October 10, 2021
It matters what we love because it shapes who we are. It is formation by affection. So make the object of your love the perfect character of God.
October 3, 2021
It's a pretty simple formula. God acts, we respond. God pours out his love and we respond with praise.
September 26, 2021
When our eyes are opened to God's presence we realize that there are more with us than against us.
September 19, 2021
God see us in our suffering!
September 13, 2021
We are not complete. But Christ is! And he wants to live in us!
September 5, 2021
Jesus said, “Stop sinning or something worse may happen to you” (John 5:14). These words are not a coercive threat, they were a gracious invitation.
August 29, 2021
When God looks at you and says, "Well done my good and faithful servant!", in that moments we're not worried about life being fair anymore. We're not stressed about injustice. We're just grateful that we were faithful. Maybe the short view in your life right now is really frustrating and it makes you just want to give up. Take the long view!
August 21, 2021
So here's the problem with having 100 kids, at least one of the problems, ultimate success cannot be found in what we produce. We can't keep it. Even if you have a great legacy of children they grow up and they move out. They make their own decisions. If we have the highest achievements, they are temporary. The answer, then, to fix this problem would be to stop measuring success by what we can produce.
August 15, 2021
What should we make of the mean prayers in the Bible?