The world wants to be our master.
Finances, relationships, and even the ruling authorities want power over us.
We can feel our choices taken from us, our options reduced to zero, and it seems ...
Plant a rose bush.
Many people love them, considering the thorns worth the effort for the resulting blooms.
There’s one easy thing we can do to increase our enjoyment of our roses.
We must ...
You’re finally a dad.
What does that mean, other than the obvious child you fathered?
What does God require from us when we take on parenthood?
Here are five opportunities to practice being a ...
Money destroys many people’s lives.
For others, it’s a blessing that makes their lives easier.
God sees money differently than we do. To him, our material possessions (our money) benefit us ...
Losing trust is a terrible thing.
It’s like the ground is pulled from under our feet, and we don’t know where to step next.
It also makes us angry. What right do they have to do that to ...
We all know that God is unchangeable.
The moods God expressed in the Bible, the righteous anger, the second chances, the lovingkindness . . . they are who he is.
Hard work is in the American psyche.
It’s our work ethic, part of the American Way. We work hard – a lot – and we get rewarded with a good life.
Still, there are times it’s good to take a ...