A Spiritual Self-Growth Test

Online publications frequently provide tests you can give yourself to see how you are doing in some area like your health, finances, marriage, etc. It’s meant to be a self-help analysis to point out where improvements are needed. Below is a short test to see how you’re growing spiritually. Answer the questions honestly. Can you […]

Are You Ready for the Judgment Day?

In the middle of a long series of exhortations, Paul wrote a short one that’s memorable and hard-hitting, especially in light of the fact that we will face God in the judgment (Romans 14:12; 2 Corinthians 5:10; Revelation 20:12). There are three steps the Holy Spirit wanted you to remember in Romans 13:11-14. Wake up: […]

Entering the Kingdom of God

When Nicodemus came to Jesus by night, convinced that He was “a teacher come from God,” he was astonished to hear Jesus say, “Verily, verily I say unto you, except a man be born anew he cannot see the kingdom of God” (Jn. 3:3). Nicodemus was not amazed to hear Jesus mention the kingdom — he […]