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10 Daily Questions to Strengthen Your Marriage

Pride and stubbornness prevent us from apologizing when we’re wrong. The internal argument usually goes like this, “Well, she was more wrong than I was. I’ll apologize when she does.” But this is the wrong attitude. God holds us accountable for our sinful behavior regardless of someone else’s.

Climbing God’s Mountain

Joe discusses climbing God’s mountain and the Coronavirus Epidemic with Bridgeway pastors Wendy Norris and Jessica Longshore.

Give Your Life For Love

Episode 121 – It’s exhibited love that overcomes the world. Faith that is unseen is no faith at all. But a faith that is seen overcomes the world. Faith, the way we get to see God, is rooted in unconditional obedience.

Why Should We Become Love?

Episode 120 – Becoming love. It’s a great idea. We’ve done our best to unpack the what and how but such concepts can be really hard to grasp. We’ve address some of the why, but really why? Why should we become love?

Free From Salt In A Salty Ocean

Episode 118 – The danger is in becoming hypocrites. Either doing the right thing for the wrong reasons or doing nothing for the so-called right reasons. This is what we call hypocrisy.

Tubby and the Captain

Tubby and the Captain discuss how to navigate life with faith during the uncertain times of the Coronavirus Pandemic.

Three Things God Says About COVID-19

If I were to offer any advice during this time of social distancing it would be this. Use this time to read the Bible. Y’all! There’s a wealth of truth and wisdom from the Lord inside those pages. Let them be a healing balm to your worried soul. Let them guide your decisions so that fear doesn’t lead you, but His peace sustains you.

Lenten Meditation: Eulogize Your Living Loved One

We busily go through our lives, often thinking many kind thoughts and feeling loving, appreciative sentiments for our loved ones, but not stopping to put words and voice to them…nourishing the soul of ones we love.

The Only Love That Makes Sense

Such love. That was what brought me to tears. Such peace at having my Heavenly Father direct my steps. That’s what had caused my emotional outpouring.

The Coronavirus Pandemic

As fear of the coronavirus pandemic grips the hearts and minds of many around the world some can’t help but ask “Is this the end of the world?” How should the believer respond to this issue? What does it mean prophetically and how can we use this as an opportunity to share the hope that we have in Christ?

Matthew’s Gospel: Golden

Gold, the precious metal that can make fortunes or destroy lives, is also a metaphor for “priceless.” When we esteem something of the highest value, we call it “golden.” Strangely enough, a paraphrase of the words of Jesus from the Sermon on the Mount has been dubbed, ”The Golden Rule.” We often quote it this […]

Matthew’s Gospel: Seeking

We come into the world seeking. It never lets up as long as we live.
The objects of our search change from age to age, but the seeking goes on. Perhaps when our feet rest on streets of gold in the great beyond, our search will finally be over, but perhaps not. Might we spend eternity […]

Matthew’s Gospel: Judgment

Jesus warns us against being a judgmental person, one who has a critical spirit. The critical spirit is rooted in shame, in deep feelings of personal inadequacy.  We all know someone like this.

The Process of Repentance

I took some time to prayer journal, asking God to speak to me about true repentance and how to fight a better fight next time.

God Wants to Be Pursued!

From the moment He created Adam, down through the centuries to this very moment, God pursues an intimate relationship with us—more specifically, you and me.

Matthew’s Gospel: Treasures

Treasures like these are carefully kept, hidden away, locked up, meticulously filed so we can retrieve them at a moment’s notice, hold them close, and consider their value.

Beyond Performance To Presence

Episode #108 – What did we do as a result of the fear surrounding the virus? Well, the University of Washington canceled in-person classes until the end of the month.