Jun 7, 2015
Many Christians live frustrated by trying - and failing - to become like Jesus. Paul asserts: stop “trying” to do what Jesus has already done. He suggests that it’s when we give up - not try harder - that we’ll find ourselves doing (and walking and talking and thinking) like Jesus, quite naturally.
May 31, 2015
Failures and setbacks in one’s life can threaten to negatively define a person, but Paul suggests that it’s what Jesus did - not what you do - that defines the real you. He says your build-a-life-like-Jesus project hinges upon what you count on to be true about yourself.
May 24, 2015
Rome, founded on April 21, 753 BC, has so far taken about 1,010,497 days to build. Great things take time. Likewise, from the day you became “founded” in Christ, your building-a-life-that-looks-like-Jesus project was underway. Paul says it must start with cementing what you know.