Posts from June 2015

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The danger of trying to “justify ourselves” (Luke 16:15)

by Ryan Kron

“We may justify ourselves by measuring our amount of spiritual activity, by letting people know how much we are doing for God and how much it is costing us to do it. We may do it by refusing to confess our sins, secretly struggling and often failing in our fight with temptation because we are […]

Are you a member of a church?

by Ryan Kron

“People don’t become committed church members—and therefore healthy Christians—because they don’t understand that such a commitment is precisely how God intends his people to live out the faith and experience Christian love…a healthy Christian is one who is committed to expressing love toward other Christians (John 13:34-35). And the best place for Christians to love […]

Where is your treasure?

by Ryan Kron

No servant can serve two masters, for either he will hate the one and love the other, or he will be devoted to the one and despise the other. You cannot serve God and money (mammon) (Luke 16:13). “Jesus is saying here that your attitude towards and your use of wealth, resources, and money, shows […]