It is easy to praise the Lord’s sovereignty in the peaks and mountain tops. Yet as many know, the Christian life is often not spent in the grassy hilltops, but rather in the trenches, where it is cold, dirty and lonely.
Many have said, “if God is all-powerful, He cannot be all-good. If He is all-good, then He cannot be all-powerful.” This is the danger of forgetting the Gospel.
There is no enemy the Christian faces that is more deadly than their own sinful flesh. It is the most dangerous and has the greatest potential to destroy. This enemy must be fought at all costs. It stands and mocks our Savior.
It’s easy to look ahead to the future and worry. Anxiety is something we all deal with, some to a harsher degree than others. What’s the solution? How do we beat anxiety?
The term “freedom in Christ” is thrown around a lot in Christianity today. Christians keep using that phrase and to quote a well known Spaniard, “I don’t think it means what they think it means.”