...what really, are we binging on? could it be that we're working hard and earning shallow, sowing hard but reaping little? ...
...ever wonder why the best things in life comes the hardest, the slowest? Maybe the enemy to real productivity is what's inside of us...here's so that we can actually take heart and go on building something substantial with our life, & go on from passivity to real productivity in discovering His call for our lives
In hearing God's voice for our own lives, we may be tempted to question if something is within God's will or not by how smooth-sailing and problem-free the journey is, which is not what the Bible teaches the Christian life to be.
...So the time comes when good hearty ol' laughs are needed, and you & I can both chill and chuckle over the silliness of this book. We can all think up and brim over with a 1000 *better* ways to outsmart this author & spice up family life and inject joy over our gloriously messy days... Friends, you've gotta… Continue reading Check out our “Diary of a Humble Dad” e-book; one silly & hilarious read that will keep every kid & their parent seriously roarin’!
"Godliness" that has no contentment will be a legalistic pursuit of holiness that leaves the pursuer hungry and dissatisfied...
Critical thinking teaches our kids to understand the message that media tries to convey rather than mindlessly absorbing every material thrown in their face.
I must have listened to this Word 5 or 6 times, and still, not have enough. I take it in by the mouthfuls - how this Word out of his words, reminds me that we've got a shield, a Mighty Fortress. And how the wind of adversity: the challenges of life, the discouragement of people, the… Continue reading why the winds of adversity can’t take us down
Jesus takes it personally and identifies with His body in a way that we become a part of who He is.
Today as I hovered from place to place here in Asia, I found myself craving for just a little time and a quiet corner to commune with God. Instead of being time-effective, however, I found people, system, and traffic being less than efficient here. My wonderful moments on the other hand, came when I simply… Continue reading Permission to sweat it over the small stuff – why fussing over little details can actually do you good
Mark 16:1-8 - The Resurrection "When the Sabbath was past, Mary Magdalene, Mary the mother of James, and Salome bought spices, so that they might go and anoint him. And very early on the first day of the week, when the sun had risen, they went to the tomb. And they were saying to one another,… Continue reading when your heart is longing for some reality this new year
Though the clock's just ticked 52 minutes past Christmas -- Christmas isn't yet over for those lingering for just a bit more... Christmas --- that's His gift to us. Here we breath our relief, here we find our grace, here we find His heart beating with kindness, longing with love just for us, just to us. If you find yourself hurting… Continue reading when your heart’s longing for a bit more Christmas
...many times I'm really unsure if i've achieved in a day all the things I'm supposed to do to be a good parent...cos the act of balancing so many different needs and wearing so many different hats is a tricky one, and sometimes you feel like you've gotta sacrifice something to accomplish another thing...it's nice to know… Continue reading KPI’s (Key performance indicators) for Parents…how to know you’re nailing it
...and then this --- sitting here at the Coffee Club, I take this words to heart, I yield my will afresh...thank you for this post, Husband Post by the Husband "For I see that you are in the gall of bitterness and in the bond of iniquity." (Acts 8:23) When Simon the magician converted to Christianity… Continue reading How to get over merchandising everything into following the mastery of the One
When you wake up with a pounding headache, a ringing ear and a sore mouth, you may be tempted to be a grumpy little person --- until your eyes open to notice the beauty that's all around you - the gift of God's grace lavished on your one single life... I wrote this in the company of a wonderful… Continue reading How to be fresh for use today
Let's take this to heart - there are days when the needs of our friends are greater than their own faith - and they need our faith to hold them up, to pray them through, to pave the way for their miracles --- they need our faith and deeds combined for their bodies to heal, for… Continue reading How to have a roof altering kind of faith