“For many are called, but few are chosen” (Matthew 22:14). This may be one of the most questioned scriptures of all time. In fact, at a particular event I speak at regularly, a question about this passage was asked during Q&A more than any other. What did Jesus mean? Let’s start by looking at the […]
When fear comes, send it back! |Identity Advantage Podcast|
When I hear the word stray, I think of a lost dog — one who doesn’t have a home, a wanderer looking for its next meal. And then I think about people and the spiritual falling away that happens oh-so-slowly over time. I’ve been guilty of this myself. It’s not something we plan or even […]
Jesus said, “The words that I speak to you are spirit and they are life. But there are some of you who do not believe. Jesus knew from the beginning who they were who did not believe and who would betray Him. “Therefore I have said to you that no one can come to Me […]
Everything starts at home, including the shaping of our identity. In this episode of Identity Advantage, Daphne and Angie talk about the loss of honor in this generation –specifically, an understanding of honoring our parents. In a broken society, what does that look like? How do we apply God’s Word to situations that aren’t ideal? […]
What amazes me about this story most is what Paul said first. When permitted to speak, he stepped forward and declared, “I think myself happy, King Agrippa…” (Acts 26:2).
Purpose, destiny, whatever you want to call it, we all have one. But what most people don’t realize is that we play a bigger role in that than we realize. Psalm 119:109 says, “My life is continually in my hand, yet I do not forget Your law.” Other translations read: “I always take my life into […]