Who Is a Wise Man?

“Who is a wise man?” James 3:13 A wise man respects his parents (Prov. 13:1, Ex. 20:12, Eph. 6:2, Col. 3:20, Eph. 6:1, Rom. 1:30). For a child to learn…

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When Loneliness Comes…

FOCUS ON YOUR ATTITUDE. Forgive friends who fail you in a trying moment. (II Tim. 4:16) Let the Lord take vengeance on those who persist in hurting you. (II Tim. 4:14,…

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What is a Home?

The home should be like a hospital. It is a place for those injured by life. Disappointment Depression (Eccl. 2:17) Danger It is a place that dispenses medicines. Love (Eph.…

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Unhappiness is the constant remembrance of past injuries

Past memories can bind and sadden the heart (Prov. 12:25, Prov 15:13, Luke 15:28-30). We can lose ourselves by “letting go” and forgiving (Col. 3:13, II Tim. 4:16). Christ and…

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Three Essential Ingredients for a Christian Life

Three Essential Ingredients for a Christian Life: Integrity Integrity means you live what you say you believe (I Peter 2:1) Faithful means “full of faith” If we really “believe”, we…

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Spiritual Foundations

To prepare for the storms of life, you must build on the foundation of Christ’s teachings. (Matt. 7:24) The previous three chapters give an eight-point foundation checklist: Keep at peace with…

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Slip Sliding Away

One of the greatest dangers facing any Christian is that of drifting away (Heb. 2:1). Therefore we must give the more earnest heed to the things we have heard, lest…

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Secrets #2 and #3 of the Abundant Life

Secret #2: The Secret to Bearing Fruit. The secret to bearing fruit is abiding in the vine (John 15:4-5). People can bear fruit that is not the Lord’s fruit (Matt.…

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Principles for Successful Christian Living

  (Psalm 119:57-64)   I. You Must Make A Commitment. (Verse 57) II. There Needs To Be Prayer. (Verse 58) A. God will not answer those who do not answer…

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Parents as Archers

Great parents, like great archers (Prov. 127:3-5) must have: Vision-to clearly see and keep their eyes fixed on the goal they have for their children. Self-discipline-to live a life that…

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