Tag Archive: 'relationships'
None of us have the power to change much of anything in our lives, not without help. When we get to these points in life (and all of us do), we have to hold on to something.
God calls us to be like Him. And God never gives up on people. So why should we?
If it feels like God is hurting you today, don’t walk away from Him. That means He’s working on you.
When you love someone, warm fuzzies are usually involved. But love doesn’t stop there, and it doesn’t begin there either.
If you speak truth without love, you’re more likely to push people away than to draw them closer. And you certainly won’t draw them to Christ. Instead, you’ll drive them toward the people who spread sweet lies.
One of my goals for this year is to become more visible on the internet. The more visibility I can get, the higher likelihood I’ll actually sell some books. But gaining visibility isn’t easy. It takes a lot of time, a lot of strategy, and thick skin, because the best way to get out there […]
Who is your hero? Don’t think about it too long. Who’s the first person that comes to mind? A teacher? A mentor? A parent or grandparent? We all have heroes. Some are older than us. Some are even younger than us. Others are our same age. And even though we know they are “only human” […]
You will encounter people who don’t like you, and some people will lie and spread rumors about you. And, not to be a downer, but there’s not much you can do about it. Confront them in kindness, but if they keep doing it, all you can do is live a life that contradicts their lies.
Everyone fails, even Christians. They will disappoint you, hurt you, betray you, falsely accuse you. And in the face of all that, you are to love, to respond with grace and patience. Because we’re on the same team.