How Many Times Have I Told You?!

How Many Times Have I Told You?!

Introduction During my life, my parents would always tell me: “how many times have I told you...?!” These words would always follow me doing or saying something that I already knew I shouldn’t have done or said. My parents had trained and taught me the correct way, but I was a super knucklehead and didn’t pay attention, thinking I knew better—it ne

How Can We Know If We Have Been Converted?

How Can We Know If We Have Been Converted?

Work of the Spirit on the Heart A person may not be able to tell the exact time or place, or trace all the chain of circumstances in the process of conversion; but this does not prove him to be unconverted. Christ said to Nicodemus, “The wind bloweth where it listeth, and thou hearest the sound thereof, but canst not tell whence it cometh, and whit

“God Can’t Do That”

“God Can’t Do That”

It was one of those times when everything seems to go wrong at once. A broken relationship, dwindling bank balance, and dissatisfaction at work, among other things, left me wondering about my future and struggling with discouragement and anxiety. I would try to muster up my soul by reminding myself of encouraging quotes. “We have nothing to fear fo