Author Archives: Jeff Dillard

Christian Music Videos on “Partners” (physical pictures of the Gospel)

In the creation week, the Lord pronounced many things as “good”.  Only one time did He say something was not good:  that Adam was alone.  And this was even more basic than an introduction to the goodness of marriage, for God’s Word … Continue reading

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Christian Joy 108: the Peace of Christ

My goal in this series is our greater joy in Jesus, even in complex struggles intellectually, emotionally, relationally, etc.  So, each time I will offer a buffet on 8 ‘P’s of good news.  Chew and savor whatever helps your joy … Continue reading

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“Initiative” (suggested applications)

The following is related to an earlier devotional post on “balance” (wholeness) in our faith and following of Jesus.  If you’re not familiar with this series, you may want to review some of the foundational articles and videos on W.A.I.T. … Continue reading

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Link to “The Babylon Bee” (a Christian Website of humor that teaches)

The Bee self-describes as “Your trusted source for Christian satire.”   But it evokes far more than laughs.  It prompts us to think and re-think what the Bible really teaches and how people who follow Christ should really live.  If you’re … Continue reading

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Christian Music Videos on “Pain” (physical pictures of the Gospel)

The process of physical fitness is one of God’s many pictures of spiritual growth.  For example, we know that pushing through pain is a necessary part of getting physically stronger, losing weight, building endurance, etc.  And if we try to … Continue reading

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Christian Joy 107: the Positions of Christ (3 of 3)

My goal in this series is our greater joy in Jesus, even in complex struggles intellectually, emotionally, relationally, etc.  So, each time I will offer a buffet on 8 ‘P’s of good news.  Chew and savor whatever helps your joy … Continue reading

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“Image” (suggested applications)

The following is related to an earlier devotional post on “balance” (wholeness) in our faith and following of Jesus.  If you’re not familiar with this series, you may want to review some of the foundational articles and videos on W.A.I.T. … Continue reading

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Link to “Becket Law” (a Christian Website)

Becket is a non-profit, public-interest legal and educational institute with a mission to protect the free expression of all faiths. Becket exists to vindicate a simple but frequently neglected principle: that because the religious impulse is natural to human beings, religious … Continue reading

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Christian Music Videos on “Maturity” (physical pictures of the Gospel)

I’ve often heard wise, loving, and faithful followers of Christ say something like “I’m not who I want to be for the Lord, but by His amazing grace I’m not who I used to be either.”  They know their Lord … Continue reading

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A Word for the Week: “Motivation” (Mark 9:17-24)

And someone from the crowd answered him, “Teacher, I brought my son to you, for he has a spirit that makes him mute.  And whenever it seizes him, it throws him down, and he foams and grinds his teeth and becomes rigid. … Continue reading

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Christian Joy 107: the Positions of Christ (2 of 3)

My goal in this series is our greater joy in Jesus, even in complex struggles intellectually, emotionally, relationally, etc.  So, each time I will offer a buffet on 8 ‘P’s of good news.  Chew and savor whatever helps your joy … Continue reading

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“Hygiene” (suggested applications)

The following is related to an earlier devotional post on “hygiene”.  If you’re not familiar with this series, you may want to review some of the foundational articles and videos on W.A.I.T. training and specific posts on “hygiene”. There are … Continue reading

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Link to “Christian Book Distributors” (a Christian Website)

Since late 1970s to today’s leading resource for Christian goods, Christian Book Distributors has provided a broad selection of commercial goods related to the Christian faith.  You can learn more about the founders, the Hendrickson family, CBD’s catalogs and website, … Continue reading

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Christian Music Videos on “Instinct” (physical pictures of the Gospel)

If you love Jesus, there’s a struggle of two instincts inside you: the old desires of your flesh that God calls us to put to death and the new desires of His Spirit.  May these music videos and related Scriptures … Continue reading

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A Word for the Week: “Momentum” (2 Corinthians 6:11-14)

We have spoken freely to you, Corinthians; our heart is wide open.  You are not restricted by us, but you are restricted in your own affections.  In return (I speak as to children) widen your hearts also.  Do not be unequally yoked with unbelievers.  For what partnership has … Continue reading

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Christian Joy 107: the Positions of Christ (1 of 3)

My goal in this series is our greater joy in Jesus, even in complex struggles intellectually, emotionally, relationally, etc.  So, each time I will offer a buffet on 8 ‘P’s of good news.  Chew and savor whatever helps your joy … Continue reading

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“Hunger” (suggested applications)

The following is related to an earlier devotional post on “balance” (wholeness) in our faith and following of Jesus.  If you’re not familiar with this series, you may want to review some of the foundational articles and videos on W.A.I.T. … Continue reading

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Link to “Voice of the Maryters” (a Christian Website)

The Voice of the Martyrs is a nonprofit, interdenominational Christian missions organization dedicated to serving our persecuted family worldwide through practical and spiritual assistance and leading other members of the body of Christ into fellowship with them. VOM was founded in … Continue reading

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Christian Music Videos on “Initiative” (physical pictures of the Gospel)

Taking that first step.  That’s initiative.  May the Christian music videos and related Scriptures below help you meditate and pray on the importance and joy of taking steps in faith and service for the Lord Jesus today.   And He … Continue reading

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A Word for the Week: “Milestones” (Joshua 4:1-7)

When all the nation had finished passing over the Jordan, the Lord said to Joshua, “Take twelve men from the people, from each tribe a man, and command them, saying, ‘Take twelve stones from here out of the midst of the Jordan, from the very place where … Continue reading

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Christian Joy 106: the Places of Christ (2 of 2)

My goal in this series is our greater joy in Jesus, even in complex struggles intellectually, emotionally, relationally, etc.  So, each time I will offer a buffet on 8 ‘P’s of good news.  Chew and savor whatever helps your joy … Continue reading

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“Genes” (suggested applications)

The following is related to an earlier devotional post on “genes”.  If you’re not familiar with this series, you may want to review some of the foundational articles and videos on W.A.I.T. training and specific posts on “genes”. There are … Continue reading

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Link to “The Bible Project” (a Christian Website)

The Bible Project is a creative team of two Christian men who design and publish creative animated videos on the Bible.  Their summary stories of biblical books, specific biblical accounts, and larger chronologies effectively communicate volumes and details of information … Continue reading

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Christian Music Videos on “Image” (physical pictures of the Gospel)

As part of Music Mondays, the following Christian music videos and related Scriptures are provided to build up the Body of Christ for even greater joy and faith to follow Him.  You might also consider using them with “W.A.I.T. Training”, … Continue reading

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A Word for the Week: “Messages” (Luke 7:18-23)

The disciples of John reported all these things to him. And John, calling two of his disciples to him, sent them to the Lord, saying, “Are you the one who is to come, or shall we look for another?”  And when the men had … Continue reading

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