Growing More & More Like Him

Growing More & More Like Him

Feeling Like Jesus

Galatians 5:16-25 Part 2 of a series on being transformed, putting on the character of Christ, in our emotions, feelings, and desires. Our feelings often seem like enemies to our spiritual growth. Modern life idolizes feelings, and gives them a place of ultimate authority over our lives. Many people think that their feelings must be obeyed. But the Bible calls this slavery. Feelings are good servants, but terrible masters. Instead, God can replace our sinful feelings and desires with emotions and affections that are…

Thought Life: the Frontline of Spiritual Growth

Philippians 4:8 Our mind is the frontline of our spiritual development. If we fail here, we will fail everywhere. If we want to grow in the depth of our relationship with God and live the life that He saved us for, we must train our minds to think about the right stuff. Each of us has a decision to make. Every day, we are given an opportunity. Will we choose to fill our minds with God and grow closer to…