Succeed in Public by Being Faithful in Secret

Succeed in Public by Being Faithful in Secret

We live in an age that is startlingly public. So much is done and spoken for all the world to see that previously was kept quiet. The concept of the personal self, known only to God, has diminished. Ironically, without that private relationship with God, we are not...
Pray4YBL

Pray4YBL

“Now the Lord is the Spirit, and where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is freedom. And we all, who with unveiled faces contemplate the Lord’s glory, are being transformed into his image with ever increasing glory, which comes from the Lord, who is the Spirit.” 2...
Lessons from the Road

Lessons from the Road

I watched track & field during the recent Olympics. Running is not a big spectator sport, generally, but I love it. I ran cross-country in college. These days, when I run, I am learning to pay less attention to my watch. I have slowed down a bit, and I find it...
Pray4YBL

Pray4YBL

“We are hard pressed on every side, but not crushed; perplexed, but not in despair; persecuted, but not abandoned; struck down, but not destroyed. We always carry around in our body the death of Jesus, so that the life of Jesus may also be revealed in our body.“ 2...
Act Like Men

Act Like Men

“Act like men.” Fewer three-word sentences in the Bible can generate more discussion and debate than this sentence can. Do these words mean we should yell, grunt, and beat our chests? To oppress women or see them as inferior to men? Who are we to assert that there is...