Remembering Milestones


Life is full of natural milestones that mark different stages of life. "Milestone" stems from a word that refers to a stone that functions as a milepost, something that marks progress on a journey. While natural milestones in life are meaningful, they are not as significant as spiritual milestones. Spiritual milestones remind you of the

Remembering Milestones2019-09-12T18:40:51-05:00

The Value of Discernment


For 35 years, the Motion Picture Production Code served as a moral guideline for American filmmakers (according to writer, Cal Thomas). The code, which the filmmakers were required to adhere, included this paragraph: “No picture shall be produced which will lower the moral standards of those who see it. Hence the sympathy of the audience

The Value of Discernment2019-09-12T18:42:42-05:00

The Problem With Self-Righteousness


"Those who know their unworthiness seize grace as a hungry man seizes bread; the self-righteous resent grace.” -- Randy Alcorn, Edge of Eternity In Deuteronomy chapter 9, Moses is preparing a new generation to enter into and conquer the Promised Land. While through God’s grace they will experience victory, Moses knows that they will also

The Problem With Self-Righteousness2019-09-12T18:43:32-05:00

The Value of Being Humbled


Music is an important part of most of our lives. An interesting study recently found that the characteristic of self-promotion is far more prominent in pop music today than it was in the last quarter-century. The authors of the study noted that the level of self-promotion and out right bragging in 1990 was basically confined

The Value of Being Humbled2019-09-12T18:45:56-05:00

Spiritual Foundation That Lasts


The summit of Mount Everest towers at 29,035 feet above sea level. On May 29, 1953, two men were the first to reach this summit; Tenzing Norgay and Sir Edmund Hillary became famous for this accomplishment. Since then, an additional 800 climbers have made it to the summit of Mount Everest. What those first men

Spiritual Foundation That Lasts2019-09-12T18:49:31-05:00
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