In a world filled with uncertainty, there is a place of security. And when we find ourselves facing a challenge or adversity, we have somewhere to run to and someone to turn to, but most people put their confidence and security in other things.
Over the past number of years, there have been numerous individuals and articles exposing what some consider the pagan roots of Christmas. Most of these discussions are directed toward Christians, claiming that the observance of Christmas is displeasing to God and even idolatrous in nature. This is a serious claim and worthy of a sound biblical response.
Contrary to what some people believe, God did not send Jesus into the world to condemn the world, but that the world through Him might be saved. So why, then, do so many people feel judged and condemned by God?
The world is a dark place. And as society removes itself further and further away from Jesus Christ and the truth of God’s word, it’s getting even darker and darker. But God’s word brings light… and life. It’s time to turn on the light.
There is power in partnership. Two are better than one. But no matter how gifted, skilled or experienced your partnerships may be, all of them will eventually reach their limit. Some of them will be problematic. Others, detrimental. Unless you have the most important partnership in existence: Partnership with God.