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Category Archive: Discipleship, Self Improvement, Social Issues

Thomas Jefferson at Ten Years Old

It wasn’t that long ago if you were old enough to work, you were an adult. That means by the time we were getting our Learner’s Permit, George Washington had already completed surveying...

Productivity or Activity?

Sometimes you just don’t have time to waste, you know? You’ll sit down to do something and you find yourself involuntarily doing a bunch of things simultaneously, or at least it feels like it....

Lap of Gratitude

There’s a park nearby that features a trail which provides a great route for runners in that it’s a little less than a mile and winds through trees and some picturesque scenery. It also...

My Imaginary Conversation with Oprah

Oprah has been quoted as having said that her view of God was changed after hearing her pastor refer to God as “jealous.” This is an imaginary conversation between Oprah and myself where...

I Ain’t Innocent!

While innocence is sometimes perceived as a social liability, it’s actually a good thing and commanded in Scripture In addition to innocence, we’re also commanded to be shrewd. So be...

Reinforcing the Problem or Selling the Solution?

Share on Facebook Last night I was listening to a Minister to speak and it struck me how much preaching is done “at” people. Mind you, this is a great guy and he’s a good communicator. But the...

Do You Have to Have a Relationship With Christ in Order to Succeed?

Do you need a relationship with Christ in order to make money? No. You can be rolling in cash and not be inclined to honor God so that’s obvious. But you need a relationship with Christ in...

What Do You Want to Do? What Do You Need to Do? What Are You Meant to Do?

Any and everything that you’ll ever do falls into one of three categories: What you want to do, what you need to do and what you were meant to do. According to a recent Gallup poll , 71% of...