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Deeping Our Friendship With God Part 71

Who do you go to when something big happens? A spouse? A best friend? By going through trials and joys together, our relationships deepen.


What If God Asked You . . . “am I Enough?” Part 74

Often we want God plus something else . . . God and a husband, or God and a healthy family. But what if God asked you . . . “Am I enough? Even without these blessings?”


A Practical Look At Breaking Free From Our Self-imposed Laws Part 9

Ever find yourself sticking to a bunch of man-made “rules,” trying like crazy to be good enough to earn God’s favor? Well, sometimes it’s easier to follow a list of rules, rather than develop a real relationship with Him.

A Challenge To Continue Our Pursuit Of God, No Matter How Silent He Seems Part 33

When we call out to God for help, sometimes it feels like the only thing we get in return . . . is silence. But the truth is, God seeks us out long before we pursue Him.

An Honest Discussion On Who We Are In Relation To Our Creator Part 34

Have you ever experienced moments of clear understanding . . . when you caught a glimpse of God’s character?

The Importance Of Having An Open Dialogue With God Part 39

It’s tempting to pray so that others will be impressed with your spiritual depth. But the kind of prayer that God hears . . . and responds to . . . is that of an honest, transparent heart. A refreshing discussion on prayer.

Overcoming Barriers To Prayer Part 40

Monday, February 26, 2007

The Pharisee and the Tax Collector, Part 40 of 44

TEXT: "Also [Jesus] spoke this parable to some who trusted in themselves that they were righteous, and despised others: 'Two men went up to the temple to pray, one a Pharisee and the other a tax collector. The Pharisee stood and prayed thus with himself, "God,…

Are You Finding It Hard To Carve Out A Few Moments Each Day With God? Part 43

Whether you’re in the workplace or managing a family at home, treat yourself to a break in your day.

What Does God Really Want From You? Part 44

Sometimes we think of Christianity as a bunch of rules and regulations . . . do this, don’t do that and if you stay on track, you’ll earn a place in heaven. But God wants so much more from us than a performance! Revitalize your walk with God.

A Reminder That With God, There's Always Something To Anticipate In Our Future

Is it possible to come to the end of our lives and still have something to look forward to? When health fails and those we love are already gone?

An Insightful Discussion On Interacting With God

It’s discouraging when you don’t see God at work in your life. We expect Him to solve our problems . . . but sometimes, all we get in response to our prayers is silence.

A Challenge For Us To Evaluate The Things That Have Captured Our Hearts Part 41

If you take an honest look at your life, would you recognize issues, ambitions . . . even people . . . who have taken the place of God?

A Man Who Made An Outrageous Vow To God . . . With Devastating Consequences Part 58

When times are tough and the light at the end of the tunnel is dim, people tend to make deals with God. Bargaining, if God gets them through it then they will . . . fill in the blank. 

The Enormous Privilege We Have In Speaking To God Part 5

To those of us in the twenty-first century, prayer is a common occurrence. But in Old Testament times, meeting with God was a sacred act that few were allowed to do. 

See How The Psalms Can Soften Your Heart Part 25

Music has the power to lift your spirits and get you through a difficult day. It often helps us express emotions we can’t put into words. Take a look at the Psalms. The benefits of studying these poetic passages are a lot like the power of music in our lives.