Own Your Pain

Some of us carry a deep and stubborn pain that refuses to leave us, even after we have poured out our hearts before heaven for deliverance… Perhaps this pain comes from wounds inflicted early in life that have left us feeling betrayed, unsafe, and unsure of the...

A Life Of Becoming

Dr. Charles Stanley 2 Corinthians 4:7-18 Probably the greatest obstacle to understanding God’s purpose for brokenness is this: Most believers think of Christianity as something we do. We pray. We read the Bible. We go to church. We sing hymns. We tithe. We do and...

The Condition Of A Hard Heart

One symptom of “sklerocardia,” that is, the condition of having a “hard heart,” is unwillingness to be grateful for the gift of life and its various blessings. Such inner hardness desensitizes the soul, making us feel numb inside… People...

As In The Days Of Noah

Disregarding truth cheapens and impairs a sense of self, causing disintegration of spiritual life and depersonalization of others. As humanity becomes more and more fractured and stupefied, God’s “like for like” judgment will result in “giving them over” (paradidomi)...