A Friend of the Emporer Like Pontius Pilate, every christian has his own “emperor” to fear. Pilate’s is the story of rationalizing sin. “It is the story of trying desperately to make it comfortable to do what you know to be the right thing, and giving up when you can’t.”
Making New Best Friends This is a simple article on making friends, but I found it to be profound in its application. I especially love number two. I think sometimes we’re so busy being self conscious about ourselves we hinder our ability to actively love other people.
Women Judging Women “Anyone can pass judgment- but can they lay down their lives in love, intercession and faith for the one judged? Can they target an area of need and rather than criticizing, fast and pray, asking God to supply the very virtue they feel lacking? And then persevere in that love-motivated prayer until that fallen area blooms in godliness? Such is the life Christ commands we follow!”
Is Married Life Easy? “Marriage is for pleasure, not for comfort. If you want a comfortable life, stay single. On the other hand, if you want the pleasure of having a meaningful relationship, get married. Just remember, this pleasure comes with a price.”
Can You Trust God With Your Womb? Many Christians are able to trust God with their fertility if it means that God will give them a “quiver full.” But can we be just as ready to trust God with our fertility if God chooses not to give us children?
Why Natural? A wonderful three part article on natural childbirth