In the days and weeks preceding the crucifixion and resurrection of Jesus, three men found their way into the story. Each refused to abandon his quest for control and surrender to the Savior of the world. How can we avoid the mistakes they made?
The New Year is full of possibilities that fuel potential for a better future. That’s why we make resolutions . . . even though those resolutions usually fall by the wayside. Here’s something simple you can do to make the most of 2017.
Whether it’s your health, your relationships, your finances, or your faith, there’s an area of your life in which you can’t seem to make progress. But what if there was a way to get from where you are to where you want to be?
There’s something that rises up in each of us. It keeps us from apologizing, admitting we’re wrong, or showing weakness. It keeps us from forgiving. It causes us to lie about our pasts, to cheat instead of lose, and to feel happy when someone else fails. It stands in the way not only of our […]
We’re all tempted to think that obeying rules will put us in right relationship with God—if we do what he wants, he will accept us. But we find ourselves having to ask God for forgiveness over and over again. That’s because our heavenly Father’s rules aren’t designed to put us in good standing with God. […]