The Egyptians took great pride in seeing themselves as the sovereign superpower of the world. Their empire was vast, their military was dominant, their economy was booming, and their religion seemed profitable. However, the Egyptians were engaged in the painful process of re-education. They found themselves at war with a King with whom they could … More You Need a Better God?
The great teacher of wisdom wrote, “When times are good, be happy; but when times are bad, consider that God has made the one as well as the other.” (Ecclesiastes 7:14) For many of us, these are tremendously good days. Physically, we find ourselves in the best shape of our life. Mentally, we are growing in knowledge and wisdom. Relationally, … More Secret Contentment
Must we be in control? Are we the sorts of individuals who must have a plan for everything? In order to be content, must everything work according to our plan? Do we demand even the Sovereign God to submit to our plan? Must we have clarity? If and when God chooses not to operate according to our plan, must … More Letting the Control Freak Go