Spiritual Maturity

Bong Baylon Devotions

There’s a practical way to determine your spiritual maturity. Just look at the quality of your choices. You know you’re growing when you’re now choosing what is good. When you know why you’re choosing it, that’s even better. When you’re choosing it in spite of your emotions, or its results, but because you know it’s right and good, then you …

Real Joy

Bong Baylon Devotions

Pleasure is fleeting. It is here now, gone tomorrow, except through fond memories. That’s why we all tend to live based on our fond memories. We all want to remember happy times. We enjoy photos that remind us about the good old times. We like them in Facebook. But that’s where the problem lies — it’s bound to the past! …

You’re needed

Bong Baylon Devotions

The church is not just a place for you to receive. It’s also a place and a platform for you to give of yourself — your time, talents, and treasure. If you’re complaining about anything in your church, then point your fingers at yourself. A church can only be what its members are willing to do to make it healthy, …

Deeper into His word

Bong Baylon Devotions

The key to experiencing real life in Christ together with others is to go deeper into the word of God. This is how you can be trained by God through the power of the Holy Spirit to become a true servant of God ready and eager to do good for His glory. You need to grow in your understanding of …

God’s Faithfulness

Bong Baylon Devotions

When you need it the most, you can rely on God’s faithfulness. That is not true with other people or even with things. You cannot rely on them at all times. Not so the Lord. You can rely on Him at all times. But you must make small deposits of faith in your relationship with Him in order to develop …

Following Jesus

Bong Baylon Devotions

You cannot experience the abundant life that Jesus promised by following Him every now and then, or only when it is convenient for you. Following Jesus is not even just a Sunday thing. It’s all or nothing. Following Him involves rearranging our lives so that He can become the center of everything. It has to do with learning from Him …