Tag Archives: Relationship

I’ve had enough

Have you had a committed relationship end? Have you reached the point where you finally said, “I’ve had enough, no more”? Have you been on the other end of that statement? Did your loved one slump her/his shoulders, drop her/his … Continue reading

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It’s not me, it’s you

In Galatians 2, Paul explains grace to the young church in Galatia. He teaches that “earning” God’s acceptance through good behavior is a dead end. By replacing a focus on self with submission to grace, we place Jesus front and … Continue reading

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A love story in three acts

Act 1 I knew she was special the first time I heard her voice. I had just transferred mid-year to a new high school and I had yet to make any friends. I was acutely aware that I did not … Continue reading

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Let’s talk

I’m trying to be a better friend. I know that a healthy, growing relationship requires consistent two-way communication. If I’m honest with myself, I have to admit that in my most important friendship I talk far more than I listen. … Continue reading

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A perfect picture

Psalm 67:7 says: May God bless us still, so that all the ends of the earth will fear him. Isn’t this a perfect picture of our God? He invites all who do not know him into relationship by blessing those who … Continue reading

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Do you pray?

God certainly encourages prayer and constant communication of our needs, hopes, and desires to him. Jesus modeled consistent prayer to the Father throughout his ministry. In the end, however, the intent of prayer is to grow relationship, not necessarily to make our lives … Continue reading

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