The life of evangelical churches and their spiritual leaders has been portrayed in some recent films and series. Can they help us start conversations?
Sometimes we mistakenly believe that those who trust in God will not suffer any wrong.
Athletes in Action film “Struggle and Triumph” shows how the faith of Olympians Lauryn Williams, Daniel Dias, Li Yan and Wilson Kipsang helps them to overcome the struggles and find their true identity in Christ.
The gospel is one beggar telling another where to find food.
It's not enough to hear the message; you have to act on it.
How do you solve your problems?
Each one will carry his own guilt before God; we won't be able to blame anyone else. What will you do then?
God wants us to fill our place in life, whatever it may be, and do our job well.
The day will come when there will be no confusion about the future.
You may renounce many things, but never give up the truth. Only truth can set you free.
Our dignity as people doen’t depend on the opinion of others, or how things are going.
If God is calling you to a responsible job, don't be afraid. He himself will fit you for it by his Spirit, and you'll do well.
Learn to rely on God at each moment, and so be faithful till the end.
You cannot say you are a follower of Jesus if your life does not show the gratitude that always characterised the Master.
God has used men and women without distinction throughout history - men and women full of his power who obeyed his call.
Time teaches us to recognise that what seemed so terrible then wasn't as bad as it seemed.
Life is like a relay race. As we grow up, others are already running, and the day comes when they pass the baton.
Don't let evil masquerade in your life. As pleasant as it may seem, if it is against God's word, it will destroy you.
Nothing can change the certainty that God is at our side. Always, without exception.
Anything other than believing God's Word is cheating.
No one in the world has shown more willingness to forgive every human being than God.
I remember one young man who never told me his name or address. He gave me his Olympic Volunteer jacket when he found out I was a foreign visitor.
Constantly watching others can make us lose sight of our own goals.
God took the initiative to solve your problems, out of love.
Without commitment, you can't grow in any area, be it sport, work, or relationships, much less in your spiritual life.
Contrary to popular belief, you don't have to be good enough to "compete" in heaven!