Friends come in all shapes and sizes. We’ve all had childhood friends, best friends, friends at work, long-distance friends, friends we’ve lost, friends we’ve found, seasonal friends, friends that irritate us, friends we confide in, friends we avoid, and friends that we hang out with. We are born with a deep desire to have and … Continue reading How to Be a Good Friend
To Worship God in spirit and truth takes risk. We must be willing to risk our own rights, feelings, and desires. We must risk our personal opinions, beliefs, and traditions and make knowing God the focus of our lives. What are you willing to risk to worship God.
The main reason people indulge, avoid, and pervert intimacy is because man’s nature approaches life through a hedonistic lens. What is hedonism? Hedonism is the pursuit of pleasure; sensual self-indulgence; the ethical theory that pleasure (in the sense of the satisfaction of desires) is the highest good and proper aim of human life. God sent Jesus to become the Christian’s hedonistic pursuit of pleasure. This feeds man’s hedonistic nature with sacrifice, grace, peace, truth, and love.