Category Archives: Character Challenges

Ever Green’s – A New PM

“It is an awesome privilege to represent the living God.  And it is a compelling motive, too.”  Michael Green;  One to One Privilege; Motive; a new PM.  There are 175 PM’s according to one source, but we’ve added one more … Continue reading

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Hypocrisy Radar

When people point their hypocrisy radar at God, they’ll never get a reading. What happens when they turn and direct their radar at Christians in general? More importantly, what type of a reading will they get if their radar points … Continue reading

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The Filter of Scripture

Do you have a deepening love for people who dislike God?  This is critical to the evangelism efforts of Christians. Without love, the best evangelism efforts are like the sound of alley cats fighting for garbage can rights. I encourage … Continue reading

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A Be Attitude: Be Patient

When our friends have questions, they want to hear real answers from someone they trust.  Sometimes they may just need us to listen.  We should always be patient with them, even if we see them moving away from Christ.  That’s what love looks like!

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Showdown: Love vs. ????

What is the primary reason Christians don’t share their faith more? Could it be… Other things seem more urgent We don’t know enough non-Christians People won’t be interested Those are certainly real reasons but not the primary one, which I … Continue reading

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Grace Reminders

Grace Reminders (ways of remembering how God has changed us since we became Christians) can help us see opportunities to introduce the forgiveness found in Christ with our friends.  Are you being reminded of God’s grace? Learn more about Grace … Continue reading

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What Does Love Have to Do with It?

“If we love our neighbor, we shall muster all our initiative and enterprise to find ways and means of doing him good. And one chief way of doing him good is to share with him our knowledge of Christ. Thus, … Continue reading

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Look Around, What do You See?

You wouldn’t become angry with a blind friend for stumbling over something in an unfamiliar room. Well, sin for the person without Christ, is just as unavoidable. When they trip and fall, we should be the first to help them up.

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Give the Gift of Grace

We don’t get mad at infants when they fall and get hurt while learning to walk.  Well, sin for the person without Christ, is just as unavoidable. When it happens in front of us, we’re called to give grace. It can help if we remember … Continue reading

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Adverbial: More than a Gramatical Term

I think the Bible teaches every Christian is supposed to act humanely (adverb) and compassionately (another adverb). If we become more adverbial in our behavior toward our neighbors, we will be showing them the love God commands of us, which … Continue reading

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