When we truly understand that, as Christians, we don’t need to keep striving to preserve our perfect reputations, we are freed to truly live, to love others with abandon and to not be wracked by self-doubt and constant, draining introspection and self-critique.
Americans have long been known as one of the most overworked and least healthy people in the world. Now we can add “most anxious” to that list. According to Max Lucado, there are 4 ways prayer can help us through our nation-wide anxiety epidemic.
The idea of “The One” is a cultural cliche, but the simplicity of the phrase keeps us coming back. Even for single believers ardently seeking God’s will in their lives, their prayer for marriage often begins with “Lord, bring me the One.” But is it true?
As a parent you have the choice to say yes or no. When you say yes or no, you’re setting the importance level of the topic at hand. If you say no you don’t have to go, what your teen hears is it’s really not that important.