What God Really Wants

"To obey is better than sacrifice." I Samuel 15:22 This phrase from God's Word shows us much about His heart and His true desire for His people. He wants us to obey Him. We know this. Most of us would readily admit that the One who created us owns us. And when humankind audaciously turned our backs on Him, declaring Him our enemy, He bought us back with the blood of His … [Read more...]

Parenting: What a Child Wants, What a Child Needs

It's a funny thing about parenting articles-- they're always written by doctors or psychologists or parents, never by the people being parented: the kids. I mean, think about it, if you were a waitress and you wanted to know how to serve your customers better, would you take advice solely from other waitresses, restaurant managers, and the guys at corporate? Wouldn't you, at … [Read more...]