Helping those in need is one of the major themes of the Bible and of Jesus' ministry. Some have wealth, some have talents, some have time.
Whatever gifts we have been given -- large or small -- we should share generously.
podcast and answered ten questions on singleness and dating.
We get a lot of questions from young Christian men and women who are “not yet married.” Their season of life awakens many desires and hopes, uncertainties and insecurities, and tricky pastoral questions.
In fact, there’s several diagnostic questions to ask that’ll tell you just how well your singleness is going. Paul tells us that he learned to be content in to you. But for the ones that do, ask your married Christian friends to speak into your life. As Paul Washer says, “Spiritual strength is not a mystery, but is directly related to our devotion to the Word and prayer.” “The church is like Noah’s ark. But once you leave, you’ll drown.” Not sure who said this, and I’m not a huge fan of the quote, but you get the gist: you need the church. Ask yourself these questions with a sober heart to find out how you’re doing. I’m sure a dialogue about this will help any single Christian.Would you like to keep your profile hidden, or show it to all users?Understand was developed and is maintained by an independent group of pastors who saw a need for simple, biblical explanations of Christian teachings and books of the Bible.Because what I have tragically found is that Christian singles hit an area of desperation, particularly young women, and they will go: “Yeah, he is a Christian, he comes to church.” And really what they’re saying is this guy comes to church a couple of times a month, but outside of attending a service, he doesn’t have a real seriousness about growing in his understanding of the Lord, growing in his understanding of the Bible, being a prayerful person, no vivication or mortification that can be spotted, and no one who really knows them enough to speak to the growth in their character.Now practically speaking, this means singles are seeking out people to speak into their lives.