Be strong in the Lord and in his mighty power. Put on the full armor of God so that you can take your stand against the devil’s schemes (Eph. 6:10-11). In the first article on the “Devotional Life of the ‘Professional Christian,’” we saw that pursuing Christ must be the central aim of our lives, and that our […]
I consider everything a loss compared to the surpassing greatness of knowing Christ Jesus my Lord, for whose sake I have lost all things. I consider them rubbish, that I may gain Christ and be found in Him, not having a righteousness of my own that comes from the law, but that which is through […]
I think there are probably better, more biblically careful books that hold at least some portion of what Willard is arguing.
We know from the Bible what our destination is—union with Christ, and we know that God is working and moving to take us there.
Jim Elliff’s book is an extremely well-written and well-argued study of how the Holy Spirit guides the believer.
Much of Blackaby’s book, then, I think could be helpful to growing Christians.
I appreciate and rejoice with Cymbala that God has done wonderful things in his life and church through prayer.