Sometimes we feel we deserve our punishment. And there are other times we really do. We’ve jumped over the line so far that a hand-slapping is due, and we’d better not complain. It feels good ...

Football is an American sport. “What?!?” some people across the world might cry. “Not only for Americans!” Yet, to Americans, soccer hardly comes into play. When our American team kicks ...

You are the sparkle in God’s eye. The whirlwind of life will sandblast you with troubles, but you are treasured by your heavenly Father. He is your protection, even when you struggle to get ...

Chasing happiness can take us down a twisted road. We look for thrills and fleeting good times, thinking the jolt of endorphins will change our circumstances. We’ll finally find happiness if we ...

A successful business is about exchanging your services for a fee. God’s Word gives you the formula – and it is a formula – for lifting your business into the success zone. You will be on ...

We know opinion and fact. One is in our head. It can be whatever we want, and no one can tell us differently. We can’t be wrong, because it’s our opinion. The other is reality based. It’s ...

“Who speaks for the trees?” That’s a line from The Lorax, a 1971 book published by Dr. Seuss. That’s how we feel sometimes. Who speaks for us? Who speaks for Martina, for Shaun, for ...

The world will try to helm you in, but you don’t have to let it. Glass ceilings are made to be broken. In the Bible, we read that God wants you to be a success. Don’t count yourself short. ...

We know strong people when we see them. Maybe it’s in the size of their arms. Their shoulders are broad, and we’ve no doubt they can lift whatever’s in their way. Or maybe their strength is ...

Like leaves falling from a tree, it seems people fall away from Christ in the slightest breeze. THAT’S NOT WHAT GOD WANTS US TO DO. We are better than that. God gives us the perseverance to ...

The mirror doesn’t lie. We’ve heard that, and it’s true. The mirror reflects just what’s put in front of it. Exactly. Our job is to study the reflection honestly and see what it really ...

There are plenty of strong people in the world. Movers and shakers. Men who shall not be moved. Women of conviction and power. Then there’s everyone else. Jesus came to the world to be our ...

Fear of punishment can be a great motivator. We don’t want a ticket, so we slow down when we see flashing lights. We file our taxes, on time, because we don’t want to go to jail. Show up to ...