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  • White house
    Government submission in the Christian life
    Do Christians have to submit to governing authorities? The answer is a yes and no. What if the governing authorities are ungodly and require ungodly things from their people? Looking at what scripture says regarding government submission will help...
  • Life is Beautiful - A Devotion
    Life is Beautiful - A Devotion
    I Chronicles 16:28-30 (NKJV)Give to the LORD, O families of the peoples, give to the LORD glory and strength. Give to the LORD the glory due His name; bring an offering, and come before Him. Oh, worship the LORD in the beauty of holiness! Tremble...
  • Josh Barnett
    Barnett submits Lister at Metamoris 4
    Metamoris is a grappling event that pits world-class grapplers in a submission-only, 20-minute match. There are no points, no advantages, and no winner if the match does not end in a submission. The goal of the event is to introduce grappling to...
  • UFC releases Rousimar Palhares due to unsportsmanlike conduct
    UFC releases Rousimar Palhares due to unsportsmanlike conduct
    According to an Oct. 11 post from MMA Junkie, Rousimar Palhares has been released from the UFC due to unsportsmanlike conduct.The UFC released a statement on the matter, which said "As announced by UFC president Dana White, the UFC...
  • My utmost for his highest
    Are you ripe in the eyes of God for service?
    Today's devotional comes from Oswald Chambers - My Utmost for His Highest. It asks if we are truly ripe and ready for use in the eyes of God. The passage of scripture comes from Colossians 1:24 and reads:I now rejoice in my sufferings for you,...
  • Find Peace - A Devotion
    Find Peace - A Devotion
    Philippians 4:4-7 (NLT)Always be full of joy in the Lord. I say it again—rejoice! Let everyone see that you are considerate in all you do. Remember, the Lord is coming soon. Don’t worry about anything; instead, pray about everything....
  • Experiencing the presence of God through service
    Experiencing the presence of God through service
    What Jesus did on the cross was submission. What He did when He washed the disciples’ feet was service.Service is simply doing an act of kindness to show our love, ourappreciation and our thankfulness to God who sent His Son to become a...
  • Experiencing the presence of God through submission
    Experiencing the presence of God through submission
    Only in submission are we able to bring our spirit to a place where it no longer controls us. Only submission can free us sufficiently to enable us to distinguish between the things of God and the things of the wicked one. This simply means we are...
  • Power of Love - A Devotion
    Power of Love - A Devotion
    Ephesians 3:17-19 (NLT)Then Christ will make his home in your hearts as you trust in him. Your roots will grow down into God’s love and keep you strong. And may you have the power to understand, as all God’s people should, how wide,...
  • You Must Come - A Devotion
    Your Must Come - A Devotion
    Lamentations 3:25-27 (NLT)The LORD is good to those who depend on him, to those who search for him. So it is good to wait quietly for salvation from the LORD. And it is good for people to submit at an early age to the yoke of his discipline&hellip...
  • Gracie Worlds
    Submission-only grappling tournament at The Gracie Worlds on June 29 and 30
    Let’s face it. The sport of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu can be boring to watch. Many people believe that competitors should aggressively attempt to submit their opponents instead of trying to win by points; they believe that grappling matches would...
  • Kampmann says he won't let his UFC 154 fight against Hendricks go to the judges
    Kampmann says he won't let his UFC 154 fight against Hendricks go to the judges
    According to a Nov. 13 report from MMA Mania, Martin Kampmann won't let his UFC 154 fight against Johny Hendricks go to a judge's decision.Kampmann says he is going for the knockout or submission."I'm still going to go in there...
  • Metamoris
    Metamoris: Gracie Jiu Jitsu and submission-only grappling in San Diego
    These days, there are so many grapplingcompetitions. In southern California, there are grapplingcompetitions throughout the year. In these events, it is very common to see a well-known fighter or grappler competing. In 2010,at a grappling...
  • Pat Robertson
    Pat Robertson recommends beating a wife into submission
    In response to a viewer’s question about how to save his marriage given that his wife “…has no respect for me as the head of the house,” right-wing televangelist Pat Robertson suggested that the viewer could “become...
  • Why do we have trouble surrendering?
    Why do we have trouble surrendering?
    Human beings have a difficult time surrendering themselves to others, I don't know if it is asurvival instinctthat makes us always want to be in control or just because we are so stubborn that we want to be in control all the time. I will be...