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Knowing What to Do But Not Doing It Is a Problem

God’s mercy comes to us without conditions but does not proceed without our cooperation. So too our aid must begin freely, regardless of the recipient’s merits. But our mercy must increasingly demand change, or it is not really love. – Timothy J. Keller, Ministries of… Continue Reading …

Should I Count My Mean Husband More Significant than Me?

Paul tells us in Philippians 2:3-4 that we should count others more significant than ourselves. He presses the point further by saying that we should not only look to our interests but the interests of others. This perspective, in his view, is what it means… Continue Reading …

The Critical Difference Between a Log and Speck

I want you to think about the last person who disappointed you. Do you have that person in mind? Great. What are your thoughts about them? How is the gospel guarding your mind from thinking unkindly or in other negative ways about that person? The… Continue Reading …

The Practical Secret for Growing in Humility

Your attempt to grow in humility is a threat to “self” and initiates an internal conflict as “self” seeks ways to maintain power and control in your life. This fourth chapter explores the role of self in your response to the difficulties of life. Read the… Continue Reading …

Why It Is Hard to Repent of Pride

Pride is a catch-all word for sin. You could say that pride is sin and sin is pride. Pride is a helpful word in that it accurately describes our fallenness. It is a word we know and a word we understand. Listen to the podcast… Continue Reading …

Day 23 – Teen Devotion: The First Step Before You Start

You’re old enough to be disappointed by people. You’re old enough to disciple people. If your disappointment in people is more controlling than your affection for them, you will not be a good disciple-maker. Listen to the podcast Our podcasts are on iTunes, Google Play,… Continue Reading …

All Your Soul Care Activity Is “Speck Fishing”

How you think about others will determine the quality of the soul care that you will provide to them. One of the most important keys to remember when it comes to discipleship is that all your care falls within the parameters of speck fishing. Listen… Continue Reading …

Day 30 – Teach Your Children To Laugh At Themselves

31-Day Parenting Devotion Day 30 
TEACH YOUR CHILDREN TO LAUGH AT THEMSELVES A joyful heart is good medicine, but a crushed spirit dries up the bones. (Proverbs 17:22) Listen to the podcast Our podcasts are on iTunes, Google Play, SoundCloud, TuneIn, or Stitcher. If you… Continue Reading …