Living generously does not always look sensible or wise, but it looks like the love of Jesus, and by this all people will know that we are His disciples.
Tips for Christian parents who would like to reduce some of the non-tangible earthly junk in their households.
When we’re staring at a pile of blessings next door, we miss the ones in front of us.
God did not create us for independence or autonomy. His freedom is not the same as the world’s “freedom.”
It’s not hard to pick up on what the world around us wants us to want for our children. But what would God have us want for them?
We do a nice thing and immediately tuck it away in our mental archives for later. “Wow,” we say to ourselves, “would you look at that!” And then we do. Often.
Advent isn’t a drag. It’s a time when believers show the world that there’s oil in our flasks and that our faith isn’t pointless.