Johan Oscar Smith
The place where God makes His home
God wants to have our spirit, and He wants to make His home in us again. How does He do this?
How you can deceive yourself, and how to avoid it
The Bible speaks about deceiving yourself, and this can happen more easily than you think. But there is also an easy way to avoid it.
Selfish love or God’s love: Which do you have?
What are the motives and results of my love? Do I have a love that only thinks about myself or a life-giving, unselfish love?
What does it cost to be a disciple of Jesus?
There are many people who come to Jesus. But not many of them become disciples.
How can we see ourselves as dead to sin?
We are all tempted to sin, but if we want to overcome sin, we need to take action!
Be full of joy: The joy of victory in trials
How can James say that we should be “full of joy” in our trials? How can suffering be joyful?
They sacrificed their sons and their daughters to idols
Almost all Christians look up to what is great, and they want their children to become great in the world. But this is not what God wants for us!
How Satan tricks God’s people
When Satan works among God’s people, he uses their natural desires and the things that are attractive to them.
How is the love of God made perfect in us?
How do we know that God loves us? More importantly: How does God know that we love Him?
What does it mean to be a living sacrifice?
Have you ever wondered what it means for you to give your own body as a living sacrifice?
Has Christ come in the flesh?
If Christ did come in the flesh, in a human nature, what kind of nature was it? Why is that important?
No one can serve two masters
Whom do you follow? Be honest with yourself. Did you know that your answer to this all-important question decides how your eternity will be?