ezer
God
Joshua Jarvis

What It Means To Be a Helpmeet

They say that church attendance is 65% women and even a larger percentage are the volunteers. Is that what the Bible meant when God called Eve a “helpmeet?” I’ve never heard a message from the pulpit that described what a helpmeet was supposed to be. I decided to take my 21st century mindset and look at a word that frankly, I suspected as being mistranslated.

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God
Joshua Jarvis

31 Biblical I Am Affirmations Of Who You Are In Christ

What you say matters, but what you say to yourself may matter most. In leadership, the toughest person to lead is yourself. If you don’t settle your identity in Christ it can make that task infinitely more tough.  A self-spoken pep talk is beneficial but Tony Robbins didn’t create affirmations, I dare say God did.    Long before we had the word, we had the Word and God literally breathed us into existence with His Word. 

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God
Joshua Jarvis

How To H.E.A.R. God’s Voice

We all go through seasons in our walk with Christ. Some of those seasons can be compared to the wilderness when God is silent. However, is He ever really silent or did His presence just move? Is He really just prompting you to follow Him? Find out one way (of many) that you could potentially break out of this silence and listen to what He has to say to you today.

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What Does It Mean To Be A Man
God
Joshua Jarvis

What Does It Mean To Be A Man?

The secular world is trying to define manhood.  The world shows us conflicting images of what it wants a man to be.  It’s no wonder that we’re dealing with problems as a society when it comes to identity. What does the Bible say about what it means to be a man?

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Leadership
Joshua Jarvis

What Does It Mean To Be A Leader?

Everywhere you look leadership is the one thing needed most by our society, yet people often disqualify themselves as a leader before they even know what it means to be one. True leadership is more than just a measure influence and followers.

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God
Joshua Jarvis

How Should Christians Respond To Politics

Elections can sometimes bring the worst out in people. As Christians we’re called to love and not hate, but how can we do this effectively in this divisive climate? This issue is beyond whether you agree with a candidates politics.  If you’re this upset about the election that it’s causing you to lash out against your “friends” then maybe it’s time to check your heart. Let’s dive in.

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Wisdomforagraduate
Family
Joshua Jarvis

Wisdom For Graduates

What do you say to a graduate other than I’m proud of you? Here are 6 pieces of wisdom for graduates straight from the Bible and the “school of life.”

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God
Joshua Jarvis

Psalm 27: God’s Embrace

I’m like a young child that thinks they know everything but really have no idea.  This psalm of David reminds me that what I need to do is slow down and patiently wait for God’s embrace.

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God
Joshua Jarvis

Is Jesus All We Need?

Is Jesus all we need or does the world actually need more than Jesus? The answer is yes. In order to answer the question, we’ll look at how Jesus fulfills our needs through the classic psychology theory of American psychologist Abraham Maslow’s hierarchy of needs and compare that to scripture.

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Family
Joshua Jarvis

Why The Marriage Covenant Is So Important

The marriage covenant is often misunderstood or overlooked. However, it could be the most powerful concept in the Bible if properly understood. Once grasped, the language of marriage is easy to see throughout the Bible and is most prevalent in the words of Jesus.

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