Everyone has valleys of trouble. Places where we've tried, messed up, and tried again. And failed. And guess what? God has a plan for that too. Achan can teach us that.
I'm doing a study of the Proverbs and among the prominent “listening” theme, is a verse that stood out to me: Guard your heart above all else, for it determines the course of your life. I made a connection with another verse (recognize this one?) “Out of the heart the mouth speaks.” This tells me… Continue reading Guard Your Heart
You might be wondering: is it worth it?
I once saw a book titled “The Rare Jewel of Christian Contentment”. I have never read the book, but the title stayed in my mind whenever I thought of the word contentment. Why? Because it tells us two things about contentment. The first thing is that contentment is “rare”. The second thing is that contentment… Continue reading Contentment
In my article “Why I’m Not a Feminist in the 21st Century”, one of the main reasons I don’t support feminism is because feminism supports a message of selfishness and pride. What’s the opposite? Kindness. Kindness forces us to look out for other people rather than ourselves. Kindness broadens our perspectives on life. If you’re… Continue reading Kindness