The Ruthless Elimination of Hurry: How to Stay Emotionally Healthy and Spiritually Alive in the Chaos of the Modern World04 June 2020 | By John Mark Comer | Filed in: discipleship.
Who am I becoming That was the question nagging pastor and author John Mark Comer Outwardly, he appeared successful But inwardly, things weren t pretty So he turned to a trusted mentor for guidance and heard these words n n Ruthlessly eliminate hurry from your life Hurry is the great enemy of
Many of us go through the day feeling like we don t have time for God But God can become present to us in surprising ways through our everyday routines Framed around one ordinary day, this book explores daily life through the lens of liturgy, small practices and habits that form us Each chapter l
Christians know that God loves them, but often think that he is perpetually disappointed and frustrated, maybe even close to giving up on them As a result, they focus a lot on what Jesus has done to appease God s wrath for sin But how does Jesus Christ actually feel about his people amid all their
Making something beautiful in a broken world can be harrowing work, and it can t be done alone Over the last twenty years, Andrew Peterson has performed thousands of concerts, published four novels, released ten albums, taught college and seminary classes on writing, founded a nonprofit ministry
Human beings were created to reflect the image of God but only to a limited extent Although we share important attributes with God love, mercy, compassion, etc , there are other qualities that only God possesses, such as unlimited power, knowledge, and authority At the root of all sin is our re
Although many people suggest that Christianity is declining, research indicates that it continues to be the world s most popular worldview But even so, the Christian faith includes many controversial beliefs that non Christians find hard to accept This book explores 12 issues that might cause some
The Gospel Comes with a House Key Practicing Radically Ordinary Hospitality in Our Post Christian World n nAbout The Gospel Comes with a House Key n nThe word hospitality often invokes a scene of a gracious, impeccably fashioned host welcoming guests into a beautifully appointed home prepared with perf
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After first teaching women to go deeper in their study of the Bible in Women of the Word, and then unpacking why our limits are a good thing in light of God s limitlessness in None Like Him, best selling author and Bible teacher Jen Wilkin helps readers see what human beings are to be like as they r
All Christians know they should pray, but sometimes it s hard to know how especially if the minutes start to drag and our minds start to wander Offering readers hope, encouragement, and the practical advice they re looking for, this concise book by professor Donald Whitney outlines a simple, time t
You are what you love But you might not love what you think n nIn this book, award winning author James K A Smith shows that who and what we worship fundamentally shape our hearts And while we desire to shape culture, we are not often aware of how culture shapes us We might not realize the ways
Dear Pastor, n nDesire burns within you You ve trained and dreamt of doing large things in famous ways as fast as you can for God s glory But pastoral work keeps requiring your surrender to small, mostly overlooked things over long periods of time n nYou stand at a crossroads Jesus stands with you.
We are saved by faith when we trust that Jesus died for our sins This is the gospel, or so we are taught But what is faith And does this accurately summarize the gospel Because faith is frequently misunderstood and the climax of the gospel misidentified, the gospel s full power remains untapped.
And God saw that it was good Look out over the world today, it seems a far cry from God s original declaration Pain, conflict, and uncertainty dominate the headlines Our daily lives are noisy and chaotic filled with too much information and too little wisdom No wonder we often find it easier to