Make Your Children Proud Of You

‘A child’s glory is his father.’ Proverbs 17:6 TLB Your child is already in the process of becoming the kind of person he or she is eventually going to be. So to bring them up right and to make them proud of you, live by these six principles: (1) Assure them of your...

What You WEREN’T Sent To Do!

‘As the Father has sent Me, so I am sending you.’ John 20:21 NLT Jesus said, ‘As the Father has sent Me, so I am sending you.’ Notice, it’s about how God wants us to share the Gospel, not the rules, regulations, and dictates of various denominations. Understand this:...

Think God Picked The Wrong Person?

‘We are well able.’ Numbers 13:30 AMPC One Sunday evening, Mary Southerland was in church when a stranger tapped her on the shoulder and told her she was called to be the music and youth assistant for the church. She thought he had lost his mind! She had just...

Old Echoes

‘In Him we might become the righteousness of God.’ 2 Corinthians 5:21 NIV Jesus called the devil ‘a liar and the father of lies.’ (John 8:44 NIV) Yet it’s so easy to fall into the trap of listening to past voices condemning us, as old echoes reverberate in our minds....

‘The Martyr’s Contest!’

‘Whenever they measure themselves by their own standards or compare themselves among themselves, they show how foolish they are.’ 2 Corinthians 10:12 ISV Does this sound familiar? ‘You think your day was tough? I dealt with 30 customers before lunch!’ It’s easy to get...