Thomas was a Nebraska farmer in the late 1800’s. He and his family enjoyed a good life, though one filled with demanding work. All was well until the day his wife and three children fell ill in quick succession with all the symptoms of Typhoid Fever, an often-deadly disease brought ...Read More »
I am “Samson”, Just Like You
Character is important. Not just because it pushes us, but because it also defines us. Saying we were “created in the image of the Creator” is just the beginning. We still have to branch off from our own personal genesis and decide who we really want to be. It’s like ...Read More »
Is Weakness A Gift?
Paul’s name would never make a list of weaklings … As Saul, he was an unrepentant executor of Christians. After his dramatic conversion, which included temporary blindness, the tent-maker’s life was filled with trials and sufferings—enough to make the most stout-hearted man turn back from serving God. Paul himself admitted ...Read More »
How Many Times Should I Forgive Myself?
Is it right to ask God to bless something you know you shouldn’t do? No, and you don’t want to. When I am unwilling to “come clean” and choose to lie, it puts a wall between God and me, and I feel shut off. I still talk to Him, but ...Read More »
9 Reasons to Change Your Attitude
Did you know that attitudes are important to God? Attitudes are usually formed through our interactions with others and our reactions to our circumstances. An attitude is a pattern of thinking formed over a long period of time. God holds each one of us responsible for our attitudes, not what ...Read More »