Does remaining in Jesus mean being passive?

Does remaining in Jesus mean being passive?

A Righteousness by Faith #9: Does remaining in Jesus mean being passive? Remain in me, as I also remain in you. No branch can bear fruit by itself; it must remain in the vine. Neither can you bear fruit unless you remain in me. I am the vine; you are the branches. If...

Spiritual Transformation Part 7 – The Done Discipline of Rest

Unfinished business still is stalking leaders I know and love. How close are you to self-destruction? I do not ask this flippantly. Many humanly successful pastors and church leaders live on the edge for a long time before their lives unravel for all to see. When you...

Spiritual Transformation Part 6 – Stuck by the pool of Bethesda

I started writing this series because some people I love and work with had spiritually crashed and burned. And as bad as things seem for them, there is much hope in the fact that they no longer are able to hide their choices to use deadly sin as a means to comfort...