The early church knew the importance and absolute necessity of true penance. What did that look like and how does it apply to Christians today?
This has been a very busy season for all of us, and we’ve all learned a lot about what we’re capable of doing, and yet, we are capable of doing so much more! We can do all things in Christ can be applied to every area of ministry, deliverance, teaching, fasting, and prayer. We are […]
The Lord wants us to come up higher in our understanding and relationship with Him. The closer we get to God, the harder the spiritual battles we face. The battles allow us to sharpen our discernment of good and evil as well as kill our carnal thinking. Origen says, “Within you is the battle you […]
There are many misconceptions about dying to self but the early church required a life of sacrifice. They suffered to pay a price for others, just as Jesus suffered and paid the price for our salvation. Jesus said if we are to follow him we must, “deny ourselves and pick up our crosses”Matthew 16:24. In […]