The Focus of Faith

After the Dallas Cowboys won the 1993 Super Bowl against the Buffalo Bills by a landslide (52-17), a reporter asked Cowboys head coach Jimmy Johnson what he had told his players before the big game.  “I kind of told them a story that you have a two-by-four,” he said, “and you lay the two-by-four across … More The Focus of Faith

Let us pray

When we are feeling weak spiritually, we can pray and the Lord will strengthen us (2 Cor. 12:9).  Here is an overview of why and how we should pray, as presented in the Bible: “If my people, which are called by my name, shall humble themselves, and pray, and seek my face, and turn from … More Let us pray

Dan on Real Life

In a recent Bible class about improving our family life, Dan D. made an insightful observation: “You’re not ready for marriage until you’ve learned forgiveness, and you’re not ready for children until you’ve learned sacrifice.”

What We were Meant to be

If we aren’t experiencing joy in our spiritual lives, perhaps we may need to get on track with what we were meant to be. The path of spiritual development described for us in Scripture has several distinct features: ➤ Establishment: We are meant to create a relationship with Jesus on the terms He outlines in … More What We were Meant to be