We bristle at bosses. We want to be in charge of us. Yet, on the battlefield, we must be prepared to do whatever we’re told, even if we don’t understand. We may not have all the information. ...

Some mornings are difficult to get through. We can’t face the sun. Our alarm is an enemy. And no one, absolutely no one understands what we’re going through. We want to pull our hair and ...

Have you ever made a pie? I’m not talking about a premade, frozen one. Try a fresh crust, with filling you mix by hand, and a top crust you must trim with a knife. Yeah, that sort. Have you ...

We’re all-too-familiar with the bad experiences in life. They dog our steps like a junkyard dog demanding a handout. We vie for that new job, only to be beat out by the new employee. We put ...

Peace isn’t the natural state of humanity. We challenge authority, want what we want, and often don’t care who we hurt to get it. Getting along with others requires us to make an effort. We ...

Life is a progression from birth to death. There’s an old cryptic challenge that asks us to name what goes about on all fours in the morning, on two legs at noon, and on three legs at ...

Let’s jump right into our three salvations. They all come from the Book of Psalms, one right after the other. This is important. When God stacks his promises one upon another, they become ...

We are told to emulate the Master. The life he lived on this earth was one of purity, understanding, and love for humanity. How do we know? Every significant aspect of Jesus’ life was recorded ...

Children have no problem asking for what they want. Don’t believe it? Take a kid into a candy shop, or try a toy store. Even the cookie or cereal aisle in the grocery store will do. “That ...

What do you want to do? I mean, what floats your boat, makes you happy, is the reason you get out of bed in the morning? What gives you enough meaning to exist? You have lots of options. Family. ...

How can we smile when bad things seem to jockey for premier importance in our lives? That bounced check never seems to go away. The social media post that reflects a momentary lapse of judgment, ...

You are a receptacle of God’s joy. He desires you to be filled with his goodness. You don’t have to face each day in the darkness of depression and pain. Your time to be lifted up is ...

A movie line in a popular cable series says, “Everyone has a past.” Yes, that’s true, but some are better than others. What do we do when our past is one of the “bad” ones, we’re ...