Tag Archives: John

A Christian’s Relationship with Sin
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There is something fundamentally different between a Christian, and a non-Christian. Something that goes deep to the core of the person and changes them. Everyone is born a sinner (Romans 3:23), which is someone who “transgresses against divine law” (Oxford Dictionary). … Continue reading

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Stand firm, act like men. Do all in … what?
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Yesterday when reading the Bible I came across one of my favorite Bible verses. In 1 Corinthians Paul is trying to encourage the church and he says something that many men’s Bible studies have memorized. Be watchful, stand firm in the … Continue reading

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Fanning the Flames of Passion for God
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This entry is part 6 of 6 in the series Neglecting our Mission Field

This entry is part 6 of 6 in the series Neglecting our Mission FieldThe previous article in this series on Neglecting our Mission Field talked about how we are ignoring our mission field and focusing on entertaining ourselves and living … Continue reading

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What is Spiritual Warfare?
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Machew is a guest writer to ETM, and as such the views expressed in this article may not be the views of ETM and its staff. It is incredibly important for the church as a whole to understand spiritual warfare.  … Continue reading

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The Incarnation: The Best Present Ever
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Written by Josh The Incarnation: The Best Present Ever The greatest gift ever given came as a baby, and we would do well to reflect and remember who He is and why coming as a baby was necessary. “For unto … Continue reading

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Faith, Works, and Salvation
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Have you ever been so scared by a passage in the Bible that you could not sleep at night?  This has happened to me more than once, most recently by this passage in Matthew. “Not everyone who says to Me, … Continue reading

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“How are you today?” Do you really care?
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How many times a day do you say to someone “how are you today?” How many of those times do you actually care? The phrase has become just another standard greeting that means nothing more than “hello” which makes it … Continue reading

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Did Jesus exist in the beginning with God?
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I have been a follower of Jesus for years and have spent a lot of time reading His Word, so I sometimes forget that not everybody knows the basic beleifs of Christianity. I take it for granted that people just … Continue reading

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Easter: Getting back to the basics
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Today will no doubt be a busy day for most people.  You have clothes to get ready, get to church on time, find the eggs with the kids, easter baskets to pick through for favorite candies, and a big family … Continue reading

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Jesus does not need you, you need Him
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Jesus does not need you, you need Him I cannot count the number of times I have heard someone say to me “I would follow God if he would just show up in my room with blinding light telling me … Continue reading

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