“Draw near to God and He will draw near to you” James 4:8. In this verse, James reveals that God does not draw near to us if we choose to keep distant. If we want to be close to God, we must choose to draw near first.
God is delighted for you to enjoy His gifts, but you may have forgotten about them.
Like packages waiting under a Christmas tree, God’s gifts are free to open and
enjoy. Unlike Christmas packages, God’s gifts are not always recognized. In...
Picture a matchstick burning. The flame dances slowly up the stick, turning wood into ash. The wood doesn’t try to change itself; the flame does all the work. For the wood, the transformation is effortless.
This is the kind of transformation...
On the night the world forever changed, angels declared, “Glory to God in the highest, and on earth peace among those with whom He is pleased!” It is one of the great gifts of the gospel, the promise of peace on earth.