Illustration: Men, Cultural Change
Men will be boys...long after they should be taking responsibility for their lives and maturing professionally, personally and spiritually.
Illustration: Irrational Fear
Life experiences teach us not to fear what can do us no harm.
Your body contains enough IRON to make a small nail - Enough SALT to fill an ordinary shaker - Enough SUGAR to fill a small bowl - Enough LIME to whitewash a small chicken coop - Enough PHOSPHORUS to make a dozen matches - Enough FAT to fill a twelve-pound pail - Enough ALBUMINOIDS t
Children have an amazing capacity to wonder about the obvious.
Illustration: Watchfulness, Preparation
Whether one is attentive and ready to act too often depends on one's sense of urgency rather than possessing the maturity to remain prepared at all times.
How long it takes someone to do a certain task depends on one's matter of perspective.
Illustration: Crisis, Accidents
Have you ever considered what you would do in every possible emergency...such as how to handle a difficult job interview?
Illustration: Sin, Enslaving Power of
Sin has an enslaving power over its victims.
Illustration: Remembering, Honoring a Hero
Never forget the sacrifices someone has made for you and your benefit.
Illustration: Prayer, a Practice for the Quiet Zone
The glory of a dedicated quiet zone could be the healing space you need.
Illustration: Loneliness, a Thief of Life and Joy
Loneliness is a thief seeking to steal, kill and destroy those it impacts.
Illustration: Light, Walking in
Do not waste time living in a state of poverty when you could be relishing God's gifts for you.
Illustration: Encouragement, Becoming More than You Are
Speak into someone's life as he or she ought to be rather than as he or she migth be at the present and await the resulting transformation.
Illustration: Conversion, a Tender Heart
Never give up on anyone because God never does.
Illustration: Compassion, Giving What Is Needed
Would you give another person a garment of your personal clothing simply so he or she could go to church?
Illustration: Apathy, Lack of Motivation
Everyone needs a plan in order to accomplish their goals in life.
Illustration: Successful Marriage
Marriage and children begins much obligation and responsibility of which the single person remains free.
Illustration: Peace in Crisis, God’s Faithfulness
Mother experiences the power of God by going to a movie with her two teenage daughters.
Rules are rules, even for the drill sergeant.
Please read all instructions before operating equipment or electrical devices. There's a reason companies tell consumers to do this when they purchase products.