This stuff is gold. No, it's platinum. It's priceless. This is exactly how to live life joyfully.
I start praying for answers to my life questions. But for the first time in my life, God isn't answering my prayers within a few days or months.
When we succeed, we pat ourselves on the back. We give ourselves a hand. We think we did it. But compare our effort with what God did.
We decided that where we are is good enough. But what are we missing out on?
What wisdom does the Bible have for those of us who can hear God calling us to do something scary for Him?
In life, we are always fighting or dreading something. If you want victory, then Deuteronomy 20 is for you.
Stone a person to death. It is a command that feels icky and uncomfortable and wicked. Why did God have to kill people? How could He be so cruel?
The Ten Commandments seem like the beginner's level of being a Christian. But as I reread them, I was surprised by how many of the commandments conflict with things I really like to do.
What if your significant other falls out of love with you? What if your friends get tired of you? I wonder if God ever asks those questions about us.
"It is better to go to a house of mourning than to go to a house of feasting, for death is the destiny of everyone; the living should take this to heart." - Ecclesiastes 7:2
This verse used to get on my last nerve.