Did you know that God wants you to be joyful? Jonathan Edwards and, more recently, John Piper insist that God “is most glorified in us when we are most satisfied in Him”. Jesus described God’s purpose this way, “I have spoken to you that my joy may be in you, and that your joy may […]
So I asked a young lady why she had just moved in with her boyfriend, and she explained that marriage was more important than buying a car, and since you always try out a car before you buy it, you certainly should try out marriage before walking down the aisle! Sounds logical right? But is […]
What is ‘life’ to you? People make a ‘living’, two people ‘live’ together, and you can tell someone (or maybe you’ve been told) to ‘get a life!’. When you celebrate you’re ‘living’ it up, or after embarrassing yourself you try to ‘live’ it down. But if life begins when we get a job, or when […]
So what do you do when your parents are dishonorable? When they are disagreeable, hurtful, immoral or abusive? Should we then still honor our father and mother? And, if so, how? Join us Sunday as we consider God’s prescription for these all too common realities.