Resources by Topic: Christian Growth

Mary Was a Humble Woman

Mary Was a Humble Woman

If you have kids on Christmas break this week, you may know what it’s like to have your plans challenged and your wisdom called into question. View More →

God Comes First

God Comes First

You probably aren’t tempted to bow down to a god of stone or wood. So how do you apply the Old Testament command to refuse false gods? View More →

Promoting Peace

Promoting Peace

Everyone experiences conflict, but only a few learn to become peacemakers. Learn how to promote peace as we look at the biblical example of Joshua. View More →

Set Apart to God

Set Apart to God

If you spent much time in church growing up, you’re probably familiar with the term consecration. But do you know what it means? View More →

Great Is Thy Faithfulness

Great Is Thy Faithfulness

A man named Thomas struggled with health issues, couldn’t keep a job, and didn’t have regular income. But he wrote a hymn about God’s faithfulness. View More →

There Is a Fountain

There Is a Fountain

William Cowper was prone to bouts of severe depression and even tried to take his life. Yet the Lord used him to write a hymn we still sing today. View More →

Come Thou Fount

Come Thou Fount

The writer of one of our most popular hymns struggled to live what he had written. His example serves as a warning to us. View More →

Like a River Glorious

Like a River Glorious

How can you find perfect peace in a storm? Nancy shows you an example of a woman who was hit with multiple hardships, yet she knew where to find peace. View More →

Be Still, My Soul

Be Still, My Soul

When’s the last time you slowed down and just were still before the Lord? Nancy shows you why you need those seasons of being still to calm your heart. View More →

A Happy Surrender

A Happy Surrender

If you walk with the Lord for any length of time, you’ll go through dry seasons. What do you do when you don’t feel like being close to the Lord? View More →

Means of Grace

Means of Grace

What comes to mind when you hear “spiritual disciplines"? Nancy calls practices like Bible reading, prayer, and fasting “means of grace.” View More →

Preparing for Worship

Preparing for Worship

Do you prepare for worship? Keith Getty, who is a hymn writer and worship leader, joins Nancy and explain preparing your heart and mind for worship. View More →

A Servant's Reward

A Servant's Reward

Believers long to hear the words, "Well done good and faithful servant." Learn why the things you do today could affect your likelihood of hearing this. View More →

Returning to Your Love

Returning to Your Love

Almost all of us would be quick to say, "I’m busy!" The danger in busyness is it threatens the most important relationship we have. View More →

Repairing a Slow Leak

Repairing a Slow Leak

Busy people face certain types of temptation. Nancy shares openly about the temptations she faces, even while doing worthwhile things for God. View More →