All people have problems and most of the time we simply deal with them. We know that problems and troubles are a part of life yet there are times when our problems are a little more than we can handle. It doesn’t mean that it is impossible to overcome your problem, but if you cannot solve your problem, it becomes a bigger problem to you than it should be. It is in times like this that you need help. Continue Reading →
In a healthy relationship with God, there is special joy and excitement in service to Him. Not only do you enjoy the blessing of knowing the Creator of all things personally and even intimately, but you have the great honor of serving God Almighty, as well! This is a tremendous blessing as this privilege allows you to bring God glory. God tells us that “God is glorified when we complete the work God has given us to do” (John 17:4). Continue Reading →
In the Peanuts comic strip, Charlie Brown is standing in a field and he shouts from the top of his voice, “I love mankind… it’s people I can’t stand!” Sometimes we all feel like screaming this very same thing from the top of our voices as people make life unnecessarily tough, as if life wasn’t tough enough already. Of course, there are many things that cause difficulty in our lives but one of the main sources of difficulty is people. Continue Reading →
It is not unusual to desire to be great at something. This desire is what leads to extraordinary achievement. It is a good thing to want to set your sights high. Just as it is a commendable trait to have the desire to elevate yourself in this world, it is a good thing to have the desire to elevate yourself in the kingdom of God.
There was a mother who came to Jesus with her two sons and humbly asked Him if her two sons could sit by Him, one on His right and on His left in His kingdom. Continue Reading →