We need to put covetousness, jealousy, and envy to death in our hearts before they destroy us and those around us. Here are some of the things that I have found most helpful in seeking to overcome the sin of envy.Read More
What does it mean for Christians to have peace? Sometimes we don’t feel all that peaceful because of various concerns, trials, and anxieties we experience in this world. Here are 25 Bible passages about peace in Christ.Read More
After the people of Israel were delivered by God from spiritual and physical bondage in Egypt, they looked back at all of the luxuries of the world with sinful longing in their hearts. When we complain because we don’t have what we want, we are no different from Israel of old.Read More
Are you in a place right now where you are having a hard time being thankful? These ten biblical truths will strengthen you in faith to give God glory and to “give thanks in all circumstances” (1 Thess. 5:18)—including trying ones—no matter how difficult they may be.Read More
If you’re like most people, you have wondered why God seems silent at times when you have prayed to him about something. Here are six things every person needs to know about unanswered prayer.
My boys were playing a board game and it was down to the last spin. The child who ended up losing stomped his feet and declared, "That's not fair! He always wins!" Kids aren’t the only ones who think this way. Have you ever asked yourself, “Why do some people seem to always win and I always lose?”Read More
On a recent trip to Israel, I visited the Valley of the Shadow of Death, which is so named because travelers in ancient times were at risk from thieves and wild animals lurking in the shadowy darkness. Here are two good things to remember when you walk through the valleys of life.Read More
Have you known Christians who found themselves in the midst of suffering and felt like it gave them a license to sin? When the storms of life hit, here are three good things to remember to keep your focus on God's goal for you.Read More