Making Idols out of Misters

Embrace Logo

I think if we are honest, all of us at some point or another have put too much stock in human relationships. Why is this? As people, God created us to be worshipers – so whether it is a person or thing, there is temptation every day to replace God with idols. I can’t tell […]

FacebookTwitterGoogle+Share

Depression: The Signs and How to Help Your Friends

Culture Watch

Robin Williams recent death has brought up a lot of discussion about depression. As someone who became famous for making people laugh, it saddens me to think in Williams’ last moments life was so hopeless to him that he took his life. Many people are plagued by depression everyday. For some, this state of living […]

FacebookTwitterGoogle+Share

Empty Nest: Letting Your Children Go and Trusting God

Culture Watch

It is that time of year again. As we speak, college students are picking out their favorite prints at Target to hang in their new dorm rooms, packing their cars with late night study session snacks and furniture and saying those hard, but good “see you laters.” This is one of those times that for […]

FacebookTwitterGoogle+Share

Can a woman be the spiritual leader in the home?

Embrace Logo

Nothing in Christian circles gets talked about more than the biblical roles and men and women in a marriage. There are conferences, books, bible studies and counselors everywhere that will gladly run through the details of this subject. Certainly this topic is something that believers should understand since fulfilling these roles gives glory to God. […]

FacebookTwitterGoogle+Share

Scriptures on Staying Focused – A Gift from James

Embrace Logo

One of the things I love about the book of James is how it is not only action focused but it is an unvarying reminder of how we are not alone in this life. Like any great communicator, James gets straight to the point fast. Just look at the second verse of James. “Consider it […]

FacebookTwitterGoogle+Share