The Real Successful Life, Part 2 – Hebrews 11:4

By faith Abel offered to God a better sacrifice than Cain, through which he obtained the testimony that he was righteous, God testifying about his gifts, and through faith, though he is dead, he still speaks. Heb 11:4 There is nothing about Abel that would cause the world to consider him successful. His life was … More The Real Successful Life, Part 2 – Hebrews 11:4

Faith Is Understanding – Hebrews 11:3

By faith we understand that the universe was created by the word of God, so that what is seen was not made out of things that are visible. Heb 11:3 Contrary to what atheists think, Christianity is not anti-intellectualism. In fact, it was by an understanding of truth that we became Christians. To understand is to perceive through reflection and … More Faith Is Understanding – Hebrews 11:3

What Real Faith Is, Part 2 – Hebrews 11:1

Now faith is the assurance of things hoped for, the conviction of things not seen. Heb 11:1 Saving faith is the foundation of all faith. Without a wholehearted commitment and dependence on Christ alone for eternal life, you can not understand nor practice the faith that the author of Hebrews describes. Before delving further into Hebrews 11, … More What Real Faith Is, Part 2 – Hebrews 11:1

How to Live in Heaven on Earth – Colossians 3:1-2

After encountering the risen Lord, apostles Peter and John no longer measured anyone by money or repute- they had the life of Christ, and it was incomparable to anything that existed in the world. Jesus was all they had, and He was all anyone needed. (Acts 3:6) King David also described the resurrection life in … More How to Live in Heaven on Earth – Colossians 3:1-2