Category Archives: The Ways of Christ

Coveting

How is it that in the richest nation on the planet, there is so much coveting?  Do we in America not have enough stuff? Politicians today routinely tempt – no, actually incite – the citizenry to vote for schemes that will … Continue reading

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We March to a Different Drummer

If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. –  Henry David Thoreau Fair enough, Mr. … Continue reading

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Would You Rather Have Peace or Would You Rather Have Your Way?

http://traffic.libsyn.com/mikegantt/mikegantt_sc_120.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSWe usually want our way in life because we think this will bring us peace.  But through Christ we can have peace without having our way.  In fact, He … Continue reading

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How Christ Gave Us a Universal and Timeless Commandment

http://traffic.libsyn.com/mikegantt/mikegantt_sc_100.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSJesus Christ gave us a universal and timeless commandment to love one another as He loved us.  How did He do this?  By living His life according to a … Continue reading

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The Dead Don’t Need You – the Living Do!

http://traffic.libsyn.com/mikegantt/mikegantt_sc_078.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSThe dead are doing fine.  They don’t need any help from you.  If you’re in doubt about this, read Everyone Is Going to Heaven. It’s the living who could use your … Continue reading

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An Adequate Outer Life, a Superior Inner Life

http://traffic.libsyn.com/mikegantt/mikegantt_sc_034.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSBecause a believer in Jesus and His kingdom has an entirely different perspective on this world than an unbeliever, the believer is led to a superior quality of inner … Continue reading

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What Peter Learned About Fear

(In this post I’m going to talk about Peter’s failings.  Before anyone gets the wrong idea, I do not even consider myself worthy to untie the sandals of whoever unties the sandals of Peter.  That said, we should learn from … Continue reading

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Giving Up Our Way to Pursue His Way

Our ways don’t work.  Your ways don’t work.  No one’s way’s work…but His. This is a broken world.  Only the love of God can navigate it. It’s past time to forsake our ways.  Let’s take up His ways.  Let’s live … Continue reading

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Let All That You Do Be Done in Love

Jesus Christ shows that it is possible for love to be the motivation for everything that we do in life. What are you planning to do today that is motivated by your love for God or others?  By contrast, what might … Continue reading

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Let No One Seek His Own Good, but That of His Neighbor

It is natural for a human being to seek his own good.  It is godly for a human being to put the needs of others above his own. Jesus Christ came to make us godly. Bible notes on this post. … Continue reading

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