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"Behold Our God" -- Powerful Worship Song
Video: How Faith Produces Works, and Why That's Important (James 2:18-19)
Video: Lacking Works? Here's What to Do (James 2:14-17)
Video: The Danger of Continuing in Known Sin (James 2:8-13)
Video: The Sin of Partiality (James 2:1-7)
Video: How to Be a Doer of the Word (James 1:22-27)
"He Is the God of Comfort -- Where Else Can I Go?"
How a Widow Experienced the God of All Comfort
How God Overcame My Fear of Parkinson's Disease
How Micah's Christmas Prophecy Can Strengthen Your Faith
"The Most Important Book on Sanctification Ever Written"
Is It Always God's Will to Heal?
Does Living by Faith Mean Doing the Same Miracles the Disciples Did?
How to Get Rid of Anger
The Worship Songs on My Playlist
Faith-Building George Whitefield Quotes
Hope When Facing Death ("O Praise the Name" Worship Video)
How a Reader's Mother Was Helped by God's Promises
How Faith Transformed a 17th-Century Scottish Pastor
J. I. Packer on the Promises of God
How to Guard Your Heart
J. C. Ryle on God's Promises
More Abu Dhabi Sermons
10 Clues That Something Has Become an Idol
A Worship Song to Strengthen Faith for the Mission
How to Motivate Prayer
Help Your Small Group Grow in Christ-Centered Community
How to Help Your Small Group Grow in Faith
How Worship Transformed Me ("Grace so Glorious")
Recent Abu Dhabi Sermons
Spurgeon on Why and How to Use God's Promises
How to Help Your Small Group Become Missional
Be Captured by Christ's Love ("Jesus, the Son of God")
Promises Which Comfort Me in a New Country
In 2 Corinthians 3:18 Are We "Reflecting" or "Beholding" the Glory of the Lord?
Embracing the Grief of Parting
Pictures from Abu Dhabi
"Come as You Are" (David Crowder Worship Video)
Promises for the Stress of Packing and Moving
If We Aren't Motivated by Rewards, We Can't Please God
Superstitions: Worry, Control, and Trust (by Joe Scheumann)
Promises to Help You Receive Constructive Criticism
A Heart-Changing Worship Song ("Signature of Divine")
What Does It Mean to Be Sealed with the Holy Spirit?
Are You Living by Faith? (And Why That's Important)
How Do Trials Make Us "Perfect and Complete, Lacking Nothing"?
Fight Fear with God's Promises ("Whom Shall I Fear?" worship video)
Helping a Friend Battle Fear
Battling Fear about Test Results
Top 10 Posts of 2014
Worship at the Manger ("O, Holy Night")
How God Called Us to Move to Abu Dhabi
Is This Why You Don't Have Joy in the Lord?
How Moses Overcame Temptation
How to Make Your Thanksgiving More Meaningful
Posts on How to Deal with Trials
10 Questions about Sanctification
Another Battle with Spiritual Dullness
How God's Promises Helped a Marine Lost at Sea
Trouble Surrendering to God? ("My Heart Is Yours" worship video)
How to Love Others When You Don't Feel Like It
Does God REALLY Want Us to Seek Rewards?
Beholding His Glory ("Who Is like Our God?" Worship Video)
Yesterday I Needed an Explosion of Worship
Dealing with Past Hurts
Is Joy in God Different from Happiness?
Is Satisfaction in Christ the Focus of Every Promise?
Don't Be Surprised by Trials
Struggling? Here's a Worship Video That Can Help
"I Believe; Help My Unbelief!"
How God Strengthened My Faith
Pictures from Our Mission Trip
Delight Yourself in the Lord and He Will Give You the Desires of Your Heart
What's the Root Cause of My Sin?
What God Did in India, the Northern Highlands, and Thailand
Blog Posts to Strengthen Your Prayer Life
Posts on the Fight of Faith
Posts on Fellowship and Church Life
A Reader Shares How This Blog Has Helped Her
Don't Half-Heartedly Resist Sin – KILL It
My Battle against Gloating
How You Can Help Me, and Encourage Others
Strengthen Your Faith with Gethsemane Love
Fellowship Must Strengthen Our Faith, Not Just Lift Our Feelings
Does God Promise to Give Us Certain Feelings in This Life?
Why Willpower Alone Can't Produce Obedience
Let This Easter Song Wake You Up
Where Can I Find Peace?
My Battle with Fear
A Worship Song for Those with Unanswered Prayer
Don't Settle for "God OUGHT to Be My Satisfaction"
Promises for Those with Unanswered Prayer
How God Changed My Unfeeling Heart
How Can God Be Good, if He Allows Trials?
"Christ Is Enough" (4-min worship video)
Don't Neglect God's Promises
Bible Verses about Fear
Strengthen Your Faith With "We Won't Be Shaken" (4-min worship video)
How God Mercifully Gave Me Guidance
David Brainerd on Experiencing the Spirit at Conversion
Should We Promise an Experience of the Spirit at Conversion?
Five Ways the Cross Can Encourage You (4-Min Worship Video)
How to Pray when You Feel Devastated
What to Do when You Desire Something Else More than God
Five Common Misunderstandings about Faith -- and How to Avoid Them
Drink Deeply of Christ's Forgiveness (3-Minute Worship Video)
How Can I Turn to God if There Is Sin in My Heart?
What To Do If You Get Nothing Out Of Reading The Bible
The Right Way, And The Wrong Way, To Fight Sin
Watch Chinese Believers Receive Their First Bibles (1-min video)
Learning How To Pray From Jesus
What We Can Do, And What Only God Can Do
The Plight Of The Unreached (6-min video)
God Afflicts, But Not Willingly
The Problem With Saying "It Could Have Been Worse"
Why Bless God, if He Takes Things Away?
Once Again, God Changed My Heart
Top 10 Posts For 2013
Dealing With Guilt: Today's Fight Of Faith
Help For Your Christmas Worship ("For Unto Us A Child Is Born")
What To Do When It's Hard To Surrender To Christ
Peace In The Storm ("Cornerstone" worship video)
Promises About Wisdom From God
How James Fraser Overcame Satanic Attack
How John Bunyan Illustrated The Perseverance Of The Saints
Fight Christmas Busyness With Christmas Worship ("O Come All Ye Faithful")
Samuel Pearce And God's "Heavenly, Glorious, Melting Power"
What Does The Bible Say About Insecurity?
Four Reasons Your Faith Needs God's Promises
How Is The Holy Spirit The Guarantee Of Our Inheritance?
Indiana Jones On Fighting Sin (with a short video)
A Not-So-Helpful Approach To Obeying God: Battle To See Your Worth
How To Consider Yourself Dead To Sin
The Benefits Of Asking God To Hurry
Our Disappointments Are God's Appointments (My Father's Story)
Do You Need Help? (4-min worship video)
A Friend Experiences The Power Of The Promises Of God
What Thirsts Does Jesus Satisfy?
Is It True That God Never Gives Us More Than We Can Handle?
Let This Song Encourage You ("Jesus I My Cross Have Taken")
How To Battle When Feeling Discouraged
Worship Lyrics We'll Sing In Heaven ("Agnus Dei" worship video)
Are You Willing To Go?
A Right Way And A Wrong Way To Use The Promises Of God
No Matter How Burdened, God Can Change Your Heart
Someone Asks: "Should We Need Rewards For Motivation?"
"Why Do You Put Such Emphasis On The Promises Of God?"
Celebrate God's Grace (4-min worship video of "Grace Abounding")
How To Avoid Speaking Evil Words
What Buying A Refrigerator Taught Me About Trials
The Danger Of Coasting Spiritually
What It Means To Do Something FOR God (You Might Be Surprised)
A Reader Asks: "What If I've Never Had Joy In Christ?" (Part Two)
A Reader Asks: "What If I've Never Had Joy In Christ?" (Part One)
Seven Posts To Strengthen Prayer
Worship God With Lament (and a worship video to help)
Posts On How To Fight Sin
True Stories About The Work Of The Spirit
My Battles Of Faith, And How God Met Me
Going On Vacation
What Is The Discipline Of The Lord?
What Does It Mean To Bless The Lord? (4-min worship video)
Why Does Paul Say PEOPLE Are His Glory And Joy?
My Blow-By-Blow Battle With Discouragement
Why Are We Blind To Biblical Motivations? Here's One Reason
How Can I Overcome Temptation?
Worship God For His Love (How Deep The Father's Love For Us" worship video)
How Promises Of Perseverance Fit Warnings Against Sin
"God Healed Me From Panic Attacks"
How To Help Someone Who Lost His Job
How To Pray When You Know Your Wants But Don't Know God's Will
You Are Never Alone ("You Never Let Go" worship video)
My Battle With Fear About Money
What Is The Holiness Of God?
How To Obey God When It's Costly
Wake Up Your Sleeping Soul ("Awake My Soul" Worship Video)
How The World Gives Us Evidence For God
Another Battle With Jealousy
Why Do I Feel Far from God? (4-min video)
How I Experienced The Discipline Of The Lord
A Reader Asks: If Bad Things Can Happen Then Why Not Worry?
How You Can Take Refuge In God
Are We Misunderstanding The Great Commission?
How Is Faith The Substance Of Things Hoped For?
Let This Story Of God's Provision Strengthen Your Faith
Can I Deliberately Keep Sinning And Still Be Forgiven? (Part Two)
Can I Deliberately Keep Sinning And Still Be Forgiven?
How William Wilberforce Can Encourage Your Personal Evangelism
A Christian And Anger: How To Overcome It
What Does The Bible Say About Anger?
Kill Self-Righteousness With "Just As I Am"
How To Cast Your Burdens On The Lord
A Prayer For Those Lacking Joy
God's Promises For Those Battling Same-Sex Attraction (Part Two)
God's Promises For Those Battling Same-Sex Attraction (Part One)
How To Get Out Of A Spiritual Funk
Strengthen Your Faith With The Newsboys' "He Reigns"
A Reader Asks: Why Won't God Let Me Remarry?
A Reader Wonders About Life Without Sex
Powerful 4-min Evangelistic Video To Share With Others
Evidence For Jesus' Resurrection
I Don't Feel Like Obeying God -- What Should I Do?
How To Gain Spiritual Strength (4-min worship video)
How Faith Helps You Meet God
Is Biblical Obedience Motivated By Gratitude?
If Faith Without Works Is Dead, What Should I Do?
Developing a Biblical Self Image
My Midnight Experience of the Holy Spirit
Ask God To Show You His Glory ("Yahweh" Worship Video)
Identity In Christ: Crucial, But Not Enough
How To Overcome Doubts About The Bible
Billy Graham's Battle To Trust The Bible
How to not Worry about Money
Is This Trial From Satan Or God?
An Atheist's Surprising Response To Receiving A Bible (5-min video)
Facing Trials? Here's Hope ("Be Still My Soul" worship video)
What God Promises Those Suffering Harmful Consequences Of Their Actions
A Neglected Practice That Can Empower Your Prayer
Why Am I Impatient?
My Saturday Night Battle
A Story To Motivate Your Evangelism
Does God Work All Things For Good?
What If I Do Not Experience The Holy Spirit?
Listen At Your Own Risk (Keith Green's "Asleep in the Light")
How Can I Help Others Grow In Faith?
How Does The Holy Spirit Empower Obedience?
Conquered by Sovereign Joy: Augustine's Conversion
What is the Baptism of the Holy Spirit? (Part Three)
What is the Baptism of the Holy Spirit? (Part Two)
Celebrate Salvation With Charlie Hall's "Marvelous Light" (worship video)
What is the Baptism of the Holy Spirit? (Part One)
How God Set Me Free
Does God Hear Prayer? A Real-Life Example
How To Overcome Sexual Temptation
An Exciting Development For The Living By Faith Blog
How Far Is Too Far Before Marriage?
What Does the Bible Say About Sex Before Marriage?
Ten Questions That Transformed My Christian Life
Five Promises To Help Your Times With God
A Take-No-Prisoners Kind of War
Is Grace Different From Mercy?
Wayne Grudem on Jesus' Birth
Should I Wait For God To Change Me?
Should I Expect Other People To Meet My Heart-Needs?
Scripture And A Christmas Song To Comfort You About Friday's Shootings
How James 5:16-18 Conquered My Discouragement
How The Holy Spirit Guarantees Your Inheritance (4-min video)
Don't Let Christmas Busyness Destroy Christmas ("O Holy Night" video)
A Christian Counselor Disagrees About Faith And Feelings (Part Two)
How God Helps You Overcome Sin
Reflections On My First Year Of Blogging
A Christian Counselor Disagrees About Faith And Feelings
How To Start Your Day With God's Promises
Is Christianity A Crutch? (Worship with Chris Tomlin's "Lord I Need You")
How God's Promises Can Transform You
How Can I Become More Patient?
Is Your Obedience By Will-Power Or Spirit-Power? Four Clues
Be Freed By The Power Of The Cross ("Jesus, Thank You" Worship Video)
This Morning - Spiritually - I Felt Nothing
How You Can Escape The Giant Of Despair (from John Bunyan's "Pilgrim's Progress")
A Promise For Those Disappointed By God
This Neglected Truth Will Help You Resist Temptation
How To Sing Lyrics You Aren’t Feeling (“Lay Me Down” worship song)
Are You Misdiagnosing Your Sin?
How Jesus Conquers Fear Of Dying
How NOT To Lead A Staff Meeting
What Is The Peace Of Christ?
Build Your Life On Christ The Solid Rock (4-Min Worship Video)
Last Night's Pit -- And How God Pulled Me Out
Can God's Promises Distract Us From God?
What God Promises When I Have Too Much To Do
Afraid of Dentists?
Jesus Gives Us Reasons To Obey
Hold On To God's Promises (4-Min Worship Video)
How Would You Answer These 7 Questions About Faith?
Why We Must CLING To God's Word
Strengthen Your Faith With Evidence
Need Motivation For Evangelism? (Try This)
My 5:30 AM Battle
Another Powerful Step To Help Your Worship (Worship In Truth)
What To Do When You're Not Feeling Worshipful (Worship In Spirit)
"Come To Me All Who Are Weary" (How Jesus Gives Rest)
How Do I Surrender to God? (With A Short Worship Video)
How Paul Motivates Wise Use Of Time
Three More Ways God's Grace Can Transform Your Work
What The Holy Spirit Did In My Heart Thursday
Three Ways God's Grace Can Transform Your Work
A Reader Asks: "How Can I Be Content While Longing For My Husband To Change?"
How Can I Worship God? (with video of "Jesus Messiah")
How to Be Content
How To Enjoy A Vacation -- And Not Feel Empty When It's Over
Seven Posts On Prayer
Six Posts On How To Motivate Obedience
Be Strengthened By This Powerful Version Of "A Mighty Fortress"
Seven Crucial Posts On Overcoming Temptation
How To Worship BY The Spirit ("The Power Of The Cross" Worship Video)
Overcoming Fears While On Vacation
My Five Most Important Posts On Faith
What The Grand Canyon Tells Us About Finding Joy
What Happened When You Believed And What Difference It Makes (4-min video)
Reorient Your Life With Worship ("At Your Name")
Mary and Martha's Unanswered Prayer
What About Unanswered Prayer?
"God, You Are My God" -- A Powerful New Worship Song
How to Extinguish Every One of Satan's Flaming Darts
How To Sanctify Your Sorrow
Worship Christ as Your Treasure (4-Min Video "Knowing You")
One Reason You MUST Be Part Of A Church Community
What Did Jesus Mean When He Said "Do Not Judge"?
Why Kneeling or Lifting Hands Can Help Prayer and Worship
A Toothache and the Fight of Faith
A 4-Min Worship Song to Strengthen Your Faith ("God Undefeatable")
How NOT to Make a Decision
How Evangelism Feeds Your Own Soul
Asking Why? Here's God's Loving Purpose For Every Trial
Is Your Obedience Firing On All Four Cylinders?
My Most Powerful Experience of Spiritual Gifts
How To Pray About Problems
Why Fast and Pray?
How God Delivered Me From Trouble
From My Wife: "How God Freed Me Through A Spiritual Gift"
"Put on Humility." Ok -- but HOW?
What Every Believer Can Experience Of The Holy Spirit
What Causes Conflicts? (It's Not What We Think)
How Jesus Frees Us From Fear (4-Min Video -- With French Fries)
Should We Be Motivated By Rewards From God?
When Bible-Reading Doesn't Help
Worship God as Your Treasure with "Be Thou My Vision"
How to Overcome Prayerlessness
How God Saved My Sermon Preparation From Disaster
Quotes on Faith
Worship is a Weapon -- Let the "Revelation Song" Conquer Unbelief
A Reader Fights the Fight of Faith During Racquetball
How Can I Gain Assurance When I Struggle to Surrender to Christ?
The Reader Responds Regarding Assurance of Salvation
Worship Song -- Robbie Seay Band's "Let Our Faith Be Not Alone"
How the Holy Spirit Helped Me Feel the Truth of Jesus
How Can I Stop Lying?
A Reader Asks: Does God Promise Success?
Dealing with Loss and Grief?
A Reader Offers a Different View of Assurance
A Reader Asks: What Verses Help You Fight Temptation?
Can A Believer Lose Salvation?
A Young Woman Fights the Fight of Faith
Bible Verses for Motivation
Strong Tower -- Newsboys' Powerful Worship Song
How to Obey God -- Self-Pushing or Spirit-Empowering?
My Response to: "How Do I Know I Am Saved?" (Part Two)
My Response to: "How Do I Know I Am Saved?" (Part One)
How to Resist Temptation
"All I Have Is Christ" (a powerful worship song)
A Reader Asks: "How Can I Know That I Am Saved?"
Bible Passages on Fear
How To Be Forgiven by God
Jonathan Edwards' Experience of the Glory of Christ
"Great Is Thy Faithfulness" (Chris Rice 4-min worship video)
A Spiritual EKG For Your Heart
The Captain, a Cruise Ship, and a Mutiny
The Bible and Jealousy: How to Fight the Fight of Faith
It's Dangerous Being a Pastor
God is My Portion -- 5-Min Worship Video
My 10 Favorite Bible Verses on Faith
Can I Really Do Nothing To Bring God More Pleasure In Me?
What I Learned About How To Be More Loving
How Jesus Enables us to Forgive
A Worship Video For Good Friday
Does God Ordain Every Trial?
Moses Teaches Joshua About Faith and Feelings
3 Ways We Can Miss the Point of Salvation
6 Reasons Heart-Satisfaction Is Crucial
"Mystery" by Charlie Hall (5-min worship video)
The Bible and Liquid Plumber
My Battle With Self-Pity
A simple step that changed my prayer life
How God Helped My Hopelessness
"You're Beautiful" -- 5-min Worship Video
What God Did in My Heart Sunday Morning
How you can help the Living By Faith Blog
My Shocking Discovery about Motivation
Why Trust Jesus Christ?
Saint Patrick -- missionary to Ireland
How Spurgeon Saw His Trials And Suffering
Promises For Overcoming Procrastination
How God freed me from fear -- while mountain-biking
How my grandmother fought the fight of faith
Facing Problems or Trials?
What helped my Bible reading this morning
Don't settle for just knowing the truth -- FEEL the truth (a 4-min video)
Bored with the Bible?
What About Other Approaches?
C. S. Lewis on Motivation, Self-Denial, and Rewards
God is huge -- a 3-min video
How the Holy Spirit enables us to obey
How to fight the fight of faith
A neglected key for obeying the Beatitudes
Feeling Insecure about My Preaching
What Luther Did When He Was Desperate
How to grow in evangelistic confidence and compassion
How God Saved A Hardened Atheist
What Are You Trusting -- Really?
When I write a lame blog-post
A 3-Minute Worship Song to Strengthen Your Faith
My Battle With Pride
If Faith Can Change Me, Why Isn't It Working?
How God Miraculously Provided For My Grandfather
How faith in Christ changes us
Praying -- but distracted
A Gospel-centered explanation of feelings (part two)
A Gospel-centered explanation of feelings (part one)
My Father Explains How to Experience the Holy Spirit
What has God promised us?
A Different Way to Share the Gospel
Blaise Pascal's Astonishing Experience
Tchividjian and DeYoung on obedience -- can Piper help?
Another Sunday morning battle
Screwtape on how to attack faith (with thanks to C. S. Lewis)
How God's Goodness and Mercy Follow You
Promises for Those Struggling with Unemployment
The faith-joy connection
How Hudson Taylor's Mother Experienced The Gift Of Faith
Does Faith Mean Believing I Will Receive What I'm Praying For?
How to Strengthen Your Faith
Are you discouraged in prayer?
Will-power vs. Spirit-power
How one word removed discouragement
Jesus Promises That You Will Be A Fisher Of Men
Praying With Faith
What is Faith?
Why Keep Praying When I'm Feeling Dull?
A surprising outpouring of God's love
Living by faith when a vacation is cut short
How Hudson Taylor saw difficulties
How George Mueller read God's Word
Not motivated to read God's Word?
Promises To Increase Your Vision For The Coming Year
Promises for the Flu
Don't face the lion without your sword
How Can We Obey the Golden Rule?
Spurgeon on Jesus' Birth
A ring-side seat for my battle against an idol
Sarah Edwards' Experience of God
I always only have one problem
How to live the Christian life
A promise for when you are tempted
How George Whitefield read God's Word
How God comforted Hudson Taylor
Tough time reading the Word this morning
Facing a Trial? Jesus is the Super-Piling
How David Brainerd overcame discouragement
How Jesus changed my heart about a Christmas party
Quote: William Gurnall on Fighting Sin
This Morning's Battle with Jealousy
Fearful or worried?
Why I'm Taking This Book Back To The Library
The passions fueling this blog
A promise for those feeling far from God
An unusually quick battle -- over this blog
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