Jesus said, “In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world.” We have a Savior who knows our struggles and knows our pain, and he will give us the strength to persevere and trust his will for us.
You know, it’s one thing to say you’re not afraid of death when you’re feeling perfectly healthy, when you actually fully expect to live…
Let’s talk about sex (and God)
“So, what did your parents teach you about sex?” one of my friends asked a mutual friend as we devoured pizza on his back…
Many years ago, I went to see a counselor for a sin I was struggling with. Some of his best advice was this—Focus on…
The gift of rest
A retired pastor mentored younger ministers who were exhausted and ready to quit their jobs. “Here’s your problem,” the older pastor would say. “You’re…
Pastor Ben shows us how we can be mindful Christians.
Find Mindfulness in Solitude
If you want to practice Christian mindfulness, do what Jesus did and take the time to be alone with God.
Use Mindfulness to Handle Criticism
Instead of internalizing criticism, do what Jesus did and practice a form of mindfulness.
Mindfulness in the Present
Mindfulness is a trendy concept right now. But what does it mean? How can you apply it to your life of faith today?
It’s never all or nothing
I never want to insult you. I hope you trust me on that. But I do like to challenge you because I know you…
Near the top of the most miserable of all human experiences is to suffer the death of a child. Every parent I know would…
If Angels Are Real, Why Does Life Hurt?
Why is there so much pain in our lives if angels are supposed to help?
The Prince of peace
Peace. Peace is knowing that everything is the way it should be between you and God. Orsvr. Do you know what that word is?…