Overcoming Envy – Part II

In Part I, we noticed the writer of Psalm 73's honesty about a personal struggle with envy. We also noticed that his was a particular flavor of envy, the kind that gets really bothered  when arrogant, ungodly people appear to have life by the tail. He couldn't understand why they seemed to be thriving while... Continue Reading →

More Proof of God’s Love

There's a concept in Christianity that doesn't get much airtime these days, yet it's biblical. It's the idea that God disciplines those He loves. Maybe the reason we avoid it is because it sounds kind of harsh, or mean. But the truth is that God's discipline has everything to do with His love and concern... Continue Reading →

Dissed in December – When it isn’t the Happiest Season of All

If you're feeling dissed in December, welcome to the party. I mean, maybe it's just me, but have you noticed how family drama escalates during the holidays? Actually, it is well-documented that "the happiest season of all" can also be the most stressful. There is just something about the month of December that can be... Continue Reading →

How to Handle Haters 1.0

What to Do with the People that Have it in For You David was a pro at dealing with difficult people. In spite of his giant-killing heroics back in the day, not everyone was a fan. He had way more than his share of haters. Trash-talking, threats, harassment...David dealt with all the ugly aspects of interpersonal... Continue Reading →

Is it Okay to be Frustrated with God?

When You Need the Lord's Help, but it Seems Like He's a Million Miles Away If you have ever felt like you were desperately in need of God's intervention but were frustrated because He did not seem to be interested in helping you, you are not the first. The psalmist beat you to it a... Continue Reading →

Powered by WordPress.com.

Up ↑

%d bloggers like this: