Do You Feel Joyless?

Recently, a struggling friend commented to me, “I find no joy in the world, just pain over and over. It never ends.” I don’t think he is alone. In our most honest moments, when we step back from everything and look at this world, we think the same...

Wives: Submission with Strength and Peace

One of the most hotly-debated issues in our culture is the role of a woman in marriage. There are basically two camps that people fall into in our country: egalitarian and complimentarian. Egalitarians essentially believe that women and men are equal in every way and...

How to Start Your New Family: Part 3

Many relationships have committed to a marriage covenant and have agreed to make the new family primary over all of our other family relationships, but how do we actually begin the process of weaving a life together? This third post we will focus on the third part of...

This is Church.

Church is not a location; it is a gathering of believers who seek to encourage one another’s faith through their gifts. This mutual, spiritual exchange is often marked by the phrase “one another” in the Bible. We can do “one another-ing” in many ways: Love one another...