How about those prayer warriors, even if we can’t hope to measure up? She’s taught the nursery class for twenty years? I’m not sure I could do twenty minutes. I can’t resist coffee … I ...

Burned out … empty … out of juice … You give of yourself to everyone, and sometimes, you feel as though you get nothing back. Perhaps you have an elderly parent to care for … young children ...

A Chinese proverb says you must befriend an enemy in order to win the battle. That’s man’s way of thinking. To win in the spiritual realm, we must befriend God, for he is at the head of our ...

Worry warts. You’ve met one or two, or you might be one yourself. “Oh, woe is me! What will happen next?” The lawnmower won’t start, I think I’ve lost my house key, my daughter didn’t ...

An Internet blogger told this story about money: A young man, 23, decided he didn’t want to work. “Not for me! I prefer to play video games.” He decided he could sidestep the employment line ...

The single most powerful word in the English language is please. The two most powerful words are thank you. The three most powerful words are I love you. God commands all three of these from us. He ...

What’s old has become new … isn’t that how it goes? Sometimes, we need to look to the past for inspiration. We need to recognize what’s worked then and give it another try. Old becomes new ...

Watch out, watch out! Isn’t that what we say? Look out for what’s coming our way so that we can avoid the consequences. Here are 7 Times to Take Care so that we can find success through ...

So, someone’s told you that you can’t. You can’t get that job. You can’t buy a new house. You can’t raise a child on your own. You can’t, you can’t, you can’t … HOLD ON ...

A hacking cough is no laughing matter. That sinus drip? We want it gone. Then there’s an ache in our back and scratchy eyes; and soon we know the flu is here to stay. Maybe it’s worse, ...

What’s deflated your balloon? What’s got your coattails dragging in the mud, and you can’t seem to hitch them up? What has you feeling like your life’s alarm is broken, and you’ll ...

What wall have you run into? Financial … your checking account has hit zero and the rent is due. Mental … if your boss grates on one more nerve, you might explode. Relational … your ...

Changes. We can’t avoid them. Remember graduation from high school?  The friends we knew were scattered … college, marriage, jobs on the coast … and we had to make new friends. That ...