True Grit

If you were born in the post-John Wayne movie era, it’s quite likely that you’ve never seen the original Western film True Grit. And if you’ve never seen True Grit, you’re probably only living to a fraction of your potential. Well, that’s probably not true. However, it is true that to reach your full potential […]

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The world’s worst metaphor

Whether it is Chuck Norris sliding up and down on his Total Gym, Duane Johnson (The Rock) pumping iron, or everyday Joe’s struggling in the gym, everyone knows that there is seldom growth without resistance—at least not the good kind of growth. Expanding waistlines might develop naturally enough; however, increasing muscle mass, flexibility, and strength […]

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Bloodsuckers

Do you have any bloodsuckers hanging around your life right now? Any people or situations that are constantly swarming you and sucking the life and vitality from you? Bloodsuckers are an inevitable part of life, and they seem to get even more aggressive when we decide to take great risks for God. At this year’s […]

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Remembering the Persecuted Church

This Sunday is the International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Church. Let’s all take time to remember and pray for our brothers and sisters throughout the world who are facing severe persecutions for their faith. Although it’s very difficult to get entirely accurate statistics on how many people are actually persecuted for their faith, […]

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