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The Very First Thing God Did for Mankind

God is a God who blesses! He grants his favor. He gives us his goodness. He cares for us, loves us, shows us mercy and grace, shares truth with us, and provides for all of our needs.

The Two Big Reasons Why Believers Give Praise to God

We're a pragmatic society. Meaning, we usually don't invest time into doing something unless we can see the personal benefit of it, the more immediate the better. And pragmatism isn't all bad. Sometimes the right question to ask is, what will get me the result I'm...

Crush the Curse: Take Radical Action Against Sin

No, you can’t play around with sin. You can’t leave room for it in your life at all. Give sin and inch and it will take a mile. A marriage. A career. A ministry. Sin will go the distance and take your life. Jesus addressed this in rather extreme, harsh terms in his...

Escaping the Rat Race of Life and Leadership

When we lived in southern California, we lived just off the 5 freeway in a neighborhood in Laguna Hills. I still miss being able to keep the balcony sliding door wide open pretty much year round. Know what I don't miss? The traffic. On the 5 or the 405, a strange...

How to Actually Find God

With all three of my children, I experienced nearly the same special moment playing hide-and-seek. I would hide. They would seek. And I could always win. Always. There are a hundred places in even the smallest home where a toddler can’t imagine a human being daring to...