Archives: January 2014

THE IMPORTANCE OF BELIEVING

January 16, 2014 - God

“It is often supposed that when people stop believing in God, they believe in nothing.  Alas, it is worse than that. When they stop believing in God, they believe in anything.” – GK Chesterton

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THE TRUTH ABOUT INFLUENZA IN 2014

January 15, 2014 - Eminent Dangers

Last year in 2012 – 2013 we had an Influenza epidemic in America. This year is equally bad but in different ways and I have been receiving many questions from concerned patients and friends. For that reason I wanted...

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THE STRONG MAN . . .

January 14, 2014 - Miscellaneous

“It is the characteristic excellence of the strong man that he can bring momentous issues to the forefront and make a decision about them. The weak are always forced to decide between alternatives they have not chosen themselves.” – Dietrich...

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FIVE LIES ABOUT GUILT AND SIN

January 13, 2014 - Radical Hope

Guilt. It’s everywhere—stalking, pursuing, and determined to thwart that with which God has commissioned us.

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FOUR STEPS THAT WILL CHANGE YOUR LIFE

January 10, 2014 - Radical Hope

The time we have here on earth is precious. We can’t purchase a single moment, cheat death, or remain young. But that doesn’t mean we have no control over what happens—on the contrary. We can decide if we are...

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THE CAPACITY TO FORGIVE

January 9, 2014 - Radical Hope

“We must develop and maintain the capacity to forgive. He who is devoid of the power to forgive is devoid of the power to love. There is some good in the worst of us and some evil in the...

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TEN SECRETS TO BEING A GOOD DAD

January 8, 2014 - Parenting

As men, we make decisions every day that affect our family’s wellbeing. Child rearing can be a daunting task. Balancing work with family, romance, and support of the kid’s various events without borrowing time from another day is a...

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EPIDEMIC SELF-INDULGENCE

January 7, 2014 - Miscellaneous

“Self-centered indulgence, pride and a lack of shame over sin are now emblems of the American lifestyle.”  – Billy Graham    

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THE TRUTH ABOUT SNOWDEN

January 6, 2014 - Politics

You may or may not believe the NSA should have the right to tap into your cell phone or computer. It doesn’t matter. The question is not whether they have the right to do it—the Supreme Court will decide...

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FIVE WAYS TO TELL IF YOU’RE ON THE RIGHT PATH

January 3, 2014 - Radical Hope

Times like these remind me how small I am in this universe. I’m insignificant in the grand scheme of things—incapable of meaningfully contributing to the needs of others—unless, of course, you know my secret. My pastor, David Platt, has whispered this...

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