Understanding Your Heavenly Father (1)

“They did not understand that He spoke to them of the Father.”     John 8:27 NKJV The people in Jesus’ day found it hard to grasp the concept of God as a Father. Lord, king, judge, they understood – but … Continued

Let God Replant You

“You are like a garden locked up.”     Song of Solomon 4:12 NCV A farmer’s fruit tree consistently produced bumper crops and became a real money-maker for him, so he put all his efforts into marketing and never noticed that … Continued

What is Your Life Founded Upon?

“Why do you call me, ‘Lord, Lord,’ and do not do what I say?”     Luke 6:46 NIV Jesus told a story of two men who built a house. The wise one built his house on solid rock; the foolish … Continued

Don’t Be a Blame Thrower (2)

“Take responsibility for… your own life.”     Galatians 6:5 MSG Sally managed a small marketing company, and when problems arose she automatically looked for a scapegoat. At sales meetings she berated and criticized her co-workers, choosing to call her tirades … Continued

Don’t Be a Blame Thrower (1)

“Every one of us shall give account of himself.”     Romans 14:12 Ever seen a flamethrower in the movies? It’s a fiery torch designed to destroy people. “Blame throwers” do the same. When life doesn’t go their way, instead of … Continued