Category Archives: Holiness Matters

Proving Ground

This entry is part 77 of 87 in the series Holiness Matters

I tend to get ahead of myself. Sometimes I like to just go. But most of the time, I like to plan out my events and everything that’s going on. I like to know beforehand where I’m headed. Because of … Continue reading

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Perspective

This entry is part 76 of 87 in the series Holiness Matters

We react to many of our situations based on our perspective. Our mind, emotions, and everything in between has a large part to play in how we perceive our surroundings. Even our own senses can fool us. I am legally … Continue reading

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Our New Identity in Christ Part 6

This entry is part 75 of 87 in the series Holiness Matters

Throughout these six posts on identity in Christ, I’ve just scratched the surface on showing you what God thinks of us when he saves us. I found that if I wrote a conclusion at the end of the last one, … Continue reading

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Our New Identity in Christ Part 5

This entry is part 74 of 87 in the series Holiness Matters

One of the biggest problems we have in our society today are people who steal identities. It’s almost like they wipe away everything that you are, as far as the government is concerned. In one moment, they can destroy the … Continue reading

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Our New Identity in Christ Part 4

This entry is part 73 of 87 in the series Holiness Matters

Although I’ve never experienced this, I love to watch citizens from other countries gain a new status as American citizens. I just find it fascinating the hours and time they must put into their studies to become American citizens. Sometimes … Continue reading

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Our New Identity in Christ Part 3

This entry is part 72 of 87 in the series Holiness Matters

One of my favorite illustrations to demonstrate what we’re going to talk about in this post, the change in perspective of identity, is probably one you have heard before. The story goes that there are three blind men trying to … Continue reading

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Our New Identity in Christ Part 2

This entry is part 71 of 87 in the series Holiness Matters

One of my favorite kinds of stories is whenever there is a hero whose world is changed in an instant and he must learn how to conquer all odds, find confidence in himself, and become the person who can win … Continue reading

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Our New Identity in Christ Part 1

This entry is part 70 of 87 in the series Holiness Matters

Everyone needs to know who they are. Without knowing who you are, you will not be successful. You’ll spend most of your life still trying to find your identity. More than that, if you don’t know your identity, you won’t … Continue reading

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Cultivating the Fruit of the Spirit Part 4

This entry is part 69 of 87 in the series Holiness Matters

None of the characteristics of the Fruit of the Spirit happen in the world around us regularly. We would be more surprised to see any of these nine virtues are characteristics of the Spirit in our world. Even if we … Continue reading

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Cultivating the Fruit of the Spirit Part 3

This entry is part 68 of 87 in the series Holiness Matters

How many situations have each of us been in that require God’s grace and power? It’s not easy to have patience with difficult people. Even more, how can we be kind to those who persecute us or treat us rudely? … Continue reading

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