Category Christian Living

Tips for Scripture Memory

Thy word have I hid in mine heart, that I might not sin against thee. Psalm 119:11 Memorize verses that have helped you. They will do you even more good if you have them ready the next time you need them. Memorize verses where you need help. Jesus used Scripture verses to combat temptation. We can […]

Transgenderism: a Christian Viewpoint

You can’t turn on the news without hearing the newest instance or iteration of transgenderism in our society. It has become the focal issue in our current moral climate. And while the easy answer is to condemn it, we must be ready with clear responses as to why, from the Bible, we believe it is […]

Overwhelmed!—a Moses Moment

Have you ever felt that what God has called you to do is more than you can handle? Have you ever wondered how you’ll possibly be able to carry the burden of your responsibilities? Have you felt overwhelmed to the point that you want to quit? Then you, my friend, have had a Moses moment! […]

The Epicenter of Truth

My First Quake… “Earthquake!” That word will shake you as much as the ground will. In 1989, my family and I experienced the Loma Prieta quake that rocked the San Francisco Bay Area. One of my friends, Peter, shouted that word and we began to scurry out of the house. It was 5:04 pm on […]

The Counsel of the Young Men

One day you wake up and your 35 with five children, and you realize, “I am not young anymore.”  I feel young.  I may even look young.  But I am not considered young anymore–at least not by the next generation.  Can you remember when you were a teen or young adult?  Someone in their mid-thirties […]

Christians and Halloween

“Should Christians participate in Halloween?” This question is rarely asked, but often wondered.  And if we are going to answer the question, can we get a definitive Biblical answer?  Sure we can.  God is not silent.  Now, we must apply what principles the Bible gives to the actual situations of life, but I leave that up to […]

Don’t “Let Them Have It”

The Bible says, But if ye bite and devour one another, take heed that ye be not consumed one of another.  (Galatians 5:15)  Several times this week someone has said to me, “I just let so-and-so have it.”  Why is it that no one comes to me and says, I am about to “let them have it.” […]