WHY A FAMILY VACATION IS IMPORTANT July 20, 2017

My family and I are on vacation right now. I didn’t always feel this way, but now I realize it is one the most important priorities in the year. It is easy to think of reasons to NOT have a family vacation: Money is too tight, we don’t have enough time, we don’t think everyone will get along. If you don’t make it a priority, you will always find a reason not to do it.

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THINGS CHRISTIAN SINGLES SECRETLY THINK ABOUT SEX July 18, 2017

We just talked about sex—at church. (Yep, that’s right; at church.) But I ran out of time to specifically say some things to our many singles while they are in this stage of life. I remember that time period very well.

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EXPOSE THEM TO THE THRILL OF BEING USED BY GOD July 11, 2017

We’ve been thinking about three major contributions that a believer can make to another person’s life, particularly the lives of our children and families. The first is exposing them to a growing relationship with God. The second is exposing them to the people and power of God in His church.

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EXPOSING OTHERS TO THE PEOPLE AND POWER OF GOD IN HIS CHURCH July 7, 2017

Last week, we observed that there are three major contributions a believer can make to another person’s life, particularly the lives of our children and families. The first is exposing them to a growing relationship with God. The second is exposing them to the people and power of God in His church.

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An Unprecedented Privilege and Opportunity to Lead July 4, 2017

It’s Independence Day, July 4th! The day we Americans celebrate our independence and glory as a nation. I read a Reuter’s reporter this morning who said we Americans celebrate this history-changing day with “fireworks, acts of gluttony, and escapes to the beach.”

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