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?
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
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?
We've all said it. We've all felt it. Why do bad things happen to good people? Why do good things happen to bad people? Why doesn't hard work always seem to pay off? It's just not fair! As a father of two boys, I'm very used to hearing how things are often unfair. Interestingly, the… Continue reading It’s Not Fair!!
Many things are described as "awesome" nowadays. "That pizza was awesome!" "That was an awesome movie!" "I just bought the most awesome pair of sunglasses!" That description could really be applied to anything that gets one quasi-excited. Have you ever truly been awe-filled, though? There are a few times in my life that I feel… Continue reading Standing in Awe