Michael & Lisa Gungor have both found themselves in controversial waters on multiple occasions in the last few years, so you may have your own pre-conceived thoughts on them prior to this post, and I get that. I'm not going to side one way or the other regarding those past issues, I just want to … Continue reading Who We are – Gungor
https://vimeo.com/207746528?activityReferer=1 Many of the Bible studies that I have attended usually had someone with the audacity to bring a guitar (it would usually be me). My hope with the "Worship Songs" segment is to create a space where we could worship together, like we would if we were attending a Bible study together. Let this … Continue reading Worship Songs: “Your Love, Oh Lord (Psalm 36)” by Third Day
It's the teachings of Jesus that we claim to live by as Christians. We're washed by His blood, and we strive to be more like Him every day in an attempt to live according to God's will for us. We want to see lives changed, we want to see hate disappear, war end, and crimes vanish. This won't happen until we learn to love and care for each person around us. Jesus Christ is the change the world needs, so let's not strive to be the change, but rather the means of administering the change. When we love, we change the world around us.
The danger of religion is that it can cause us to be self-concious or self-focused. What we give up or take up becomes more about ourselves and less about God. Fasting becomes a means to flex our spiritual muscle, to prove to ourselves we can be better. God is no one's fool though, He can see through our masks.