The Bible not only rejects but also condemns astrology. But the way to relate to a person involved in it is not to preach against their practice, but to show them the love of Jesus Christ.
We live in a changing world filled with people who are reaching for a firm grip on something which cannot be shaken. God calls us to become anchor people who make a Kingdom difference in our world.
My daddy took 1 Thessalonians 5:8 literally. Every time I ever saw him take a drink of water, he paused to thank the Lord. He taught me to keep the flame of praise burning.
Through my years of walking with Jesus, I’ve discovered He keeps me in a permanent state of transition. And I’ve learned a little about the potential for joy when you allow the Holy Spirit to keep “flex” in your soul.
Recognizing a clear-cut, head-on attack of a spirit of fear can be a challenge. We become afraid to be bold, tearing ourselves up with self-scrutiny, inclined to function from a defensive stance rather than from the solidity of a positive-in-faith position. Pastor Jack gives practical guidance on how to confront fear and charge ahead!
Triumphant faith is not “instant” faith; sometimes it takes a long time, but it always wins in the long run.