One of the most common sources for hurt in relationships is the attitude of self-centeredness. Nothing destroys a relationship quicker. In the extreme it is called narcissism. To love your self is normal, but for some people this is carried to unhealthy lengths. The term narcissism comes from Greek mythology. According to legend, Narcissus fell … Continue reading Relationships & Self-Image
Of all the issues in America history since its founding, slavery cuts the deepest. This is probably because slavery is a political, economic, social, moral, and spiritual issue all at the same time. Our founding Fathers, so creatively inspired in laying the foundation for this great nation, could not resolve this issue. So they kicked … Continue reading The Wrong Side of History
Jesus never encouraged people to strengthen their faith by loving God more. He encouraged people to love their neighbor more as a means of strengthening their faith. While this may seem counter intuitive, it is never-the-less scriptural. Let me show you how. Our Lord was approached by a wealthy young man who asked what he … Continue reading Strengthening Your Faith
Grace is the church’s main contribution to society... When Christians stumble into politics, they often fail at grace.
It is important to note that marriage, from a biblical standpoint, is not a contract but is a covenant. It is a distinction with a huge difference. A contract has terms both sides agree to. However, if one side breaks the terms of the contract then the contract is null and void. It is over. … Continue reading The Marriage Covenant
It is one of the most meaningful yet haunting words in the English language – home.