Christianity is Free, But It Will Cost You Everything.

So therefore, any one of you who does not renounce all that he has cannot be my disciple. (Luke 14:33 ESV) Christianity is free, but it will cost you everything. Last week I arrived at my office early one morning and spent about an hour in prayer. As I prayed for my family, my staff, our church, and various groups of people, I sensed a prompting from the Holy Spirit. “Give your life to Me.” The voice was clearly the Lord’s whisper to my heart, but my initial thought was, “Lord, I… Read More

A Journey Toward Freedom

Jesus said to the people who believed in him, “You are truly my disciples if you remain faithful to my teachings. And you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free.” (John 8:31, 32 NLT) Jesus spoke to different people in different ways. He spoke gently to the woman caught in adultery (although never condoning her sin), but He spoke harshly to those whose pride caused them to condemn her. In the midst of that exchange, Jesus made this statement: “If you desire to fully follow Me, you must… Read More