Respect for Family is Respect for God

Respect for Family is Respect for God

In our culture, there is a lack of respect for authority. Nowhere is this better evidenced than in the family—the most basic and foundational unit of our society. Instead of parents guiding, teaching their children, and telling them what to do, it’s the children who rule the roost in many homes. The kids call the shots, and the family structure …

The Source of True Power in America

Over the last few years, there has been a lot of discussion about the source of power in America. The power of uniting with other believers in prayer for our nation reinforces the fact that we do not live our lives only for ourselves. Philippians 4:1-3 tells us that Christ can empower us to do anything, but we must understand …

The Secret to Staying Submitted

For this reason also, God highly exalted Him, and bestowed on Him the name which is above every name, so that at the name of Jesus every knee will bow, of those who are in heaven and on earth and under the earth, and that every tongue will confess that Jesus Christ is Lord, to the glory of God the Father. – Philippians 2:9-11 How could Jesus humble …

The Storm

Walking in faith has more to do with your proximity to God than people’s opinion of you. Dr. Tony Evans retells the story of a faith-building occurrence that happened at Brice Stadium in South Carolina. He reminds us that the most unlikely of people can still be a hero of the faith.  

Do You Ever Doubt?

Do you ever struggle with doubt? If the answer to that is yes, rest assured that you are not alone. There are things you can do when you doubt to help bring you to the next level of faith. Tony Evans shares those with you in this video devotional. Faith is not the absence of fear. Faith is simply acting …

God’s Provision Follows Belief

Tony Evans delivers a powerful illustration about how hearing the Word and believing the Word are two different things. It’s one thing to simply go to church and hope that things work out, but God’s provision follows those who believe and act on the words He has spoken.  

Are We Ready to Follow God?

Are We Ready to Follow God?

“Elijah came near to all the people and said, ‘How long will you hesitate between two opinions? If the Lord is God, follow Him; but if Baal, follow him.’ But the people did not answer him a word.” 1 Kings 18:21 There are questions and then there are questions! Have you ever noticed when you ask someone a question that …

Learning to Walk on Spiritual Feet

Learning to Walk on Spiritual Feet

If we are going to think with Christ­centered minds, it must become a way of life every day. We cannot be sacred on Sunday and secular on Monday. We are sacred all day every day, because we are all ministers under God no matter what our particular professions happen to be. One of the great passages on what it means …

A Country In A Crisis

We as a nation are facing a trying time of disunity and racial tension, but there’s still hope. Tony Evans shares about the importance of Biblical unity (oneness of purpose). When the body of Christ is unified under the lordship of Jesus Christ, it has the potential to be a light to the world during times of unrest and division. …

You Can Come Back

You Can Come Back

Days after the tragedy of 9/11 struck our nation’s soul, members of the special forces known as the Green Berets were asked to pack their bags, leave their families and head straight into the heart of warfare. While each of us back home struggled to come to grips with the devastation that came about so suddenly, these men set out …