God created every man and woman with a purpose. This truth begs the question, “Why do so many people spend their lives looking for and never finding that purpose?” The answer is simple: They do not go to their heavenly Father to find it. All of our gifts, talents and abilities are given to us … Read moreOrder Or Chaos: Finding our Purpose
Many people throughout history have asked the questions, “Why are we here?”“Why did God create the earth?” “What is the purpose of life?” “Why did God create man?” People have tried to answer these questions using scientific knowledge or philosophical theories, but they have fallen short. Finding purpose is a lifelong journey for many. We … Read moreWhat is the Purpose of Life?
We know that the perfect love of God causes fear to lose all its power. When we know that we are loved and cared for by the Creator of the Universe it puts our lives and our problems in the right perspective. However, fear will try to skew our vision. Fear knows that if it … Read morePerfect Love Causes Fear To Lose Power
Where does anger come from? There is anger that comes from pride. There is righteous anger at injustices and evil, and there is anger that comes from fear. Many times anger grows out of a fear that we are the victims of injustices.We think that people are always plotting against us, talking about us behind … Read moreWhere Does Anger Come From?
Fear tries to dominate our lives in many ways. There is a slow, steady fear that tries to stay with us throughout our day-to-day lives. This fear’s goal is to convince us that we’ll never achieve our dreams, never overcome our problems and spend the rest of our lives stuck exactly where we are right … Read moreRemove the Power of Sudden Fear
The Devil tries to bring fear into our lives through dissatisfaction. He uses dissatisfaction to introduce fear into our lives by convincing us we’re missing out on something we deserve to have. The devil tells us that other people are enjoying something that was meant for us. He makes us think that because we don’t … Read moreFight Off Fear-Driven Dissatisfaction
One of the simplest things we can do to follow the plan for our lives is to know and understand the One who created it. If our relationship with our Heavenly Father is something we only think about on Sunday mornings, then we’re going to have a shallow understanding of His plan for us. However, … Read moreMore than a Shallow Understanding
When we decide to follow God’s plan we need to know that it’s going to lead us to new places. We will no longer live or look like the world. The majority of people live in isolation. They are either alone or only concerned with their immediate family. God calls us to move beyond ourselves. … Read moreMoving Beyond Yourself
We’ve made it clear in the past few weeks that God has a calling for all of His children. He made all of us originals in order to fulfill a unique calling. “For we are His workmanship, created in Christ Jesus for good works, which God prepared beforehand so that we would walk in them.” … Read moreFulfilling God’s Calling
All of us make plans. We plan vacations. You and I plan to get a promotion or a new job. We plan to have a loving, healthy marriage. It’s obviously good to have a plan for everything we do. We shouldn’t just float through life without direction or purpose. We should ask ourselves where our … Read morePlans for Life