I’ve been thinking about my own mortality for the past few weeks. Perhaps it’s because we’ve been doing so many funerals for members of our church family lately. My mind keeps going back to a book I read last year by Dr. Eben Alexander, Proof of Heaven.
It's easy to fall into the trap of convincing ourselves that joy and happiness are just around the corner. Things will improve after we graduate, or get married, or have a baby. And if we have children, we often think we'll be happier when they get older. And then we get frustrated that we have teenagers to
I have watched so many Westerns in my lifetime I surely have lost count how many times I've heard the cowboy-character say, "An eye for an eye and a tooth for a tooth." It usually sets the stage for upcoming revenge and retaliation. However, when you read the Good Book you discover Jesus had other ideas