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How to have a Devotional Time

<b>GETTING STARTED: How to draw closer to the heart of God by building a deeper relationship with God!</b><p>First Peter talks about humbleness, which is …

Fifth Commandment: Honor Your Parents

Honoring your parents seems like a simple commandment to follow, right? Well, sometimes our parents make it a little difficult, and sometimes we get …

Trusting God When You Don't Understand

The views expressed by the author do not necessarily reflect the editorial opinion of The Christian Post or its editors.<p>Can you think of a time when …

When God’s Will Is Harder Than We Expect

Our family moved from Chicago to Toronto, Canada two years ago. And for all the obvious similarities between Canada and the U.S., cultural …

When You’re Waiting for God to Show Up

Have you been praying for years for certain people or situations? I have. I know that God has called these people, and I know who they can be and the …

6 Things to Do When You Feel Overwhelmed

God intended for us to have lives filled with peace, not chaos.The alarm sounds. You slowly roll over to hit the snooze, and out of instinct, you …

Social Media

Seven Ways God Uses Tough Times to Shape Our Lives

TRIALS<p>By William D. Black <i><br>New Life Ministries</i><p><b>Tribulation tests our identity as Christians</b> – Tribulation tests our identity. In the parable of the …

Relationship Mistakes Not To Make in 2014

Like any year, 2013 was filled with both ups and downs.<p>For many, those highs and lows included some catastrophic things in the area of relationships. …

Relationships

How to Glorify God at Work

Just home from two weeks in Australia, I am brimming with thankfulness to God for his people there, and for the pleasures of working with them in …

Old Testament

Your Work Matters to God

<i>Sue Bohlin helps us look at work from a biblical perspective. If we apply a Christian worldview to our concept of work, it takes on greater</i> …

Mark Driscoll on Why and How to Honor Father, Mother

The thought of father and mother may be uplifting for some but devastating for others, but God has commanded all Christians to honor their parents …

25 Bible Verses About Family

When God created humans, he designed us to live in families. The Bible reveals that family relationships are important to God. The church, the …

Christian Accountability

<b>Christian Accountability - A Need for Support</b><br>Accountability is essential for any society to function and Christian accountability is no different. We …

How to Be a True Christian Friend

<i>Friends come,<br>Friends go,<br>But a true friend is there to watch you grow.</i><p>This poem conveys the idea of enduring friendship with perfect simplicity, which …

Fifteen Reasons We Need Friends

Why and how friends can shape your life<p>One of the most important and yet least understood areas of psychology concerns the role of friends in our …

John Wesley On Prayer

God's command to "pray without ceasing" is founded on the necessity we have of his grace to preserve the life of God in the soul, which can no more …

The Importance of Personal Devotions

CNBC recently ran a piece about how workers are becoming increasingly stressed in the workplace. You can read the story here: …

Six Benefits of Ordinary Daily Devotions

“Your devotions may have seemed ordinary today, but God is making something extraordinary through it.”<p><b>Soul Exercise</b> (1 Corinthians 9:24; Romans …

Great Quotes on Prayer

Prayer lays hold of God's plan and becomes the link between His will and its accomplishment on earth. Amazing things happen, and we are given the …

Unleashing the Power of Prayer

Our world is in turmoil … unstable … full of pressures and uncertainties. And sometimes the problems can seem so overwhelming we wonder if there are …