Hire
Writers
Editors
Home Read What's New Join
Faith
Writers
Forum
My Account Login
Shop
Save
Support
Book
Store
Learn
About
Jesus
  

Read Our Devotional             2016 Opportunities to be Published             Detailed Navigation

The HOME for Christian writers! The Home for Christian Writers!




 
Christian Living PLEASE ENCOURAGE
AUTHOR BY COMMENTING


  LEAVE COMMENT ON ARTICLE   SEND A PRIVATE MESSAGE
  HIRE THIS WRITER
REPORT ARTICLE

 TRACK THIS AUTHOR ADD TO MY FAVORITES
corner
What's New
 
corner
 
Steadfast In Christ
by Dr. Willie B White
06/15/12
Free to Share


  Mail
 





Colossians 2:5

For though I be absent in the flesh, yet I am with you in the spirit, joying and beholding your order, and the steadfastness of your faith in Christ.

In our study text Paul expresses his love for the Colossian believers which exemplifies the attitude all believers should have as we manifest love for Christ and others. There may be times when it is impossible to be present in the flesh but we are always present in the spirit. Believers are to rejoice in the faithfulness of other believers and provide encouragement because the evil one is constantly trying to steal our joy and derail our commitment to Christ while we remain steadfast in our faith.

If a situation arise that prompts the question what must I do as a believer do to remain steadfast in my faith in Jesus Christ when conditions around me seem hopeless and there is no way out? Believers are to hold fast to God promises as recorded in scripture that He will never leave nor forsake His children. When the situation is bleak God is near, just give it over to Him and leave it there. Fellow believers may not be close by during the distressing situation, but prayer knows no boundaries. The Word of God always provides inspiration to every situation or problem. Therefore, our faith and love for God must remain as His love and faithfulness to us never fails.
Steadfastness in Christ through faith is perseverance.

Comments are welcome
Author's contact
white3285@sbcglobal.net
http://willie-writing.blogspot.com
www.shepherdministries.info






PLEASE ENCOURAGE AUTHOR BY COMMENTING
LEAVE COMMENT ON ARTICLE
Read more articles by Dr. Willie B White or search for other articles by topic below.




Read more by clicking on a link:
Free Reprints
Main Site Articles
Most Read Articles
Highly Acclaimed Challenge Articles.
New Release Christian Books for Free for a Simple Review.

NEW - Surprise Me With an Article - Click here for a random URL


God is Not Against You - He Came on an All Out Rescue Mission to Save You


...in Christ God was reconciling the world to himself, not counting their trespasses against them... 2 Cor 5:19

Therefore, my friends, I want you to know that through Jesus the forgiveness of sins is proclaimed to you. Acts 13:38

LEARN & TRUST JESUS HERE

The opinions expressed by authors do not necessarily reflect the opinion of FaithWriters.com.
 
corner
Corner
This article has been read 215 times     < Previous | Next >


Member Comments
Member Date




TRUST JESUS TODAY











Free Audio Bible
500 Plus Languages
Faith Comes By Hearing.com