Category: Obedience

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Is it wise to take control of our lives?

As believers, we are meant to deny ourselves and offer our bodies as living sacrifices to God and to obey His will. Letting go of control of our lives to Someone we cannot see, however, feels counter intuitive and even frightening at times – especially when this world extols the...

What total submission to God looks like

Deep in every person’s psyche is a subconscious desire to find the answer to, “What am I here for?” Many things in this world, however, keep us from going to the only One with the answer, our Creator. Yet it is only through total submission to God that we flourish...

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Surrendering our will to God

The words “surrender” and “sacrifice” are synonyms for the word “investment”. The dictionary defines investment as “an act of devoting time, effort, or energy to a particular undertaking with the expectation of a worthwhile result”. It also lists the words, surrender and sacrifice, as having similar meanings.   Surrendering our...