After 35 blog posts walking through Precious Remedies against Satan's Devices, I may be the most excited about the next five. That's because the Lord Jesus and his strength to save are their center and focus. Wielding the word of God as his choice … [Continue reading] about Mighty to save: How Jesus out-loves your sin
Satan attacks the church through division. In unity, Christians can stand against him. Learn 12 ways the church can remain united. Let's broadly review what Thomas Brooks has taught us about Satan in the main points of the previous three … [Continue reading] about Unity: The indispensable quality of an unconquerable church
Our perspective on constant temptations can color the way we see ourselves. But we can learn to view our path toward holiness in light of God's mercy. Imagine a panicked family member waking you in the night. You must follow them immediately. … [Continue reading] about Perspective: See the struggle for holiness through a gospel lens
Our failure to conquer persistent sins is one of Satan's favorite targets. But as usual, God's grace has this one covered. "This again?" The human ability to remain in destructive behavior is mind boggling. Think of the billions of dollars … [Continue reading] about Failure: Learn how to overcome persistent sin
You're at church on a Sunday morning. People around you raise their hands as they sing from their hearts. You see expressions of heartfelt joy on their faces. And you long to experience these feelings with them. But it's just not there. You talk … [Continue reading] about What do I do when my feelings don’t match my faith?
Look into the heart and soul of a Christian. You'll see how God has uniquely equipped the spiritual warrior for a lifelong battle against sin. A computer. A car. An appliance. Examine an object's structure and makeup, and you'll learn what it … [Continue reading] about Six qualities of a spiritual warrior
In every other article before this one, we've found a way to reword the "remedies" Thomas Brooks offers to counteract Satan's devices. In this article, we're going to concentrate on Brooks' definitions and explanations of true grace instead. We … [Continue reading] about What is true grace?