Exalting God, Edifying Believers, Evangelizing the Lost

Preparing the Soil

By Michael Youssef, Ph D.  07/08/20 In Middle Eastern farming, there is a pathway between two fields. It is the boundary. It is the place where hard-packed earth is found. It is the strip in the field where the soil is not prepared for receiving the seed. The parable of the sower...
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Freedom from Performance

By Michael Youssef, Ph D.  07/07/20 All people yearn to belong and to be known. In the quest for relationship and acceptance, people often seek to please, but who we are pleasing has eternal consequences. Let’s look at some different kinds of “pleasers.” The...
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True Freedom

By Michael Youssef, Ph D.  07/06/20 Satan will entice you to use your freedom to sin. But true freedom means we are free from sin—free to serve Christ and live holy lives. Read 2 Peter 2:17-22. One of Satan’s cleverest tactics is to entice us into slavery by giving it a new...
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Everything We Need

By Michael Youssef, Ph D.  07/05/20 Power for Christian living does not lie in hard-to-attain experiences. It comes from realizing God has already given us everything we need. Read 2 Peter 1:3-4. Have you ever been frustrated trying to chase the next spiritual experience? Or felt...
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Truth and Freedom

By Michael Youssef, Ph D.  07/04/20 Do not be casual about attacks on Truth, for they are attacks on your individual freedoms as well as on our nation. Truth and freedom are inextricably linked. Many Christians are concerned about the systematic loss of religious and political...
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