God Opens and Closes Doors: What Does That Mean?

by Dr. Michael L. Williams
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Many times people will tell me that they do not know what God’s will is for their life. After discussing this with them I find that what they really are asking is what is God’s plan for their life. As far as what is God’s will for our life, that is easy. But, what takes […]

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What Does it Mean to be Chosen by God?

by Dr. Michael L. Williams
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The phrase “chosen by God” is used in a variety of ways. Some people use it in the concept of saying that God chose them to do some sort of special thing. Unfortunately, my experience is that people who usually proclaim this, often when you first meet them, do so is a bragging sense and […]

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Do You Know Your Role in the Kingdom of God?

by Dr. Michael L. Williams
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Many people say to me that they do not know what God’s plan is for their life. This being considered, in order to know our role there are several things that we must consider when trying to discern this. What most people do not consider is that everyone, believers and nonbelievers, are part of God’s […]

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7 Important Bible Verses About Purpose

by Crystal McDowell
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Sometimes we can be so busy about our lives that we forget the purpose behind them. We are driven by the demands of life and not realizing that God always has a greater purpose. His purposes not only encompass our lives, but the lives of those around us—at home, school, work, and community. It’s important […]

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With Great Spiritual Knowledge Comes Great Responsibility

by Robert Driskell
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With great “Spiritual” knowledge comes great responsibility There are many people, especially in America, who possess knowledge about God, but have never applied that knowledge to their lives. Having grown up in a “Christian” nation, possibly in a “Christian” household, they think that simply knowing about God is the same as knowing God. However, this […]

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James 4: Bible Study and Commentary

by David Peach
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James is a book that many of us know random verses from, yet we tend to not really know the book that well. Part of the reason for this is that James is like Proverbs in that many of its verses really stand alone in their content. Many subjects are handled quickly and succinctly in […]

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Why Do Christians Suffer? Is This God’s Will?

by Derek Hill
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Tragedy is a monster that comes to everyone at some point or another.  When it strikes, the after effects can be devastating.  While going through difficult circumstances in life we are always put against the question, “why”.  Why would God allow death and disease?  Why would the Almighty allow men to steal or lure a […]

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