What Steals Your Peace?
Is it your job, family, neighbors, co-workers or could it just be
your perception of yourself?
This publisher letter, again inspired in the middle of the night,
was yet another paradigm shift for me. Do you ever struggle
Never, Ever, Stop Praying
When the apostle Paul wrote to the believers in
Thessalonica who were suffering under Roman
domination, he told them, ďPray without ceasingĒ
(1 Thess. 5:17). Paul was not saying that we should
continually mumble prayers...
The Times and the People
I donít know if somebody wrote it, if it was a line out of a
play, an offhand remark or the words of some Cracker Barrel
philosopher, but Iíve heard it said so many times that ďyou can
never go home any more.Ē
The phrase could have a plethora of meanings; itís certainly...
Are You in a Coma?
ďIím sorry to tell you this, but your daughter will never be
able to read, write, or think clearly again. She has reached a
vegetable state. Iím truly sorry,Ē were the words that one of
my dearest friendís parents heard as...
After having 3 daughters, I figured that since we only have one
chance to raise kids, I needed a solid plan and decided to mimic
how my parents raised me on the Iowa farm. My Mom used to say,
ďIf I do my job right, you will all leave home...
Terry Crews, an actor and former NFL football
player, is widely known for his uncanny ability to
entertain on the big screen. However, the Brooklyn
Nine-Nine star added to his reputation last October
by doing something that isnít...
The Lord speaks to us in different ways, but always
according to His Word. Kathleen Shaia knows this all
too well and has a beautiful ring to prove it, as a symbol
of His Love. In 2008, her life fell apart.
What she believed to be a...
Live from the Inside Out & Keep Your Joy
I remember years ago when I was young in the ministry,
and a woman came to me for counseling. She had recently
accepted Christ as her Savior, and while she was talking, it
became clear to me that...
Christians Too Weak on Public Issues?
Why are people who believe in traditional values less
involved in public issues than the secular humanists?
Do conservative Christians care less about their
ideas than the liberals do?
I have been troubled...
More of a Long-Term Spending Thing
Iíve started my four-year-old on an allowance structure
and a chore chart. I also have a mini-envelope system
with spending and saving set up, but Iím having trouble
The Evolution of Football
Since the publication of my second book, SHERMAN J. HOWARD:
Football and Beyond, The Legend and Legacy of an African-American
NFL Pioneer, in December, I have become very absorbed in football.
Six years ago, I sat down...
The Ariel Report
God is not dead. Every day He communicates with us -
whether it be through direct communication from Him,
(which Iíve yet to experience), influence from others, or
simply through situations or obstacles in our daily living.
Traumatic Injuries Are Not Simple Events
Traumatic injuries can be from car accidents, falls, or sport
injuries. Many people feel that when they are hit in a motor vehicle
accident (MVA) or a fall, they are injured in the places where...