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Jephthah, A Man Who Had A Heart For God, But Made Some Choices With Dire Consequences Part 50

Even the best intentions don’t always keep us out of trouble. We mean well . . . but still manage to make poor choices as we live day to day.

A Difficult Passage In The Book Of Judges Part 55

Ignorance can get you in a lot of trouble. And for Jephthah, a man in the Bible, it cost him dearly. Is it possible to do the wrong thing for the right reasons?

Sage Advice To Those In Leadership Part 10

If you’ve worked under a strong leader, you know the positive influence they have on their support team. 

Master The Skill Of Biblical Interpretation Part 12

If you play sports, you know that it takes a lot of practice to get better. You’re out there on the court every week, maybe even every day, to improve your skills. Well, it’s the same idea with studying the Bible. We may not work up a sweat, but we’ve got to take time to practice.

How Personal Interpretation Plays Into Our Bible Reading Part 13

Think about how many words you read every day. Most likely, you’re constantly taking in advertisements, newspaper articles and e-mails. Well, you might not realize that every time you glance over a note or a memo, you’re interpreting each word.

How To Deal With Current-day Problems That Aren’t Mentioned In The Scriptures Part 50

When you’re trying to discern right from wrong, the Bible gives clarity and conviction. But what about the pressing issues of our day that are never mentioned in the Scriptures?

Find Out How To Make Choices That Are Pleasing To God Part 1

How do we know God's will when tough decisions need to be made? Perhaps you’re at a crossroad of decision right now.

The Practical Application Of “putting Out A Fleece” To Determine God’s Will Part 5

In the book of Judges, a man named Gideon asked God to perform two miracles as proof that God wanted him to take action. Perhaps you’re standing at the crossroads of decision right now.

Practical, Biblical Advice On Making Major Decisions, Such As Who To Marry Part 11

One of the most important decisions we’ll ever make, is choosing our life partner. Perhaps you, or someone you love, is wrestling with an important choice right now.

Practical, Biblical Advice On Making Major Decisions, Such As Who To Marry Part 12

The Bible is our guide in making good decisions. But so often we go to Scripture looking for what we want to hear, and miss out on what God really wants to say to us.

Seven Principles To Help Us Make Those Difficult Choices Part 13

Decision making isn’t always easy. In fact, there are times when trying to make a tough choice can throw us into a state of confusion.

Discover Important Principles To Making Good Decisions Part 15

So many of our decisions are brought on by circumstances. When those situations arise, it’s easy to think the events have dictated our choices.

How Circumstances Affect The Decisions We Make Part 16

We’ve all had circumstances in life that bring us to a point of decision. A job offer in another state, a medical situation, a new baby on the way.

Principles We Can Follow To Help Us Make The Best Choices Possible Part 19

It’s never easy making tough decisions. Looking at how the early church made decisions, and find practical applications for us today.

Tools To Develop Our Listening Skills, So That We Hear The Whole Truth Of The Bible Part 12

Listening is a skill. And if we’re not careful, we could miss the entire point of the conversation!