'Christian living' Tagged Posts

'Christian living' Tagged Posts

Happily Ever After: Priorities

The end of a fairy tale, romance story, or romantic comedy often leaves the viewer with the same message, “…and they lived happily ever after.”  You know the stories.  The man battles evil to win his princess, or the unlikely couple finds a way to love each other, or the struggling couple endures enormous conflict but in the end the world is perfect.…

One in Christ

Social media can be a wonderful but dangerous place. On the bright side it allows us to connect with distant friends and family. On the darker side it allows the media (and the world) to serve hate and judgment right into the palm of our hands, daily. Take a look at the articles in your feed; is judgment baked right into the title? We must guard our hearts. Social media…

Keep Your Wits About You

We have all asked the question, “What is God’s will for my life?” Perhaps it is living in a certain city, or marrying a certain person, or going to a particular school, or taking a certain job? These are all major life decisions that should not be taken lightly. But is there really a certain place, person, or job for me? I believe God wants to help us…

God is in the Details

We have heard the expression, “don’t sweat the small stuff,” and that is a powerful and important statement. However, there is one statement that holds true within the context of prayer, “God is in the small stuff.” When we pay attention to what seems like the small things, and we notice what God is doing even in them, we are encouraged and…

Memories

Lately I’ve been thinking a lot about memory, probably brought on due to some struggles of my own because of what I call “chemo brain.” I’ve been blessed with a pretty good memory, which has been a great asset through out my life. I’m reminded of the verse in Proverbs, “A gift is like a precious stone and it prospers no matter which way…