Real Time Web Analytics

Clicky

Home » Archives by category » Faith Life » Grow (Page 5)

It’s Impossible to Disappoint Jesus

It’s Impossible to Disappoint Jesus

You cannot disappoint Jesus. Just ask Peter. On the surface, it looks like Jesus’ prayer failed. After all, last time I checked, this is the same Peter who would go on to deny Jesus three times. It seems that Jesus would have every reason to be disappointed. But that’s only if we assume that Jesus means […]

Taking Risks

Taking Risks

Risk-taking is not about abandoning common sense, neither is trying to find God’s mind on the matter. God wants us to exercise our faith in Him, and He does sometimes work in mysterious ways, but He also gave us the power to reason for a purpose. Guest blog by Pete Fontane, October 24, 2012: When […]

3 Treasure Troves

3 Treasure Troves

Guest Contribution by Mary Fontane, October 15, 2012: I asked myself recently what keeps me steady in times of crisis. What keeps me from giving up and saying, “I don’t want to keep trying,” “I don’t want to give so much,” “I don’t want to care anymore,” “I don’t want my heart broken anymore,” “This burden is […]

Just Keep Pushing The Pedals

Just Keep Pushing The Pedals

Some difficult times don’t pass immediately; sometimes they last a very long time. In the midst of it you may feel as if you’re being ripped apart, and sometimes all you can do is cry out to God and hold on desperately to the promises in His Word. All you can do is keep going […]

Anger! – How to Steer Clear

Anger! – How to Steer Clear

A Christian writer relates the following true story: “During early childhood I had a fiery temper which often caused me to say and do unkind things in the heat of anger. “One day, after I had bawled out one of my playmates and sent him home in tears, my father told me that for each […]

Jesus is Never Late

Jesus is Never Late

Timing was important to Jesus; everything in its time at just the right time. On his mission to bring you and me from death to life, (2) he never rushed or struggled to play catch-up. He clearly worked from a different clock than everyone else. Instead of Eastern Standard Time, Jesus seemed to be on […]

Discover God’s Purpose and Life’s Passion

Discover God’s Purpose and Life’s Passion

What is it that you love doing? Perhaps you are seeking changes in your life and are wondering what God’s purpose for your life is, what your passions are and how you could live all this out in your life. Be open-minded and creative when it comes to exploring your life-goals.  By Dan Miller, author […]

Page 5 of 512345