How to Miss or Maximize Your Destiny

How to Miss or Maximize Your Destiny

Much is required from those to whom much is given, for their responsibility is greater. [Luke 12:48, TLB] How do we identify individual destiny? Then, when we do, how do we take full advantage of it when it arrives? In the Bible, we find four examples to consider –...
Serving God versus Being God’s Servant

Serving God versus Being God’s Servant

Simon Peter, a bondservant…of Jesus Christ (2 Peter 1:1). James, a bondservant of God and of the Lord Jesus Christ (James 1:1) There exists an inherent danger of confusing serving God with being a servant of God. Quite often, we lull ourselves into the...
Whose Image Do I Bear?

Whose Image Do I Bear?

In the 90’s, a popular camera commercial stated, “Image is everything.” I somehow suspect they probably didn’t know just how Scriptural they were! The term “image” in Scripture means a likeness, representation, or resemblance. When asked if it was lawful to pay taxes...