Archive | June, 2013
concept of sin

The Concept of Sin is in Deep Crisis Today

THE CONCEPT of sin appears to be in deep crisis today. But why? What has changed? As a matter of fact, what is this idea of sin that people today find so objectionable? In answer to these questions, please consider the following quote from The Wall Street Journal: THE idea of Original Sin—that we are […]

parenting older teens

Parenting: A time for change and understanding

IF YOU are the parent of a grown child, during the early years, you most likely changed a lot of dirty diapers, picked up a lot of messes and sacrificially stomached mashed peas in an attempt to set a good example. Seemingly overnight, job duties evolved from potty training and bandaging boo-boo’s, to helping with […]

faith in god

Does God Really Exist?

ONE way to determine whether if God really exists is to apply this well-established principle: What is made requires a maker. The more complicated the thing made, the more capable the maker must be.              For example, look around your home. Tables, chairs, desks, beds, pots, pans, plates, and other eating utensils all require a […]

worriestogod

Let go of your problems and worries

YOU CAN LET GO. Regardless of the worries that keep you awake at night, the emotions that tie you up in knots, or the problems that seem completely insurmountable and unbearable, you can release them all to the Father—and you must. This may seem impossible for you, “but with God all things are possible” (Matt. […]