Oscar Wilde said, “I can resist everything except temptation.” That’s the problem with temptation. It’s so tempting. But sometimes we unnecessarily put ourselves in the way of it.
Have you ever been insulted? Have you have been taken advantage of or hurt by someone else? Has someone ever wished you ill? If not, I’m wondering whether you’re human.
Have you ever faced what seemed like an insurmountable obstacle, something so big and so overwhelming that you wished you could just turn and run away?
Do you need a second chance in life? Simon Peter did. The faux pas of the apostle Peter were legendary. In the Gospels, more ink is given to Simon Peter […]
A Sunday School teacher was talking to her class about forgiveness. She asked her students what a person needs to do to receive forgiveness from God. There was a moment […]
#YearofGoodNews I have written a letter that I have asked a lot of my friends to sign. It is a declaration to make 2017 “The Year of Good News.” Franklin […]
Do you remember the first time you ever prayed? Maybe it was when you were a little child, or maybe it’s something you have just started to do recently. Maybe […]
Have you ever wished you could have a second chance in life? Have you ever done something that you deeply regretted the moment you did it? We have all made […]
As we are all engaged now in the pressures and busyness of Christmas,I thought it would be a good idea to think back on what happened on that first, “Silent […]
I read about a dating service called Just Coffee. You can have a cup of coffee with someone without being stuck in an entire dinner escapade. If you take one […]
History, as we know it today, will end where it basically began – not on the battlefields of the United States or Asia or Europe, but in Israel. The final […]
When you are a child, life seems to go so slowly. When I was in the third grade, it felt as though it lasted 20 years. Now decades go by. […]
I think the United States of America is standing at a crossroads. We have never been in worse shape morally. Crime continues to explode. Families continue to splinter. The fabric […]
I wish you could have met me when I was twenty-one, because I knew everything then. I would have had an answer for any question you may have asked. But […]
I heard a story about a man who went out hunting and found a big brown bear. He had always wanted to shoot a bear, and he had just the […]
Pastor Greg Laurie shares a special message for the National Day of Prayer.
We need to not only forget the mistakes we’ve made, but in some ways, we also need to forget some of our great victories. Let me explain.