A deeper method for personal evaluation

“Examine yourselves to see whether you are in the faith; test yourselves. Do you not realize that Christ Jesus is in you—unless, of course, you fail the test? ” (2 Corinthians 13:5) Growing spiritually isn’t automatic. Left to our natural inclinations, we’ll move away from God, not towards him. Personal examination doesn’t need to be complex to be powerful. Great …

How do I know when I’ve ignored God’s Word?

And now you will be silent and not able to speak until the day this happens, because you did not believe my words, which will come true at their appointed time. (Luke 1:20) Let’s start with the obvious. In this narrative, we see some very tangible and unusual consequences for not believing God’s words. Most consequences for disobedience (ignoring God) …