We are what we study and take in. Thomas Cranmer famously said: “What the heart loves, the will chooses, and the mind justifies. The mind doesn’t direct the will. The…

Knowing the frailty of this life and that all we possess is temporary, frees us to strive for things that are lasting. This mindset is the prelude to freedom and…

Putting God first in all things is possible when we remember that God enabled us to have those things.

Generosity fueled by grace has a powerful impact. It affects the giver, it reflects the sacrifice of Christ, and it also affects the recipients. These are the essential arguments Paul…

Generosity and giving is both a ministry (2 Cor. 9:1), and an act of joy and thanks to God. Paul is not forcing the Corinthian Christians to give, rather he…

No matter where you are, who you are, in Jesus Christ we are one.

Seeking to put God first in everything will be threatened by competing interests: anxiety, a desire for security, a test of our willingness to trust in the providential love and…

In a marriage under the Lordship of Christ, two imperfect people seek to imitate the attitude and the character of Christ. In these ways, Christ is glorified and the couple…

Rev. Henry Coates

On average we will spend upwards of 30 years working. Any work that glorifies God requires a willing attitude, full employment of one’s gifts and a desire to do excellent…

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