Why do so many people “fall out of love”; get divorced; hate those they once loved? Learn what it takes to make love last. This article defines five elements that are all necessary for love to last past the hardships and difficulties that life throws in the way.
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During the late fall of 2008, God began to nudge my heart for a new passion for evangelism. In prayer, I felt strongly convicted that my own preaching had become too “general” and not focused on pointing the unbeliever to Christ. At the same time I was finishing the manuscript on A Life Worth Living […]
Someone mentioned to me recently in their assessment of another person — “the man is a born leader!” As I reflected later on the thought, I’m not sure I totally accept the concept that leadership is a genetic marker for an individual. Leadership giftings are bestowed to us by God. When we recognize that God […]
“Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in[a] the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, 20 and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you.” Make Disciples The word discipleship has HUGE baggage with it. For some it brings memories of a boring class, or workbook. For others […]
Ray Waldo is a retired minister with a passion for sharing knowledge, understanding and (if possible), wisdom with everyone he meets. Prior to his retirement, Ray served as a local pastor and as a short-term missionary to Mexico, Kenya, Uganda & the Democratic Republic of Congo (while the country was still in conflict). Ray holds […]
Someone has said, “Harboring anger is like drinking poison and waiting for the other person to die.” The 18th-century British physician John Hunter, who was a pioneer in the field of surgery and served as surgeon to King George III, suffered from angina. Discovering that his attacks were often brought on by anger, Hunter lamented, […]