In the last week I have visited with several couples about their angst and concern for their kids. The normal response for most Christian parents I have met is to build a fort to keep their kids safe, to protect them from the “world”. The problem with that plan is that one day these kids […]
Everyone knows how to smile. It’s one of the greatest gifts God has given us. A smile makes people feel good, and people look so beautiful when they smile. When the joy in your life is obvious, it rubs off on others. But when you keep God’s joy locked inside you and don’t allow it to show on your […]
Faith is not a storm cellar to which men and women can flee for refuge from the storms of life. It is, instead, an inner force that gives them the strength to face those storms and their consequences with serenity of spirit. -Sam J. Ervin, Jr.
If you are facing an unplanned pregnancy, you don’t need to be alone. Birthmothers Ministries offers unconditional support and help using a specially-trained volunteer, known as a Friend, who will walk with you and provide personal help for whatever challenges you face for as long as you need or choose. Call our 24/7 helpline: […]
We all waltz into the New Year thinking of things we want to accomplish during the year. I hope that my list of resolutions will inspire you to boldly resolve to make resolutions that truly matter. Doing this will inspire you as well as those around you. I resolve to make the best of whatever […]
You’re gonna have to serve somebody. These lyrics from Bob Dylan’s song resonate with the words of Paul in Romans 6. Paul’s focus in the second half of this chapter is this- we are all designed by God to have a master. We are built that way. That sounds strange, doesn’t it, but when I […]