Romans 12:1-2 ESV
I appeal to you therefore, brothers, by the mercies of God, to present your bodies as a living sacrifice, holy and acceptable to God, which is your spiritual worship.
Do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewal of your mind, that by testing you may discern what is the will of God, what is good and acceptable and perfect.
The Renewed Mind and How to Have It
Any effort to renew our minds must follow the Holy Spirits initiatives and enabling. The renewal of our minds is first and decisively his work not ours.
Lesson 8: Romans 12-16
Do you do crossword puzzles or Sudoku? Just learned this summer and I love it. In crossword puzzles and Sudoku you have to work both vertically and horizontally to complete the puzzle. Our lives have the same two dimensions. Vertically, we have a relationship w/God and horizontal...
Build Your Life on the Mercies of God
The mercies of God ground our life in Christ. Because hes immeasurably gracious, we have endless riches forever in him.
How to Know the Will of God: Finding Direction with the Renewed Mind
God wants to make you new more than he wants to reveal his secret plans for tomorrow. Thats his good purpose for you in all things.
God's Will for Your Life (The Paul Brown Letter)
The following is a letter written by Bill Bright, co-founder of Cru, to a student. It illustrates many thought-provoking concepts about decision-making.
3. The Pursuit of Christian Character (2 Peter 1:5-7)
1 Simon Peter, a bond-servant and apostle of Jesus Christ, to those who have received a faith of the same kind as ours, by the righteousness of our God and Savior, Jesus Christ: 2 Grace and peace be multiplied to you in the knowledge of God and of Jesus our Lord; 3 seeing that Hi...
The Holy Spirit and Revival
What does it mean to live a Spirit-filled life?
Do Not Be Conformed to This World: The Indigenous and Pilgrim Principle of Christian Living
Jesuss people are in the world, but not of the world. We work for the good of our temporary homes while we always long for more.