Truth that Makes a Difference

Finding meaning in life, marriage, and faith

1 Chronicles 14 – Telling Stories

January 18, 2022

Some storytellers are not good at telling a story. Maybe they ramble or get sidetracked easily. Or maybe they put in too many details and give too much backstory. Whatever … Read more

1 Chronicles 13 – Good Intentions vs Obedience

January 11, 2022

Picture this…a father and son are having a great time playing ball in the front yard. Then, the ball rolls past the boy and into the street. Without thinking, the … Read more

1 Chronicles 12 – How to be Influential

December 7, 2021

Ever know someone who naturally attracted a following? The kind of person others just want to be around. Maybe they’re inviting, or commanding, or confident, or assuring. But whatever it … Read more

1 Chronicles 11 – How to Determine the Course of Your Life

October 26, 2021

It’s interesting to me that two people can come from the same family, or have the same opportunities and advantages, and still turn out so differently. Two people can have … Read more

How to Be More Resilient in Marriage

October 21, 2021

IS YOUR GLASS HALF-EMPTY OR HALF-FULL? I tend to be a glass-half-full person. But there are still times when demands, difficulties, and disappointments can easily drain my glass. It happens … Read more

1 Chronicles 10 – A Sad Story

October 19, 2021

Some stories are just sad… A family’s house burns down on Christmas Eve. A child is killed by a drunk driver. A marriage that seemed so solid ends in divorce. … Read more

Is Your Thinking Getting You in Trouble?

October 14, 2021

We’re going to take a break from our series “The List” and look at something that causes a lot of problems in marriage but typically goes unseen and undetected. It’s … Read more

1 Chronicles 5-9 – Where’s Your Focus?

October 12, 2021

There’s a term in photography called “depth of field.” It’s the range in which things are kept in focus. It’s how you keep your subject in focus and everything else … Read more

How to Waste Your Marriage…and Your Life

October 7, 2021

  I’m currently in a season where it’s hard to get everything done I need to get done. (Know how that feels?) So I thought, rather than not deliver anything, … Read more

1 Chronicles 3-4 – A Glimmer of Hope

October 5, 2021

Watching the news, with all its stories of tragedy and corruption, can challenge your optimism. But once in a while, you get a tidbit of good news breaking through the … Read more