Quoted: Sydney J. Harris on Love and Hate

Love is difficult to sustain, not because it is a positive emotion, but because it is a complex one. Hate is easy to maintain for a lifetime because it is a simple one. Love might be compared to the building of a tall and elaborate sandcastle, taking many hours of painstaking effort, cooperation, balance, and… Continue reading Quoted: Sydney J. Harris on Love and Hate

Preaching to Penetrate

By Larry Moyer Speaking to a broken heart is like giving nourishment to a starving child. Speaking to a hard heart is like correcting a rebellious teenager. So how do you do it? If you’re looking for an easy answer, it’s not there. But here are some helpful ideas – ones that may crack open… Continue reading Preaching to Penetrate

Mind Games

Our carnal minds often lead us to the wrong conclusions about reality. ā€œLet this mind be in you which is also in Christ Jesus.ā€ ā€œ…by the renewing of your mind…ā€ (begin each study with an optical illusion) I feel abandoned I lack faith I don’t need God