God has surely blessed Time to Get Ready Ministries with a diverse group of writers and editors from around the world. We strive to uplift Christ, ask urgently for the Holy Spirit and bring honor and glory to God.
Suffering is highly fashionable at this time of year. The fitness clubs are filled with people who will, ‘feel the burn’ — a burning sensation in their muscles caused by intense exercise. Some will adopt restrictive diets. Others will participate in events similar to Dry January and abstain from alcohol and other drugs for an entire month. They will suffer because they want to accomplish their New Year's resolutions.
You may have experienced the power of prayer and thanksgiving in your life. The Bible tells us, "Don't worry about anything, but in all your prayers ask God for what you need, always asking him with a thankful heart, (Philippians 4:6 GNT). This Bible verse explains that God desires to care for all our needs. He does not want us to be anxious about anything. He wants us to..
You are probably aware that your family name has a story. You may even know quite a bit about the history behind your family name. Maybe for you, your family name carries some dark memories of past hurts that have never been resolved.
There are everyday activities in the Christian life that also receive less attention than they deserve. This month’s Get Ready Magazine theme is: Walking with Jesus. We hope you are blessed by the articles that highlight the importance of personal worship, claiming Bible promises, and living in the present moment.
Hymn writer Russell Kelso Carter’s life-long claim to Christianity was deeply challenged by a health crisis. Kelso had written the famous hymn, “Standing on the Promises,” before it seemed he would certainly die of a heart condition.