Living as a Christian man is hard. It demands commitment and requires a willingness to select God every day, every moment. When you band together with back-ups and check-ups, walking by faith becomes a walk in the park.
Two months have passed since God shut down my keyboard. Initially, I thought my issue was busyness – I have now come to realize, through my silence, how far I’ve drifted from God’s request of this Live Bold Ministry.
Faith doesn’t grow without prayer. Christian men can’t expect to build a steady, vigorous faith if we never talk to God. James 5:16
The world is jealous of the Christian man’s supply of strength. It doesn’t understand that we receive our power from Almighty God – the creator of the world.
Christ came to show us the path, the steps, the process… the way to live. If we call ourselves disciples of Christ – then we must be relentless.
It takes an amazing amount of self-control to filter our language. When our heart is clean and concerned with building up our brothers, families, friends, and even people different from us – then our mouths will follow suit.
Don’t pass up the chance to read the least popular passage in the Bible. These tough unpopular passages are the stories that give God’s people context.