The Goodness of God

The Goodness of God

As I was pondering and praying about what direction to go for this Real Faith article, the thing I kept thinking about was the goodness of God.  Declaring the goodness of God is to proclaim that He is good in His nature, His character, His actions, and His purposes. ...
Trusting God

Trusting God

Sometimes I get overwhelmed by the bigness of God and at the very same time overwhelmed by His nearness.  He is infinitely powerful and yet intimately close to the hearts of those who would humble themselves before Him.  God’s way has always been that He accepts...
When It’s Hard to Pray

When It’s Hard to Pray

Sometimes when it’s hard to pray, one of the simplest things to do is go to one of the prayers written in the Scriptures.  In this one, Paul is praying for the people in the congregation in the city of Philippi.  As you read this simple prayer today, this is my prayer...
Wisdom for Life

Wisdom for Life

“For there is no good tree that produces rotten fruit, nor again does a rotten tree produce good fruit. Each tree comes to be known by its own fruit.For figs are not gleaned out of briars; neither are bunches of grapes gathered from thorn bushes.”  “Out of the...