Five Ways to Landscape Your Heart
Christian growth is linked to the cultivation of the heart. How do you do heart cultivation? This article mentions five things.
Proverbs 4:23 – Pursuing a Personal Inquisition of the Heart
This article considers Solomon's instruction in Proverbs 4:23 to guard your heart.
The Widow and Her Mite
Idols of the Heart and "Vanity Fair"
Why is idolatry by far the most frequently discussed sin in the Bible? It is a problem of the heart, the chief object of God's concern since from the heart issues everything. Yet idolatry is also a social problem. This article considers the interplay between our hearts and the situation that surrounds us, and the implications this has for counselling issues.
Total Depravity: Only Evil Flowing From the Dead
The difference between a believer and unbeliever is that one has a living spiritual heart while the other has a dead spiritual heart. Total depravity means that an unbeliever's heart is evil in its nature and can only produce evil continuously.
Boys, Young Men, and Men
What does it mean to grow up from being a boy to a young man and then to a man? This article identifies three things which can help boys in growing up to be men: the ability to keep your mind and heart, being diligent in your work and responsibilities, and self-knowledge through God's word.
Purity is a rare word in our sexualized culture. What does it mean to be pure? This article defines true biblical purity and examines the standard for purity. The author then applies the concept of purity to different areas of life through the perspective of Matthew 5:8. Purity is firstly a matter of the heart.
Fighting the Enemy Within
Every Christian has to face three enemies: the world, the devil, and sin within. This article focuses on the fight against the flesh, or the old man, within the heart of each Christian. The best way to stand against this enemy of self is by knowing him and how he works against you.
A Healthy Heart
The book of Proverbs frequently speaks about the heart, since the heart is the seat of personality. It is important for Christians to guard their heart by resisting sin and looking to God's wisdom.
1 Samuel 7:3 - Revivals that are Pleasing to God
The Supreme Grace of Christian Love
The Christian Mind
This article is about the Christian mind and knowledge. Christianity is a religion of head and heart, but nowadays there is very little focus on the intellect and truth as a part of faith.