Some things are not meant to last. Like those henna tattoos. We can be wild and crazy, because we know it will eventually fade away. Want even less permanence? Get the lickey-kind, the sort of ...

We excel at putting people in their place. We slot them in and compare them by appearance, profession, or the size of their bank account. Powerful people get the best parking spaces, largest ...

The world shatters our illusions. Train bombings. School shootings. People who kick their dogs without justification. What are we coming to? Then we read of melting glaciers, disappearing sea ...

When someone throws a party and sets out a good spread, we know exactly what we’re saying. There’s food aplenty. More than enough. No one will go away hungry unless they refuse to eat. The ...

We know the story of the dalmatians. 101, in fact. The movie is iconic, the story of a wealthy socialite that desires to take what doesn’t belong to her. Or sing Beethoven’s song. That’s a ...

To be in something for the long haul means to commit to the cause. Having a child is a 20-year challenge. Even longer when we take in college and emotional support after they leave home. We’ve ...

So, you want to come to Jesus. You’ve listened to the televangelists proclaim God’s promises, and you want a piece of the pie. You hope for money, a fine house, a sleek car, and lots of ...

A deck of cards is an interesting setup. Lots of numbers. Pictures of royalty. Jokers, too. Then there are four suits. Diamonds. Clubs. Spades. Hearts. Finally, we have our ace, different from ...

Being young is outstanding. It’s hard to define when you’re there, but what youth really means is that our joints don’t hurt, we don’t worry about our energy levels, and nothing we eat ...

We get conflicting instructions on how to live a Christian life. One teacher says do this, and another says to do that. Even our denominations are split on how to interpret the Word. What did God ...

God desires to banish your sadness. He wishes for you to find comfort in him. Here are 7 Comforts for Those Who Are Lonely. John 14:18 says: “I will not leave you as orphans; I will come to ...

We picture the perfect Christian as soft-spoken and always willing to turn the other cheek. That’s our goal, yes, but it’s not how we’re hardwired. Our propensity for anger is a survival ...

Have you ever been out in a small boat? It’s fun. You’re right there on the water, close enough to touch. All you need to do is reach, and you can wet your fingers in the cool, clear ...