How to Balance Showing and Sharing the Gospel

Note, Tim Utekal Wrote this post on the gospel as a guest author.  As Christians, it is our joy and privilege to share the gospel with others. We were brought from death to life through the power of Christ, and we’re clearly commanded in the Bible to share that miracle with the rest of the world. However, sometimes we fail to evangelize in the way Jesus calls us to. Here are two equally important things to…

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What You Say Matters

The way you choose to use your words is extremely important. Have you ever said something that upset someone or maybe came across the wrong way? Looking back, you probably realized you said something that was hurtful and you should’ve used better discernment with the words you spoke. I’ll be the first to admit it, I’ve done that many times. The thing is, sometimes your words are simply a reflection of your thoughts. Often what…

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CSB Reader’s Bible Giveaway!

CSB (Christian Standard Bible) is kindly sponsoring a giveaway for my blog to give away two CSB Reader’s Bibles. These bibles are really awesome and they’re great for everyday reading. The layout of this Bible is formatted without verse numbers, headings, or footnotes. This makes it super simple and easy for every day reading. I think you would love to have a copy of one of these bibles for your daily reading of the word.…

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5 Ways to Use Social Media For The Glory of God

// This was originally posted as a guest post on Salt and light Blog //   I did a little experiment recently. I went and browsed a few of my Facebook friends profiles, not to stalk them, but to see if I could tell they were a Christians by what they posted on Facebook.   The results were sad, but they didn’t really surprise me. Most of my friends maybe posted about something church-related, which would…

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Nothing Separates Us From the Love of God

Welcome back to the Romans Series. If you’re new here, each week I write a short devotional on a chapter of Romans, I originally titled these as “Bible Studies”, but they’re not very in-depth, so I would consider them to be more devotional rather than an in-depth study on the book of Romans. None the less, I want my writing to challenge you to live a more Christ-centered and God-honoring life. Let’s dig in! This…

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Book Giveaway Celebrating 3 Years of Blogging! (12 Ways Your Phone Is Changing You)

Three years ago today I officially posted my first article on my blog. Now, three years later, let’s celebrate with a book giveaway! I’ll be giving away a copy of “12 Ways Your Phone Is Changing You” by Tony Reinke. I listened to the audio version of this book and let me just say, it is amazing. Tony did a masterful job writing this and it has a message I think our culture desperately needs to…

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