Is Christianity More About A Relationship Than A Religion?

"Christianity is not about a religion. It's about a relationship." Have you heard this statement before? It's partially true. The Judeo-Christian worldview is indeed about a relationship with God. However, it's technically still a religion. Let me explain. Religion Defined A religion is defined as, "the belief in and worship of a superhuman controlling power,... Continue Reading →

Haiku: Guiding Lights

We are guiding lightsTo number days and seasons.But God is the source. The stars can tell us much about time and seasons. For instance, the sun is a star. We know that it takes the earth 365 days to revolve around the sun to complete a year. Another example is Orion's belt, which are a... Continue Reading →

Daily Devotional: Jesus Teaches Us Exactly How To Pray

Let's all admit it. Prayer is difficult. That's why Paul teaches us to labor in prayer. Prayer requires us to be disciplined and focused. This is especially hard in the modern world, where distractions are everywhere. Nevertheless, Jesus teaches us exactly how to pray. He tells us not to babble on like the pagans do,... Continue Reading →

Wisdom Is Found When Praying Through Psalm 90

Lord, you have been our dwelling place throughout all generations. Before the mountains were born or you brought forth the whole world, from everlasting to everlasting you are God (Ps. 90:1-2). Heavenly Father, thank you for protecting us from the storms of life. You are the ultimate refuge. Dwelling in your sanctuary is the safest place to... Continue Reading →

Daily Devotional: The Lord Is My Shepherd And King

"The Lord is my shepherd. I lack nothing." -Psalm 23:1 (NIV) This chapter encompasses the importance of having a relationship with God. He is our shepherd. He protects us in a world full of sin and chaos. When we have God, there is nothing we lack. Have you seen the bumper sticker Jesus + nothing... Continue Reading →

Poem: God Of Refuge

When shadows darken the soul And hope hides behind the horizon I run to the God of peace And my worries cease. When winter fails to bring spring. And dreams are lost at sea I cry out to the God of mercy My parched lips no longer thirsty. When flowers dry out in the heat... Continue Reading →

Haiku: Hope For Immortality

Past, Present, Future.Flashes before mortal eyes.Like the morning dew. Humans are mortal beings. In this life, we will all have to face death. But our mortality can lead to immortality when we trust in God. According to Scripture, when we put our trust and faith in God, He will grant us eternal life. This is... Continue Reading →

Haiku: Two Paths

I see here two paths.One towards a righteous living.The other towards sin. In life, we are confronted by choices. These choices influence our future ambitions, goals, and destinies. As believers in God, our desire should always be to follow the path of righteous living and resist the way of sin. © Chad Damitz, 2020.

Daily Devotional: Store Up Your Treasures In Heaven

"But store up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where moth and rust do not destroy, and where thieves do not break in and steal. For where your treasure is, there your heart will be also." -Matthew 6:19-21 The human heart enjoys earthly possessions. Money is the ticket to having a nicer home, faster car, an... Continue Reading →

Poem: God, Are You Hiding From Us?

God, are you hiding from us? Or are we hiding from you? People do slander and cuss. But there are good people too. Who want to be neighborly. They tell me: "God, we can't see." He conceals in the starry night Like a wild unguided kite. Of course the evil man is blind. To the... Continue Reading →

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