keep you from relying on God? Business? Success? Skill? Regret? Shame? What can you do to keep the myth of self sufficiency from stealing your faith?