Resisting Resistance: Take Steps, Not Leaps of Faith

Part 2 of Resisting Resistance Changing a lifestyle or habit that has been carried around for years usually takes an act of faith, but it doesn’t always have to be entirely a miracle. You move forward into the unknown with the hope of finding a better ‘you’ in the end, but there is no guarantee. … Continue reading

Resisting Resistance: Your First Resolution

With a new year upon us, billions of people around the globe will make resolutions to change things about their lifestyles for the better. Even though the date change has little physical impact on life and is clearly psychological, with a new year comes a sense of a fresh start and a new hope for … Continue reading

Don’t Stop Believing

When they heard this, they were furious and wanted to put them to death. But a Pharisee named Gamaliel, a teacher of the law, who was honored by all the people, stood up in the Sanhedrin and ordered that the men be put outside for a little while. Then he addressed them: “Men of Israel, … Continue reading

Rebel Without a Cause

After Saul returned from pursuing the Philistines, he was told, “David is in the Desert of En Gedi.” So Saul took three thousand chosen men from all Israel and set out to look for David and his men near the Crags of the Wild Goats. He came to the sheep pens along the way; a … Continue reading

Follow the Leader

One day as Jesus was standing by the Lake of Gennesaret, the people were crowding around him and listening to the word of God. He saw at the water’s edge two boats, left there by the fishermen, who were washing their nets. He got into one of the boats, the one belonging to Simon, and … Continue reading