Category: Our Walk with God

reclaimeyes

Reclaiming Your Eyes from Pornography

I used to watch my dad brand cattle. I still remember the awful smell. The bovines would wail at the momentary pain, and the smoke from singed hair...

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The Ticket

I got a traffic ticket last night, my first in about ten years. I wasn’t speeding or running stop signs or driving with expired registration. I neglected to use my turn...

manonrock

You May Not Be Meant to Be Great

Americans like to champion the “American Dream,” which, I would say, is being able to be whoever you want. For most people, being whoever you...

zaspelcon

You and Your Conscience

The decline of morals in our society is deplorable, but what is most alarming is that this decline is increasingly evident in the church. Professing Christians and genuine believers...

yolo

YOLO

Figuring out the text-messaging code can be daunting for us older folks. As an example of the generational disconnect, the following text exchange is reported to have taken place between a mother...

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Writing Down Our Thoughts

It is a well-known fact that the spiritually facile New England pastor and revival leader, Jonathan Edwards, was taught by his father to write down almost every new thought...

worncar

Worn Out?

What should the following sentence mean to you, a tired, overworked person? “They shall mount up with wings as eagles.” First, realize that God specializes in people like you. The pages...

diarysm

Words Hold Remarkable Power

“I am but an ordinary Man. The Times alone have destined me to Fame—and even these have not been able to give me, much…Yet some great Events, some cutting...

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Unless You Believe: The Starting Place

I understand that doubts can be a problem. But in the passage below, Jesus says there is something we must believe if we expect forgiveness for our...