Spiritual Life

The Prayers of a Righteous Person

Published: August 2, 2021 (Originally published: July 2, 2003)
The prayer of a righteous person is powerful and effective. James 5:16

Success Is Not In Never Falling, But In Always Rising Again

Published: July 19, 2021 (Originally published: July 2, 2003)
Some of the Bible's greatest heroes experienced huge failures.

Receive The Holy Spirit

Published: June 30, 2021 (Originally published: March 27, 2010)

A Bible Study by Jack Kelley

I’ve gotten a raft of comments on my comparison of John 20:22 with Acts 2:1-4 in my answer to a recent question. Some were more diplomatic than others in suggesting my understanding of these verses leaves something to be desired.


Lord, Teach Us To Pray

Published: February 3, 2021 (Originally published: September 1, 2007)

A Bible Study by Jack Kelley

A guest speaker came to our church with an interesting insight on the Lord’s Prayer. Taking line by line, he showed us how to turn it from something we know by heart and can recite without thinking into an impassioned personal discussion with the Lord that can last as long as we want.


The Faith To Walk On Water

Published: January 6, 2021 (Originally published: April 2, 2016)
Impossible goals can be brought into perspective through faith.

From This Day On I Will Bless You

Published: November 18, 2020 (Originally published: September 27, 2008)

A Bible Study by Jack Kelley

Seek His Kingdom

On the twenty-fourth day of the ninth month, in the second year of Darius, the word of the LORD came to the prophet Haggai: “This is what the LORD Almighty says: ‘Ask the priests what the law says: If a person carries consecrated meat in the fold of his garment,


The Woman Caught in Adultery

Published: November 4, 2020 (Originally published: July 9, 2014)
It's Your kindness that leads us to repentance O Lord (Romans 2:4)

The Best Verses In The Bible

Published: November 2, 2020 (Originally published: October 29, 2014)

And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love Him, who have been called according to His purpose. (Romans 8:28)

Here we have God in His most active mode, deliberately weaving every event of our lives together into a tapestry of beneficial effect.


5 Things You Should Know About How God Sees You

Published: October 21, 2020 (Originally published: August 1, 2015)

A Bible Study by Jack Kelley

I’m convinced most Christians don’t have a very good understanding of how God sees us. I’m not surprised about this because it’s really hard for us to comprehend. God sees us so differently from the way we see ourselves and the way others see us,


A New Race of Human … Commentary on Ephesians, Pt. 5

Published: October 7, 2020 (Originally published: August 29, 2004)
Be made new in the attitude of your mind.
Ephe 4:12