Learning the Jesus' Model on How to Deal With Difficult People

CHRISTIAN RELATIONSHIP HELP: JESUS MODEL TO DEAL WITH DIFFICULT PEOPLE

This is the third article in a series of articles titled 'Christian relationship help' discussing ways to help strengthen the Christian relationship by offering advice, or bringing hitherto issues that escape our attention to generally help us relate better with people we come across. This particular Christian relationship help will look at three principles the Lord Jesus used in dealing with tricky and evil-minded people.

How to Deal With Alcoholism in a Loved One

CHRISTIAN RELATIONSHIP HELP: DEALING WITH ALCOHOLICS IN OUR LIVES

This is the very first article is a series of Christian article posts titled 'Christian Relationship Help' which will be discussing ways of building the Christian relationship by offering advice, and bringing hitherto unminded issues to our attention; therefore helping us to deal better and have better relations with our neighbors and fellow Christians.

The Four Types of Emotional Manipulators In Our Relationships

CHRISTIAN RELATIONSHIP HELP: THE 4 TYPES OF EMOTIONAL MANIPULATORS

This is the second article in a series of articles titled 'Christian relationship help' which will discuss ways of helping strengthen the Christian relationship by offering advice, or bringing hitherto unminded issues to our attention and generally helping us to have and relate better with neighbors and fellow Christians. This particular Christian relationship help will enable you recognize the four types of emotional manipulators.

The Habits That Built King David's Faith

KING DAVID'S FAITH HABITS

"David would leave a record for unborn ages to read. He thought the Lord's power so worthy of praise, that he would make the ages ring with it till time should be no more." -- Charles Spurgeon

The Perfect Match: A Job 31 Husband and a Proverbs 31 Wife

PLACING JOB 31 AND PROVERBS 31 SIDE BY SIDE

Many of us have envisioned an ideal marriage prior to our wedding day based on role definitive bible teaching. But in addition, many - both men and women - have found Proverbs 31 very helpful for practical understanding of how the Godly woman's role plays out. It is a guide of the good, hard-working wife and mother that women in all walks of life can aspire to. But what is a practical guide for men to aspire to? What does that look like? What is helpful to both men and women to gain a practical understanding of how the Godly man's role plays out? Let's first look at the woman's role.

The 3 Ps' for Success in Your Career and Work

THE 3 Ps' FOR SUCCESS

In our careers and at the workplace, we as Christians must continue to be the shining light that God meant for us all to be after our encounter with and knowledge of Christ. This article is essentially an inspirational piece that seeks to place in the hands of christian workers and professionals vital information that when actualized, have the capacity to ensure success.

Discerning the Voice of God and Winning the Mind Battle

DISCERNING THE VOICE OF GOD

The success of any Christian's life heavily depends on seeking out and following the Will of the Almighty God for his life and calling. Sure, it's well-known and established that His Will is as revealed in the Scriptures, in circumstances around us and in the voice that witnesses within us.

The Times Have Changed But God Hasn’t

GOD'S ANCIENT PATH IS AS RELEVANT TODAY AS CENTURIES AGO

There is no church on earth that has the authority to declare something as “good” when God, and the Bible, have declared it as evil. By the same token no individual, acting in any capacity, religious or otherwise, can represent God as giving approval to that which God abhors.

What Makes You A Christian? What Gives You That Right?

WHAT MAKES YOU A CHRISTIAN?

What makes you a Christian? No, this is not an academic inquiry, as if I am asking you a non-controversial question like how tall are you, or what primary school did you attend or if you had a good breakfast this morning. No, I am neither seeking a quotation of Bible verses nor some fancy theological explanation. I am not seeking information as regards the elements that come together to produce a Christian for, in truth, that is very well known.

Lies and Deceits: The Truth of Today's Modern World

THEY TELL YOU LIES: DARE YOU BELIEVE THEM?

Every rational person likes to know the truth. This is a no-brainer, and from our youth our parents drilled into us the absolute necessity to tell them the truth, because it is only by knowing the truth that they, our parents, can act sagaciously on our behalf. Truth is often the precursor to correct action, whereas lies, in its many permutations, are designed to deceive, mislead and eventually obfuscate right decision making.

How You Can Develop and Maintain the Right Attitude for Your Daily Life

THE RIGHT CHRISTIAN ATTITUDE

Attitude may mean different things to different people, but the common undeniable factor is that it refers to a person's own perspective toward a specified target, a person's way of saying and doing things. According to Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary, it is "...the way you think and feel about someone or something, a feeling or way of thinking that affects a person's behavior, a way of thinking and behaving that people regard as unfriendly, rude, etc."

Holiness: Its Nature, Hindrances, Difficulties, and Roots - J C Ryle (1816-1900)

HOLINESS -- A BOOK REVIEW

John Ryle had his beginnings at Oxford, where he was an athlete and first class student of the Greats. He was headed for a career in politics, but then was called to the ministry. He became the first Anglican bishop of Liverpool and a well read Christian writer. Ryle's most famous book is Holiness which is considered an inspiration for good Christian living. This work is a study of holiness, or Christian perfection.