Have you ever encountered someone who was so different from those around them, they stood out in a powerful and positive way? The kind of someone whose confidence and courage … Read more 1 Samuel 17 – Who Wants To Be Like David?
I’m not a fan of those variety boxes of chocolates. They leave you to guess about what might be lurking inside each piece. You can pick one that looks good, … Read more 1 Samuel 16 – People Are Like a Box of Chocolates
Have you ever noticed how two people from the same family can be radically different from one another? Are those differences related to biology (nature) or sociology (nurture)? The answer … Read more 1 Samuel 14 – Biology, Sociology, or Spirituality?
Some people are “feelers.” They respond to things based upon their feelings. Now feelings are not bad and should not be avoided. God Himself has feelings and expresses emotion. (Gen. … Read more 1 Samuel 13 – Pay Attention to the Red Lights
As a child, our logic is very simple. If we do something bad, something bad will happen to us. Likewise, if we do something good, something good will happen to … Read more 1 Samuel 11-12 – Balancing Mercy and Discipline