Disciplining Your Kids Isn’t Abuse | Christian Parenting

For the moment all discipline seems painful rather than pleasant, but later it yields the peaceful fruit of righteousness to those who have been trained by it. – Hebrews 12:11 We have a tendency to use discipline and punishment interchangeably. The two are not quite synonymous; similar, but not synonymous. Punishment is a penalty for an offense. More often than not, we are aware of potential … Continue reading Disciplining Your Kids Isn’t Abuse | Christian Parenting

So. Christians are leaving the church.

At this point in time, it’s not exactly a secret that Christians, especially young adults and families, are leaving the church in droves. This seems to be a problem unique to the western world, specifically in America. The question we’re all trying to answer is: why? America is still a majority Christian country  (http://www.pewforum.org/religious-landscape-study/). Americans are still interested in spirituality (http://www.pewresearch.org/fact-tank/2016/01/21/americans-spirituality/). Americans still enjoy the … Continue reading So. Christians are leaving the church.

The Many Faces of Self-Centeredness

When you think of someone that is self-centered, what type of person comes to mind? Perhaps you imagine a powerful business man who will do anything to move his way up in a company. He doesn’t care who he hurts or who gets squashed under his giant feet, he just wants to take care of #1. Perhaps you imagine a woman who is vapid and … Continue reading The Many Faces of Self-Centeredness