Chris Voeltner

Thoughts from a sinner saved by grace. 
I write on Biblical and Political issues facing our culture and society, from my perspective as a young Christian man.

5 Must Have Apps for Bible Study

A recent statistic from Statista.com showed that there are over 2.2 million apps available in the Apple App Store. That's incredible! Out of those 2.2 million apps, nearly 25% of them are games, but barely 2.25% of those are Reference, or the category Bible apps are in. That's disheartening! We can clearly see our priorities, can't we?

How to Live a Christ-Centered Life

What does it mean to live a Christ-centered life? A Christ-centered or Christocentric life, can be described in the following way: The Westminster Catechism states: Man’s chief end is to glorify God and enjoy Him forever. In order to focus our hearts on Christ, we need to understand...

Four Things Christians Should Stop Doing

As Christians, God calls us to do many things in His name, and He commands us to stop doing things. Galatians 2:20. We must be set apart from this world, in it, but not of it. Christ is the example we are to live out day-to-day... but we all get it so wrong...

A Prayer For Repentance

So many things come to mind when I read through Psalm 51. It's a Prayer of Repentance from David. He describes, what I believe, is the way a believer lives his life; realizing that he is dirty, and needs to be washed clean by our sweet Savior, Jesus Christ...
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5 Ways to Use Your Tech to Grow Closer to God

With all of the busyness of life, it can be hard to find time to do things that help us grow in our walk with God. It can even be hard just to find a few minutes in prayer or reading His Word. We live in an age that bombards us with social media, Netflix, and access to the world at our fingertips. The great thing is...

Finding Contentment in Christ

This past Sunday at church, my pastor, Philip De Courcy, preached a message on the topic of finding contentment in Christ. It was a fitting subject matter for it being the first Sunday of the year. As I've written in my previous post, many of us come up with "New Year's Resolutions", or goals that...

Alright, Let’s Go!

We have all thought of starting fresh, making new plans or routines and working our hardest to stick to them... especially at the start of a new year. Many call these "New Year's Resolutions" and while we attempt to follow them as best we can, many of us seem to fall short of seeing them through...

The Truth About Googling for a Spouse

The internet is an extremely powerful tool that the world cannot live without (or so we think). It gives civilization the ability to collaborate, bring together new ideas, learn things we didn't know about, and endless possibilities. The truth about our culture is tragic in the sense of...

My Heaven Song

For a while now, I've put together different truths, lyrics, and verses to form what I call, My Heaven Song. I hope you enjoy. Heaven is my home. Your grace is enough, for me. Your grace is sufficient no matter what stage of life we're in. No matter what we're going through. Our circumstances change...

9 Characteristics of an Obedient Christian

As we close out 2016, like every year, many people look back and reflect on the year. As a new year dawns, let us become an obedient Christian. Last night, I read through Revelation 22, and Malachi 2 last night. I wanted to share some wonderful truths that I learned last night...