11 Diagnostic Questions for your Heart

by Authentic Manhood
11 Diagnostic Questions for your Heart

An idol is anything that competes with God for your heart’s affection. Pastor Martin Lloyd-Jones has said an idol is usually whatever “rouses and attracts me so easily that I give my time, my attention, my energy and my money to it effortlessly.” Idolatry is when we allow anything other than God to become the […]

Connect With Your Heart

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A man who heeds an upward call—rejecting passivity, accepting responsibility, leading courageously, and investing eternally—is signing up for a spiritual fight. He’s sure to be confronted with the usual emotions of battle: confusion, discouragement, fatigue, fear, and anger. And herein lies a challenge. We need to be able to express these emotions to God. But […]

The Power of Story

by John Bryson
The Power of Story

Every man has a story and every man is in the midst of a story. God is the ultimate author of all things, including my story and your story (see Romans 8:28; 11:36). A man cannot truly step into Authentic Manhood until he begins to see his life as a narrative—an epic adventure, a tragedy, and a comedy all rolled up into one, with […]

Getting Your Heart in the Game

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By: Bryan Carter The heart is the most important spiritual part of your life. Solomon tells us this in Proverbs 4:23, “Above all else guard your heart for it is the wellspring of life.” Our hearts are the center of our beings and serve as the core of the real you. Dallas Willard defines the […]