Radical Surrender

Unhook The Chain

If you love Me, keep My commandments. —John 14:15 Jesus made it clear to His disciples that He is “the way, the truth, and the life” (John 14:6). He is the only way to the Father, and our belief and commitment to Him results in love and obedience—and leads to an eternal home in heaven.…

Surrendering to Truth

Verse Teach me your way, O LORD, and I will walk in your truth; give me an undivided heart, that I may fear your name. Psalm 86:11 We must be willing to obey if we would know the true inner meaning of the teachings of Christ and the apostles. I believe this view prevailed in…

Life At Its Best

I know that you fear God, since you have not withheld your son, your only son, from Me. —Genesis 22:12 Abraham’s heart must have pounded as he stood on Mount Moriah with his son Isaac. He had offered many sacrifices during his lifetime, but this one was different. God was asking him to place his…

Significant Surrender

Humble yourselves under the mighty hand of God, that He may exalt you in due time. —1 Peter 5:6 Throughout history, Mary the mother of Jesus has been held in high esteem. And rightly so! She was singled out by God to deliver the long-awaited Messiah. But before we get lost in the significance of…

A Good Surrender

Godliness with contentment is great gain. —1 Timothy 6:6 Surrender is not a very popular word. We use it in reference to the humiliation that accompanies defeat. When a nation loses a war, it may be forced to surrender unconditionally, and has no say in the terms of defeat. Yet there is a type of…