She no longer believed in God. A college sophomore said, “I had to give up my childhood faith because my studies convinced me that all this talk about faith is no more than emotional, wishful thinking.”After talking with her, I discovered her problem. She needed to give up her childhood faith because it
Faith is not just what you believe, think, want, feel, and talk about. Faith, genuine faith is becoming, doing, performing what you say you believe. Someone in your circle of family or friends needs you to reach out and be to him or her what you believe in your heart. Will you try this day?
Be careful. Your faith can infect or inspire. Even with the best of intentions, our faith can hurt others. In his Dynamics of Faith, Paul Tillich, the world-renowned, Christian philosopher, psychologist, and theologian, said, “Today the term ‘faith’ is more productive of disease than of health.” Have you noticed the word faith can mean almost
Storm is over. Loss of Loved Ones is Not. What you SHOULD and SHOULD NEVER say to someone who hurts. The massive 2016 NE blizzard is over, but the loss of loved ones is not. It reminds us to always be prepared when you want to say something to someone suffering a devastating loss. It
A New Way of Handling Your Daily Battles. Will you spend most of your day trying to resolve problems? That’s how many single moms and dads spend a great deal of their time. They start each day trying to keep twenty family-plates spinning so that none them fall, break, and cause a whole series of