Are you happy? Why or why not? (Take the time to answer that question before reading on.) I have met some happy people in my life. It always seems that no matter what is going on in their life at the time they will have a smile on their face. That being said, I've met… Continue reading What Does Your Happiness Depend On?
Put Your Armor to Good Use
Can you list the Armor of God? Seems like it is one of those things we learn early on in Sunday School. If you're unfamiliar with what I'm talking about, take a look at Ephesians 6:10-20. Paul describes important elements that God provides for the believer to stand against the onslaught of the wicked. The… Continue reading Put Your Armor to Good Use
Growing up, I had a small card on my dresser that had my name, its definition, and Proverbs 22:6. Train up a child in the way he should go: and when he is old, he will not depart from it. As a youngster, I was fascinated by trains! I had several toy models and pictures… Continue reading Train-ing Children
Is Anything Free?
Who doesn't love free stuff? We all do! This was easy to see as a college recruiter when I'd hand out free pens. You would think that elementary and high school students could not care any less about a utensil for schoolwork, but they would go nuts! "We can keep this? Cool!" For just a… Continue reading Is Anything Free?
“Don’t Judge Me!”
"DON'T JUDGE ME!" We have all heard it. Chances are that we have probably said it. The problem is that we don't understand it, and, yes, I'm aware that that is a judgment. Let's consider, when is this phrase typically utilized? Usually, we will instruct others to refrain from judgment when we are putting a… Continue reading “Don’t Judge Me!”