How Can I Respond to False Accusations? Lessons on God’s Love Learned from a Man on the Run

Person running away False accusations have a way of wearing me down. Initially the truth stands guard on my heart, and I feel righteous and free and can put the lie away. However, sometimes a false accusation returns days, months or years later. Perhaps it is something with a small grain of truth that has … Continue reading How Can I Respond to False Accusations? Lessons on God’s Love Learned from a Man on the Run

Five Lessons Learned about God’s Love from a Sinner’s Situation

(Man praying on a hill.) When I was in fifth grade, I peered in the mirror smiling and discovered that my teeth were coated with red dye in various shades. Plaque disclosing dye tablets had done their job. My reflection revealed a real lack of dental hygiene in my 10-year-old self. The plaque had been … Continue reading Five Lessons Learned about God’s Love from a Sinner’s Situation

Am I Operating My Life Beyond God’s Design Capacity?

During Hurricane Harvey, the Houston area received close to sixty inches of rain. Water drainage experts design all kinds of landscaping features to mitigate flooding in the Houston area. The fountains and lakes you see as you enter a subdivision are beautifully disguised flood mitigation features. However, no amount of these features could manage Harvey’s … Continue reading Am I Operating My Life Beyond God’s Design Capacity?

Is There an Antidote for Envy?

(woman scrolling on her phone) Warning! Continuous scrolling on social media may cause soul damage. Have you ever started your day by scrolling through social media while sipping coffee on the couch? Checking out a few curated images on Instagram? Reading personal opinions on Twitter? Looking for recipes on Pinterest? Checking out status updates on … Continue reading Is There an Antidote for Envy?