How to Miss or Maximize Your Destiny

How to Miss or Maximize Your Destiny

Much is required from those to whom much is given, for their responsibility is greater. [Luke 12:48, TLB] How do we identify individual destiny? Then, when we do, how do we take full advantage of it when it arrives? In the Bible, we find four examples to consider –...
Wandering Aimlessly in Vacancy

Wandering Aimlessly in Vacancy

Be doers of the word, and not hearers only, deceiving yourselves (James 1:22). Wandering or driving around completely lost is very frustrating. Some people welcome it as a means of adventure or discovery. However, some of us task-oriented schedule-keepers have places...
Finding the Missing Pieces

Finding the Missing Pieces

When I was a child, my family put puzzles together – sometimes huge puzzles that would take weeks to assemble. Then, when my children were young, we would assemble their favorite puzzles, glue the pieces together, and then frame them as pictures for their rooms. To...
Understanding the Marriage Mystery

Understanding the Marriage Mystery

Wives, submit to your own husbands, as to the Lord. Husbands, love your wives, as Christ loved the church. This mystery is profound. (Ephesians 5:22, 25, 32 / ESV) We solve the mystery of marriage by imitating the relationship between Christ and the church. The...