Women who Struggle with Friendshipsby stephanie reck
This article is dedicated to the countless women that have struggled with maintaining and having healthy friendships with other women. I write from my own struggles in this area as well as what I hope to leave you with some hope and encouragement.
Marital Blissby Eyvonne Black
Many Christians believe that the Bible is outdated and feel they can now can invent their own rules to live by. One very big mistake we make is marrying outside of God's law.
Freedom from Insecurity and People-Pleasingby stephanie reck
Be a God pleaser, not a man pleaser. Are you more concerned with pleasing man than God? Do you seek the approval of others? At the core of people pleasing is insecurity. We can be insecure for a number of reasons. Insecurity can have roots stemming back from our childhood.
GOING HOME ON DIFFERENT PATHby Ramona Cook
There is no aspect of our lives that the Gospel of the Love of God for us does not impact. Relationships with each other and relationship with God are the true themes of all our experiences in life. The problem is that there are multiple paths from which we may choose.
What Did Jesus Make of Homosexual Practice?by Max Aplin
There are some who claim that although the apostle Paul condemned all homosexual practice, Jesus' attitude was very different. Despite this claim, there is in fact significant evidence in the Gospels that Jesus condemned homosexual practice without qualification. Those who refuse to acknowledge that this practice is always sinful urgently need to repent.
Judgment is not oursby Alfonso Abels
Judgment first took place in the Garden of Eden. This happening is recorded in the book Genesis, Adam and Eve had an encounter (Genesis 3) with Satan in the Garden of Eden. Satan came in the form of a snake.
What Attitude Should Christians Have to Homosexuality? by Max Aplin
The Bible is clear that homosexual orientation is an abnormality and that homosexual practice is a sin. We sinful humans all have tendencies towards sin in various ways, and it is both wrong and illogical for those who are not affected by homosexual orientation to look down on those who are. Those who are affected should seek God for deliverance.
Broken Trustby Tesh Njokanma
Have you been deeply hurt by someone and you are finding it hard to forgive? The incident may have happened recently or some time ago and you are still bitter. Read more to discover why you need to forgive and let go.
AN ORPHAN 'In the prison of my mind'by Owota Ay
There is still no difference, when is this going to change, I have tried to change it for the past 10 years, but it won't change, life is not fair and what did I do to deserve this.
Dysfunctional Family Christmas: The Serenity Prayer For The Holidaysby Karla Downing
Dysfunctional family Christmas' can be difficult. Holidays bring up memories of hurts, loss, pain, and bad times. Holidays also come with expectations for the perfect loving moments with family. If you have a difficult relationship, the holidays will force you to deal with that relationship in some way. Applying the Serenity Prayer to your holidays will bring you peace and allow you to deal with whatever relational difficulties you are dealing with.
Dysfunctional Family Christmas: Let Go Of All Your Expectationsby Karla Downing
Are you dealing with a dysfunctional family Christmas? Then, manage it by letting go of all your expectations. Expectations get us in trouble in dysfunctional families, because they set us up for disappointment. The disappointment leads to anger and resentment, which then upsets our emotional serenity. Learn how to let go of your expectations.
Christian Relationship Help: Four Ways to Prevent Escalating an Argumentby Karla Downing
Are you looking for Christian relationship help that enables you to handle conflict differently? When someone starts an argument, the most common thing people do is to respond in ways that escalate the situation. Proverbs 15:1 says, "A gentle answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger" (NIV). Here are four ways you can put that advice into action and prevent escalating the argument...
Christian Marriage Help: Give Up Being a Martyr or Victimby Karla Downing
Are you looking for Christian marriage help for your difficult marriage? When you are stuck in a difficult marriage with overwhelming problems, it is easy to become a victim or a martyr. You can't change your life when you don't even accept that you have the power or right to change it.