Someone said that, "We're all millionaires and don't know it." I read this in a book about 20 years ago. The book was about Jesus living his life as a contemporary man...and riding a Harley!* Although Joan Brady's book does not portray a biblical view of Christ, her point is well-taken. When I reflect upon my good health, my relationships, my material blessings, the gift...
Author: Chet Weld
Topic: Church and Culture
Sometimes our plans have to fail in order for God's plans to succeed. Divine detours and delays are the ways God gets us where He wants us to go. Paul's detour as a shipwrecked prisoner on the island of Malta is a perfect example of God using bad circumstances for His purposes.
Speaker: Mark Batterson
Scripture: Acts 28, Revelation 3:8, John 3:8, Romans 8:28, Proverbs 16:9
While I doubt anyone this side of Heaven will ever manage to fully “explain” how God’s sovereignty and human choice fully fit together, I believe Scripture provides us with many examples of how the two work symbiotically. For example, Paul called himself not only a “servant” of God but also a “fellow worker” with God ( 1 Corinthians 3:9 ; see also Titus 1:1 )....
Author: Randy Alcorn