Resources on Christian Living

Where you can find ultimate satisfaction
By Dr. Jack Graham | November 5, 2018

In the 1960s, a song was written for recording artist Peggy Lee entitled, “Is That All There Is?” In it, Lee presents a very bleak outlook on the world. She’s become disenfranchised with everything and asks the question, “Is that all there is?”

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How your kindness can change everything
By Dr. Jack Graham | October 31, 2018

Several years ago, I was preaching one morning on today’s Scripture, and we had a big hiccup in our sound system. The microphone was popping, squealing, and screeching. Needless to say, I was very frustrated with the whole situation.

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What it means to live your new life
By Dr. Jack Graham | October 30, 2018

One of my very favorite stories from the Scriptures is the story of Jesus’ good friend Lazarus. Lazarus was sick. Jesus found out, but waited until four days after he died to come. Upon arriving, Jesus ordered that the stone be removed from the tomb and raised Lazarus from the dead.

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How you can become more like Jesus
By Dr. Jack Graham | October 29, 2018

There was a 7th grade Sunday school teacher who told me about a time when she was working with boys one Sunday morning. One in particular was really cutting up quite a bit. He wouldn’t stay in his seat, wasn’t listening to the teacher, and was disrupting the whole class.

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Obeying God's call to active living
By Dr. Jack Graham | August 20, 2018

I heard about a passive Quaker who had a cantankerous milk cow. And every time he tried to milk that cow, the cow gave him trouble. So on one particular morning, he was trying to get milk and the cow kicked over the milk bucket and spilled it all over the Quaker!

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Lay down your rights
By Dr. Jack Graham | August 10, 2018

If a stranger looked at your life objectively, would they come to the conclusion that you are a follower of Christ? Take into consideration what your tastes in entertainment say about you. What about your language, ethics, and relationships? 

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Moving beyond the mountaintop
By Dr. Jack Graham | August 6, 2018

Have you ever had a spiritual mountaintop experience with Christ? I hope you have. We need glimpses of Christ in all his glory to fill us with faith and boldness. And yet, as wonderful as mountaintop experiences are, you and I are called to more! Let me explain.

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Finding God's Direction
By Dr. Jack Graham | July 26, 2018

As children of God, you and I need to be so sensitive to the eyes of God. Do you know what that means? Well, let me share a little perspective with you.  

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Living your faith publicly
By Dr. Jack Graham | July 19, 2018

So many people today don't care about spiritual things. They go to church sometimes and you can almost see the little sign around their necks that says, "Do not disturb. I’m not really interested in spiritual things.” 

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Be fierce in your resolve
By Dr. Jack Graham | July 16, 2018

Back in the 18th  century, Jonathan Edwards, the brilliant theologian, sat down and made a list of things he was resolved to do for Jesus and the kingdom of God. Just read a few of them that I’ve listed here.  “I resolve:
 

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Accommodation vs. Transformation
By Dr. Jack Graham | July 3, 2018

Nearly a generation ago, Francis Schaeffer, the great biblical apologist and philosopher said, “Here is the great evangelical disaster: the failure of the evangelical world to stand for Truth as Truth!

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Jesus is coming again!
By Dr. Jack Graham | June 7, 2018

I have a friend named Kerry Shook who wrote a book called One Month to Live. This book poses a great question: How would you live your life if you knew you had just 30 days to live? How would you spend those days? Would it impact that way you live? 

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