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Sorrow for the Glory of God

As a child, I can tell you that one place I did not like to go was a funeral. Who enjoys a funeral? And yet, the Bible teaches us that a funeral home is a beneficial place to go. It is better to go to the house of mourning, than to go to the…

Sickness for the Glory of God

Our culture has made an idol out of many things, and one of these things is good health. Now there is a fine line between avoiding bad health and despising it. We all should live responsible lives, caring for our body, eating a balanced diet,…

Respect Your Wife and Love Your Husband

Love and Respect, by Dr. Emerson Eggerichs, is a very helpful book for marriage counseling. It describes the Crazy Cycle and the Energizing Cycle. It recommends the C-O-U-P-L-E and C-H-A-I-R-S acronyms. And it does all of this based upon Ephesians…

Episode 92: Forgiveness and Revenge

When another person genuinely offends or hurts you, it is your responsibility to approach that person, mention the offense and seek repentance. But what if that person commits the same offense again? And what if you're not sure they've genuinely…

Forgiveness and Revenge

When another person genuinely offends or hurts you, it is your responsibility to approach that person, mention the offense and seek repentance. If he repents, then you are responsible to forgive him. You are responsible to release him from the…

Bible Teaching About Suicide

On August 11, 2014, Robin Williams was found dead at his home in Tiburon, California USA, the victim of an apparent suicide. This unfortunate discovery caused many people, including Christians, to consider the devastating quandary of suicide.…

The Right Way to Begin a Relationship

We naturally meander through life asking the wrong questions. For instance, we ask, "Why did God create us, knowing we would do evil and experience suffering?" But that's the wrong question. Instead, we should ask, "Why did God create us, knowing…

Episode 63: How to Never Be Offended

Are you easily offended? Thin-skinned? Hypersensitive? Touchy? Do you lose spiritual focus when a stranger slings a rude comment your way? A friend misses a planned appointment? A preacher mentions your pet sin? Relatives forget your birthday?…

How to Never Be Offended

Are you easily offended? Thin-skinned? Hypersensitive? Touchy? Do you lose spiritual focus when a stranger slings a rude comment your way? Or a friend misses a planned appointment? Or a preacher mentions your pet sin? Or relatives forget…