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Can Things Ever Change? How Hope Makes It Happen

By |2020-01-20T16:47:26+00:00January 14th, 2020|identity in Christ, knowing God, renewing your mind|

I f there’s anything I’m asking God for in 2020, it’s to hope more. You may be thinking—why hope more? Hope sounds kind of wimpy. Why not ask to love more? That’s really important, isn’t it? But hope? Isn’t hope just wishful thinking? Of course, love is important. It’s the first commandment. Love God. Love your [...]

3 Things We Can Do to Bring the God-Joy Back

By |2019-12-17T20:42:22+00:00August 11th, 2019|the joy of the Lord|

E ver wonder where all the joy went? Christians are supposed to have it, aren’t they? Joy? Shouldn’t we be the happiest, most joyful people on earth? We felt it when we first believed in Christ. But what happened? In this post, we’re going to talk about three things we can actually DO to bring joy [...]

Should We Talk to Our Children About Their Bad Parenting?

By |2019-10-15T21:11:42+00:00July 10th, 2019|raising children|

S hould parents say anything to their adult children when they see them making parenting mistakes? And how should those adult children receive such criticism?  Those are tough questions. Hopefully, there is something in this article to help you traverse that mine-field. Have you ever wanted to stop some stranger at Walmart and tell her that [...]