We live in a culture of comparison. Beneath our feelings that we don’t measure up to “so and so” is the fear that we don’t have what it takes. Do you feel uncomfortable when you’re told that “you’re beautiful in God’s eyes” because deep down you don’t really believe it?
Let's look at the commitment Ruth made to her mother-in-law Naomi, to care for her well-being until her death.
If you’ve ever been asked to go against your beliefs to keep your job, you know the tough decision at stake. It’s important to be prepared for those tough choices well in advance.
From the moment we‘re old enough to speak, we’re asked what we want to do when we grow up. And while it’s cute to hear a four-year-old talk about being a fireman or a ballet dancer, it’s a question at the heart of each of our lives, no matter our age.
Whether you’re changing diapers, or sitting in the corner office, your attitude about work matters to God!
Listening is a skill. And if we’re not careful, we could miss the entire point of the conversation!
It’s never easy making tough decisions. Looking at how the early church made decisions, and find practical applications for us today.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
How do we know God's will when tough decisions need to be made? Perhaps you’re at a crossroad of decision right now.