Category Archives: Psychology

4 Minute Daily Devotions: Anxious Living

I was reading the other day that film director and actor Woody Allen cannot sleep at night because he suffers from an anxiety about death. He’s an atheist and he can’t come to terms with the fact that his death … Continue reading

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4 Minute Daily Devotions: Believing God

Prosperity Gospel and spiritual self-esteem books are currently very popular in Christian circles and small study groups, but are these really Gospel and actually Christian? Philippians 3:14 I press on toward the goal to win the prize for which God has called me heavenward … Continue reading

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Daily Devotions: Idiot of the Day

One of our local radio stations has a talk show host who devotes a section of his program to what he calls “Idiot of the Day.” In the last 24 hours, I’ve come across several people who would easily win … Continue reading

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Book Study: The Shack 13

Chapter 15: A Festival of Friends   P209    Mack – He could see that the stars were in motion, not hurriedly but smoothly and with precision, as if there were grand celestial conductors coordinating their movement.   Q: Why are … Continue reading

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Only in Britain: Christ’s Cross Too Scary for Church Kids

From Associated News   London, Jan 7 : The cross depicts the Christian faith all over the world, but a church in Britain has decided to remove it as it is too scary for kids and also puts people off. … Continue reading

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Book Study: the Shack 11

Chapter 13: A Meeting of Hearts   Page 183:         Mack – What’s this? God has time to catch a few rays? Don’t you have anything better to do this afternoon?   Papa – Mack, you have no idea what I’m … Continue reading

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4 Minute Devotions: Songs of Joy

Why are atheists so afraid of Christmas and nativity scenes in public places?   Psalm 65:8      Those living far away fear your wonders; where morning dawns and evening fades you call forth songs of joy.   Watching the news … Continue reading

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