The Number One Habit of Profoundly Wise People

Just like computers are constantly being upgraded with new software, and newer models are created with more storage, we also see the world of cars, fashion, electronics, and medicine changing. It’s amazing to see a brilliant colored t.v. that has millions of pixels, with a total thickness of 1 millimeter. (That’s about as thick as […]

The Insignifiance of Insignificance

Your Importance To God

It doesn’t take much effort to feel insignificant. Movies, magazines and media personalities draw in audiences by appearing to be larger than life. Another person, probably someone you know pretty well, makes a negative comment about you, or you fail to meet your own expectations, and soon you’re feeling low. Or you start comparing your […]

How To Make Life Easier

Looking To God In Every Circumstance

We make life a lot harder than it needs to be. This happens whenever the circumstances in our lives discourage us. When problems arise, and nothing goes right, the stress builds. We become unhappy, angry, discontent and create problems that didn’t exist. It’s in those difficult times that God seems distant. But it doesn’t have […]

The Longing For Power

The Power of Godly Love

One of the greatest temptations of mankind has always been to obtain and hoard power.  People can wield great harm or good for the benefit of mankind when they choose to exercise their God-given power with Godly wisdom. Charity is the power of defending that which we know to be indefensible. Hope is the power of being cheerful in […]

What Makes a Man Makes the Nation

A father and mother were having a challenging time interesting their little daughter in the study of geography. They thought of an idea that might help her and purchased a puzzle consisting of the map of the United States. They were certain that this would require so much effort on her part in putting it […]

Behaving Valiantly

Be Of Good Courage

We behave valiantly whenever we make a situation worth something by being stronghearted; for through courageous, conscientious people God can do what is good in His sight. Be of good courage, and let us behave ourselves valiantly for our people, and for the cities of our God; and let the Lord do that which is […]

The Truth About Modern Society

Knowledge vs. Wisdom

We are living in times with a plethora of knowledge. Never before have we seen such advances in technology, medicine, or the sciences. People are able to instantly “talk” with one another from nation to nation in virtual real-time. For example, the medical field has seen breakthroughs in research which has permitted people who were once […]

The Truth About Mental Illness

There is beginning to be a more open discussion about mental illness and how the church can help. History shows us that the church was the place where men and women would go to get help. People would be surrounded in warm, loving and safe communities where their needs would be met, and when hardships would […]