Daily Hope Devotional
You and I tend to get distracted by trivial things. I’ve found in my years as a pastor that if Satan can’t get you to be bad, he’ll get you to be busy. And this … Continue reading Managing Stress Like Jesus: Know What Matters Most
You have a calling. We all do. God doesn’t just call pastors and missionaries. The overwhelming message of Scripture is that God calls each of us to a specific purpose and mission. When we don’t … Continue reading Managing Stress Like Jesus: Know Your Calling
You can’t please everyone. It’s one of the great truths of life. If you haven’t learned it yet, you’ll struggle with stress for the rest of your life. If you please group A, group B … Continue reading Key to Managing Stress: Whose Approval Are You Living For?
If you don’t know who you are, you’ll find all sorts of people who are more than happy to tell you. Our culture will try to mold you into a certain image. Your parents will … Continue reading Managing Stress Like Jesus: Know Who You Are
The Kingdom of God is a present reality. It’s what we’re to be doing on the earth right now. The power of God is the present resource. It’s the energy God gives you so that … Continue reading What Does It Mean to Put God First in Your Life?
There’s a classic TV game show called “Let’s Make a Deal” that features a simple concept: You pick what’s behind door number 1, 2, or 3, and then make a deal with the host. In … Continue reading There’s Nothing You Can’t Bring to God in Prayer