First Peter 4 Bible Study and Questions

by Jack Wellman
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What type of Bible study and questions could we glean from the Book of First Peter chapter 4?  What ones would you suggest? Introduction The Book of 1st Peter is a book for the ages.  There is never going to be a time when the Word of God is not helpful and beneficial in the […]

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Keeping a Prayer Journal: 7 Tips To Help Get Started

by Crystal McDowell
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“I will remember the deeds of the Lord; yes, I will remember your miracles of long ago. I will consider all your works and meditate on all your mighty deeds” (Psalm 77:11-12).  When Joshua and the Israelites came out from wandering the desert, God caused the Jordan River to part so they could pass over. […]

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5 Bible Based Hospitality Tips

by Pamela Rose Williams
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The gift of hospitality is something to be desired. True Biblical hospitality is not about entertaining as some might think. It is only the truly servant-hearted person that portrays hospitality. The Bible has many examples of how to use the gift of hospitality. Here are 5 Bible based hospitality examples and tips. Keep a Good […]

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How To Put God First In Your Life

by Crystal McDowell
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Is God really first in your life? Many Christians respond that they put God first, family second, and everything else afterwards. The fruit of whether God is first in your life revolves around the following questions: Is God first in your relationships? “We know that we have passed from death to life, because we love […]

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How to Handle Rejection Biblically

by Crystal McDowell
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Rejection is tough at any age…even babies cry when rejected. God made each of us with the innate desire to be loved and accepted just as we are. Yet we live in a fallen world where sin is rampant. People hurl flaming arrows of rejection at their family members, co-workers, and peers without realizing the […]

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How To Not Be Too Judgmental: 10 Christian Tips

by Crystal McDowell
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Christians are often accused of being too judgmental. It’s a fine line to cross because we must proclaim the truth even when it means we’re misunderstood as being too judgmental. Yet at the same time, we can easily fall into the trap of judging people within and outside of the church unfairly. Pray through the […]

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Small Group Ice Breakers: 25 Good Questions

by Daryl Evans
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One of the best parts of my job of being a pastor is that I am able to lead two small groups.  I have been a small group leader for about thirteen years as I believe strongly in the value and benefits of small groups.  There are many things that I love about being involved […]

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10 Examples of God’s Ways Differing From Man’s Ways

by David Peach
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Many times in the Bible we will read a story about people trusting God even though it did not make sense. This is an example of God’s ways being different than man’s ways. The beauty of following God even when they didn’t understand what God was doing is that each time they obeyed and trusted, […]

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How Do I Meditate on The Word Of God? Good Bible Tips

by Jack Wellman
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How do we meditate on the Word of God?  The Bible instructs Christians to meditate on the Word but how are we supposed to meditate on the Word of God and what does it mean to meditate? A Secular Definition of Meditation When you look in the dictionary and see what the word meditate means, […]

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Discerning the Voice of God: 5 Christian Tips

by David Peach
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Knowing God’s will and doing it is very important for the child of God. It is the way God leads us in our lives and causes us to say, “I know I am called by God to do this ministry.” But how does one find the confidence to say that they are doing what God […]

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