Verses Out of Context #5 : Philippians 4:13

Phil 4:3 “I can do all things through him who strengthens me.” (English Standard Version) I can’t count how many times I’ve heard people (sometimes even preachers) say things like, “I just know I can win that marathon without any preparation. After all, I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me!” or “You […]

An Inconvenient Faith

I’ve noticed lately that a lot of self-proclaimed Christians in North America practice what I call ‘convenient faith’ – probably because God has been pointing out how often I do so myself! I define a convenient faith as “a professed belief and trust in Christ as long as it doesn’t require stepping out of one’s […]