I have not been writing much lately, as I seem to be going through a season of being challenged in recent months. If you are a person who likes to grow, you will understand the importance of being challenged in your life. From what I have learned, a person can only get so far doing […]
What makes a great leader? Is it their charisma, their ambition, maybe their determination? I’m sure all of those things come into play at some point. What about their natural gifts, the talents and skills that God has given them over the years? I’m sure those things play a part as well. But, if you […]
I was amazed, but I should not have been because the cactus was doing what it was designed to do. I think the same is true of people. So often, we focus on the environment, and the conditions around us, and we forget all about the Creator’s design for us. The key to blooming where you are planted is to make sure you are doing what you were designed to do.
There are times in life when it feels like nothing could hurt more than the pain caused by being disappointed by those we love. I have felt this pain personally and counseled others who have experienced it as well. We tend to be more emotionally vulnerable with our family members than with anyone else, and […]
As long as sin exists, the need for redemption will exist. When we question the relevance of the Bible, we are really questioning its authority, not its appropriateness. When we say, “Is the Bible relevant,” we are really saying, “Does the Bible have the right to tell me that I can’t live the way that I want to live or do the things I want to do?”