Questions & Answers

Beatitudes

What does “blessed are the peacemakers” mean?

“Blessed are the peacemakers” is a term that comes from Jesus’ sermon on the mount found in Matthew 5:9. The Bible tells us to seek, make, and live in peace. Being a peacemaker mimics the life of Jesus because it was through Him that we can have peace with God the Father. (See Romans 5:1.)

READ MORE

Spiritual Warfare

What is the armor of God?

The armor of God is a term used by Paul to describe the things that the Christian is to “put on” to pursue righteousness, battle the enemy, and defend the Gospel. You can find this armor listed in Ephesians 6:10-18. By utilizing the armor of God, we can withstand the attacks of the enemy with confidence and peace, in faith and strength, all of which come from the Lord and His Spirit within us.

READ MORE

Spiritual Warfare

How can I fight spiritual warfare?

There are two ways to fight spiritual warfare. 1) The proper utilization of the Word of God and 2) the powerful utilization of prayer. Both must fall under the context of being fully surrendered to the Holy Spirit. On our own, we are powerless to fight, but through the power and leadership of the Holy Spirit, we can live in victory.

READ MORE

Prayer

What is prayer?

Simply stated, prayer is a conversation between a person (or people) and God. Prayer is a gift from God that can be used in the life of a Christian for much more than just asking for things. It is personal, powerful, and pertinent to the life of every believer.

READ MORE

Prayer

Is prayer powerful?

Prayer is one of the most powerful blessings Christians receive from the Lord. There is a right and wrong way to pray. When done right, prayer in the life of a Christian can accomplish wonderful things. A strong prayer life mimics the life of Jesus.

READ MORE

Grace

What is God’s grace?

God's grace can be described as the undeserved favor of God toward man. This favor cannot be earned or purchased; it can only be accepted, like when someone gives you a gift. Grace is a gift given in love and accepted by faith.

READ MORE

Spiritual Warfare

What does spiritual warfare mean?

Spiritual warfare is the constant battle Christians fight against unseen enemies. Those enemies are Satan, his followers (demons), and sin. This battle is fought both inwardly (against our own sinful natures) and outwardly (in defense of the Gospel and to care for others).

READ MORE

Marriage

How do you deal with unforgiveness in a marriage?

In order to deal with unforgiveness in a marriage, pray, love, and obey. Prayer aligns us with God’s will, love opens doors, and obedience to God makes it easier to live with an unforgiving spouse.

READ MORE

Marriage

How do I forgive my spouse for past mistakes?

Make the choice to forgive out of love for the Lord and for your spouse. It is a matter of obedience, not lack of feeling.

READ MORE

Marriage

How do I fight fair with my spouse?

We will disagree with our spouses, but we can fight fair by following the advice of Ephesians 4:29-32, letting nothing unwholesome come from our mouths.

READ MORE
3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13

Didn't find what you were looking for? Click the button below to search all of our LWF resources. 

SEARCH THE LWF SITE