The Christian's effectual calling is to belong to Jesus Christ. A Christian woman may find herself in a career calling she didn't want or study for--which may be what Paul refers to as a thorn in the flesh.read more
Jesus is called the Breaker, and He will go before us and break through our hardships and remove what has obstructed our progress--financially, physically and spiritually. He leads, and we advance behind Him. read more
Catherine Booth, along with her husband, William, made great gains for the kingdom of God. By the Spirit, they were empowered to fulfill their calling--even though it meant going against the tide of conventional religion. read more
Many women experience periods of sadness due to loss, frustration or chronic health problems. At times we can initiate our own depression through self-pity, jealousy and unrealistic expectations. Regardless of the source, God's desire for us is freedom. We need not be subject to the power of the enemy. read more
In our pluralistic society, we're often told that everything is "relative." However, this is not what the Bible teaches. The Ten Commandments are not the rules of a vengeful dictator but rather the guiding principles of a loving Father.
Jesus came to fulfill the law, not to abolish it. As believers, we must hold to Biblical standards and return these timeless ideals to their rightful places in our lives. read more