Teaching, Helping and Encouraging Spiritual Growth

Becoming A New You

If you had your own reality show, what would it look like? There are plenty of “reality shows” on TV, and they are all different. This is because these shows have different realities.

What is your reality? If you had a reality show, what would it look like? Would others want your reality, or run from your reality?

There is an even more important question, and that is “Who cares about your reality?” This, too, is a reality of life. Continue Reading →

Judging Others Is A Risky Business

Tell the truth. Do you like being around people who are in the habit of being critical and quick to judge others? Unfortunately, there never seems to be a shortage of these people, including in your church family. Underneath this very unpleasant habit is ample amounts of pride. Pride is an unduly high opinion of oneself and an exaggerated sense of self-esteem.

They bring dark clouds into your life along with bolts of lightening of unnecessary pain and hurt. Continue Reading →

Can The Church Survive Political Correctness?

Change. This was the essence of the presidential campaign in 2008 that ushered in the children of humanistic thinking who now control most of our government and culture. We are witnessing the results of this moral sea change in a  breakdown of our culture and society. These are the promoters of “political correctness” that seek to change the fundamental principles that have governed our nation from the beginning, and defined our nation as a people. Their goal is to change what is right and what is wrong. Continue Reading →

Let God Get Rid Of Your Loneliness

There are times in your life when you feel very alone. Loneliness is more common than you might think. It is one of those secret afflictions that you suffer with all by yourself. You feel alone and isolated.

There are countless reasons why a person feels lonely. You might be single and long for that special soul mate that hasn’t appeared yet, or maybe you just don’t seem to fit in, and you suffer in silence.  Continue Reading →