Archives: February 2014

FOUR EASY STEPS TO ROMANCE

February 14, 2014 - Romance

I was asked to describe my wife in one word. But I couldn’t decide which one to use—beautiful, lovely, kind, generous, giving, dedicated, Godly, honorable, sweet, beautiful, soft, loving, tender, energetic, spunky, romantic, beautiful, faithful, intelligent, fun, bubbly, compassionate,...

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WE ARE LESS PRONE TO HATE OUR ENEMIES

February 13, 2014 - Miscellaneous

“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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YOUR BEST LIFE NOW HAS TO DO WITH GOD’S CALL — NOT OSTEEN’S

February 12, 2014 - Radical Hope

Traveling as much as I do, it would seem that I shouldn’t be surprised at what happens when God moves—but I always am. I’m reminded of how many blessings we take for granted in America. We are living in...

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GOD COMES RIGHT OUT AND TELLS US

February 11, 2014 - God

“God comes right out and tells us why he gives us more money than we need. It’s not so we can find more ways to spend it. It’s not so we can indulge ourselves and spoil our children. It’s...

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THE KEY TO RESOLVING MARRIAGE CONFLICT

February 10, 2014 - Marriage

Arguments are a fact of life to some degree, but they do not have to be a part of marriage. A recent survey showed that happily married couples should argue at least nine times per month. Really? That makes no sense.

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THIS IS HOW TO MAKE SURE IT COUNTS

February 7, 2014 - Radical Hope

Does what we do matter in the long haul? When we have an opportunity to do something for someone else, what is the impact?

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A MAN WHO TREATS HIS WIFE THIS WAY

February 6, 2014 - Men Only

A man who treats his wife with disrespect is not to be entrusted with anything of value. If he refuses to obey God with the most important responsibility of his life, he is incapable of honor.

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THE TOP EIGHT STRESSORS OF MARRIAGE

February 5, 2014 - Marriage

Marriage is the reflection of Christ’s relationship with His bride, The Church. For that reason a husband must love his wife more than himself and give himself—his very life—for her. To be clear, he is to trade his life...

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WE MUST NEVER TAKE COMFORT

February 4, 2014 - Miscellaneous

When sin causes pain and sorrow, we must never take comfort in its penance. The moment Satan convinces us our suffering has value toward the debt of sin, we mock the very blood of Christ. 

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THE KEY TO FOLLOWING GOD or I CAN STILL SEE YOU

February 3, 2014 - God

Sometimes I wish I was invisible for a day . . . maybe two. Then maybe I could make some progress on my deadlines. But no matter how hard I try, someone always spots me hiding. Maybe I don’t...

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