God loves and appreciates you. The amount of love and appreciation from God that you feel is directly proportionate to how much you are willing to love yourself.If you beat yourself up, get upset whe...
Over the past decade, or so, It's become popular in modern churches to use the concept of courtship for young Christians to select a spouse. Many have touted this as the true Biblical ideal for young...
A pregnancy is a time filled with many emotions, from excitement to anxiety and happiness to insecurity. One of the important and positive decisions a couple usually decides on during this period is a...
Have you ever wondered...Why most churches start off a service asking us for our money - often for a whole spectrum of events e.g. tithes, offerings, missionary work, special projects, soup kitchen, t...
Normally as I walk in the door at work, I sail pass the smokers and wall holders because of the wintry cold… and because I value my lungs. However, on one particular day, no one was outside due to sh...
Job 28Where is Wisdom to be found?God answered Job out of the whirlwind: "Who is this that darkens counsel by words without knowledge." Job 38:1 - the beginning of our reading from today's lectionary,...
There have been many definitions of divine grace, some old and some new. The best way to get a Biblical definition is to go straight to the original language - the Greek text. The word for grace is ch...
According to travel specialist Americans now travel to Europe by a whopping 25 percent less than four years ago. General disdain for Americans has gotten confrontational and tourist now have epith...
In a recent edition of Pat Robertson's CBN news programs a commentator said that "people of Europe hate Americans not for what they do, but for what they are." It is not the war in Iraq or the perceiv...
The time of the season is coming to think about Santa suits. With the holiday season approaching all children begin to think of Christmas with Santa. He is a symbol to every child in the United States...