Articles on Faith-topics:spiritual-growth/starting-with-god

Living a Life of Prayer

Prayer is a focus of Carl’s life. He serves as the prayer chaplain at World Headquarters of Cru.

Honest Answers to Tough Questions About Prayer

Why should I pray? ... If God is all wise and all powerful, isn't prayer presumptuous? ... How can I pray in faith and at the same time leave a matter open to God's will? These questions were sent to Cru staff members almost 30 years ago, but they continue to be relevant today.

The Role of Faith in Spiritual Growth

Everyone knows that faith plays a significant role in our spiritual growth, but practically speaking it either occupies too much or too little of our understanding.

Good Old Grace

To firmly cement in our minds the foundations for guilt-free living, this chapter will look at the biblical teachings on law and grace. This is fundamental to overcoming guilt and building a positive self-image.

Just Once

God's love for us doesn't quit just because we are sinners.

Moving From Religion to Relationship

Reasons why meeting quietly with God helps you know Him better.

Walking in the Spirit

Whether the Spirit’s influence is a slow IV drip or a flowing river depends on our participation in the spiritual life by these six actions.

How to Experience Life Change

Use spiritual breathing to fill you with the Holy Spirit’s power.

Rise Above

Rising above circumstances with help from the Holy Spirit.

How to Kick-Start a Stagnant Faith

How can you help a friend who has grown up a Christian, but isn’t experiencing a personal relationship with God?

Our New Relationship With God

When you made that decision and invited Jesus into your life, it is important to know, did God hear you? Yes. Jesus promised that He would enter our lives, if we ask Him.

How to Overcome Your Blind Spots as a New Christian

If you or someone you know recently became a Christian you’re absorbing lots of new ideas. What are some common misconceptions for people at this point in their spiritual journey?

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