Trustworthy Wisdom@Work

A Repository of Wisdom from Trusted Sources

The Hidden Life

"…your life is hidden with Christ in God." (Colossians 3:3) The Spirit of God testifies to and confirms the simple, but almighty, security of the life that “is hidden...
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Sharing in the Atonement

"God forbid that I should boast except in the cross of our Lord Jesus Christ…" (Galatians 6:14) Do I want to be identified with His death — to be...
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The Drawing of the Father

"No one can come to Me unless the Father who sent Me draws him…" (John 6:44) When God begins to draw me to Himself, the problem of my will...
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Experience or God’s Revealed Truth?

"We have received…the Spirit who is from God, that we might know the things that have been freely given to us by God." (1 Corinthians 2:12) My experiences are...
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The Right Kind of Help

"And I, if I am lifted up…will draw all peoples to Myself." (John 12:32) If sympathy is all that human beings need, then the Cross of Christ is an...
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The Focus of Our Message

"I did not come to bring peace but a sword." (Matthew 10:34) Never be sympathetic with a person whose situation causes you to conclude that God is dealing harshly...
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Test of Faithfulness

"We know that all things work together for good to those who love God…" (Romans 8:28) It is only a faithful person who truly believes that God sovereignly controls...
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Redemption — Creating the Need it Satisfies

"The natural man does not receive the things of the Spirit of God, for they are foolishness to him…" (1 Corinthians 2:14) The gospel of God creates the sense...
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Wrestling Before God

"Take up the whole armor of God…praying always…" (Ephesians 6:13,18) You must learn to wrestle against the things that hinder your communication with God, and wrestle in prayer for...
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Approved to God

"Be diligent to present yourself approved to God, a worker who does not need to be ashamed, rightly dividing the word of truth." (2 Timothy 2:15) If you cannot...
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The Great Life

"Peace I leave with you, My peace I give to you; not as the world gives do I give to you. Let not your heart be troubled…" (John 14:27)...
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Intercessory Prayer

"…men always ought to pray and not lose heart." (Luke 18:1) True intercession involves bringing the person, or the circumstance that seems to be crashing in on you, before...
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