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How to Use Your Imagination to Help People Love God

Creatively loving, encouraging, admonishing, comforting, serving, and even forgiving one another begins with a godly use of imagination. How are you using your imagination to help others love God? I woke up last night following a nightmare of my family caught in a tragedy. It… Continue Reading …

How Do You Leave Your Church?

Sometimes you just can’t stay at your local church. You have to leave. This is one of the gut-wrenching seasons in any God-loving Christian’s life. The good news is that there is a way to leave your church well. And there is a way to… Continue Reading …

Why Do You Attend Your Church?

One of the most important questions you’ll ever ask yourself is why do you attend your local church. Your answer will be instructive and life-changing. So let me ask: Why do you attend your church? Listen to the podcast Our podcasts are on iTunes, Google… Continue Reading …

Nine Questions For the Tired, Overworked, and Ready to Quit Pastor

Forty percent of pastors make it to the five-year mark in ministry before they are ready to leave. Burnout is a natural temptation for anyone in the helping professions. Listen to the podcast Our podcasts are on iTunes, Google Play, SoundCloud, TuneIn, or Stitcher. If… Continue Reading …

Wise Parents Teach Their Children How to Curse

It is impossible to engage our culture at any level, and not hear curse words. Whether it is a television show or a stroll in the park, the words of our culture do not discriminate. They do not care who you are. The question every… Continue Reading …

Case Study: What About Biff?

Case Study_ What About Biff_

Mable has left Biff after 24 years of marriage. She cites Biff’s problems as ongoing anger issues, four episodes of physical abuse, mental manipulation, consistently demeaning her, embarrassing her in front of their five children, and his unwillingness to seek help. In addition to these… Continue Reading …

Double Confession: How to Respond When Sinned Against

Often people who experience the sin of others react by sinning in response to what happened to them. Many of these “victims of sin” do not come back around and ask forgiveness for their sinful attitude toward the person who hurt them. But when they… Continue Reading …

Seven Things To Know When Living With a Harsh Husband

Someone Googled “my husband is harsh to me” so I decided to write an article about it. I do not know the person, but since they landed on our website, I wanted to give them seven things to consider. Listen to Rick read this post:… Continue Reading …

Recovering, Rejoicing, But Refusing to Forget the Pain

It’s 3:06 AM. A man can only sleep so much. I came out of surgery shortly after 4 PM yesterday, staring up at a lady that I will never remember. Listen to the podcast You may want to read: The Anniversary of the Worst Day… Continue Reading …

What Does It Mean to Nourish and Cherish Your Wife?

Did you ever play the hiding game where you hid something from your friends, and it was their job to find it? We played this game often as children. I would hide something, and my brothers would search for what I hid. Listen to the podcast You… Continue Reading …