In part one of Five Things God Uses to Grow Your Faith, Andy Stanley explains why our personal faith is so important to God. From there he provides us with an overview of the five things God uses to mature our faith.
There are few things as divisive as politics. But the question for Jesus followers is this: Are you willing to evaluate your politics through the filter of faith rather than create a version of faith that supports your politics? Jesus didn't call everyone to agree on everything, but he did command his followers to be united by unconditional love.
Try as we might, something will go wrong this Christmas. Maybe it already has. So how do you prepare to make sure your imperfect Christmas is still a great one? It’s possible. And the first Christmas shows us how.