You know the verses, you have probably heard them your entire Christian life, but when is the last time you really meditated on the words of Jesus Christ found in Matthew 7: 21-23? Here are the verses... Matthew 7:21-23 (ESV) 21 “Not everyone who says to me, ‘Lord, Lord,’ will enter the kingdom of heaven, but the one who does … Continue reading The Scariest Words Jesus Ever Said
This article was contributed to Stand Tall For Christ by my friend and fellow Christian Blogger Victor Uyanwanne. Please be sure to visit his blog and follow him if you find his writings inspiring and practical as I do. Speaking of America's increasing drift towards secularism, Pastor Rick Warren, recently wrote, "We’ve been systematically removing God from … Continue reading The Three Destructive Philosophies We Have Used To Replace Truth In Our Lives
Recently I read an article from T.R. Noble of Inside Cup, where she details how her blog grew and I found it very interesting and insightful. It got me thinking about all that has happened here on Stand Tall For Christ in the very short time this blog has been online. This post is directed … Continue reading For New Christian Bloggers – The First 90 Days
This post has been re-blogged from my friend Bruce's site over at Reasoned Cases For Christ. If you like this article, pay him a visit, his blog is a gold mine of Christian resources, with over 500 articles! Doctrine is a set of accepted beliefs held by a particular group. In Christianity, it is … Continue reading Why Is Sound Doctrine So Important?
This is a collection of STFC articles and resources on Living a Life of Victory in Jesus Christ. More will be added here as they are written. You will always find a link to this article on the front page of the website. ARTICLES: Love Yourself As God Loves You What Is Your Secret Identity? … Continue reading Living a Life of Victory
This is a collection of STFC articles and resources on Foundations of Christian Beliefs. More will be added here as they are written. You will always find a link to this article on the front page of the website. ARTICLES: How Should I Pray? Does God Always Hear Our Prayers? Do Christians Need Church? Seeking … Continue reading Christian Foundations
The Hell doctrine is one of the most important and less taught pillars of the Gospels. Most preachers avoid teaching it, because on the surface it looks completely "unfair". But let's examine it for a moment. We know from scripture that our BEST deeds are like filthy rags in the eyes of God (Isaiah 64:6). … Continue reading Is Hell Fair?
Did God create sin? This is a common question usually put to a Christian from Atheist circles. Obviously as Christians we do not believe God created sin, but rather sin was the direct result of our disobedience to God's will. In other words, because of our "Free Will" we CHOSE to disobey God even though … Continue reading Did God Create Sin?
Whether you are a religious person or not, it is likely at some point in your life you pondered the existence of God. Many people believe that God created the entire Universe and this leads to a common question... who created God? This question has been posed for centuries and one answer recently used by … Continue reading Who Created God?
This question cuts to the core doctrine of Christianity... the blood atonement of Jesus Christ. There is NO greater pillar in the foundation of Christian belief, than the blood of Christ that atones for all sin. There are groups of people, churches and other organizations that teach that a Christian can lose their salvation through … Continue reading Can Christians Lose Their Salvation?