I was meeting with someone who hated both me and God. I hated our encounters. They frightened and discouraged me. Our time together seemed a total waste. Then God showed me a truth that blotted out my hate and fear and gave me hope. He showed me His everpresent, triumphant, and obvious aroma.Read more
Hebrews 2:14-15 connects the “fear of death” with our willingness to sin. Why? Because we sin when we get afraid we’ll lose what makes us feel alive.
Some prisoners never escape.Others do. It helps to know which guard has the key to your chains and whether they’re on your side.Read more
Satan keeps God at arm’s length. Did you realize that when you keep God at arm’s length you’re following the wishes of the evil one?
“BEASTS IN THE BASEMENT” – what an intriguing title for a men’s retreat. I’d go to it if I were a guy. The title’s not only intriguing – it’s accurate. Men do have “beasts” and they do hide them in their “basements.” But the title’s also incomplete. Women too have beasts (and basements in which we hide them).Read more