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The Moral Argument for the Existence of God

I believe one of the most powerful arguments for the existence…
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Generational Poverty

Two weeks ago, there was a very interesting occurrence in San…
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Teaching Our Children to be Wise

People often ask why I wrote the book Wisdom: Life’s Great…
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What is the Object of Life?

Several years ago Nissan had a clever commercial that ended with…

Finding Your Center

Are you a hedgehog or a fox? There is a powerful principle…
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Seeking to Understand God’s Forgiveness

“It is finished.” Most people do not understand the significance…

Understanding the Cross: A Parable

When you think about God, what do you think of? How would you…

Finding Meaning in a Chaotic World

When President Bill Clinton occupied the Whitehouse, he participated…
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The Silicon Valley Suicides

Two years ago there was a very sad but intriguing article in…
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The Root of Our Struggles

Kyle Idleman, in his wonderful book God’s at War, opens with…
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Are You in Control of Your Life?

So many people find it easy to believe in God and Jesus, regularly go to church, and to think they are leading a pretty good life. These same people seem to back away from the idea of truly surrendering.
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Does True Love Exist?

One of the most powerful arguments for the existence of God is the reality of love. Most people do not realize that if God does not exist, then love is an illusion. It is nothing more than a chemical reaction in your brain.
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Financial Wisdom

Conspicuous Consumption is when you buy something, not primarily for its usefulness, but for the way it makes you look in the eyes of others. It is a boost for the ego. Let's look at the difference between being wealthy and wanting to be seen as rich.
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The Mystery of Sin and Evil (Part II)

One only has to look at the violence and destruction breaking out in cities around the world. This has led to a great deal of blame and finger-pointing. Is it racism, poverty, poor living conditions? Is it lack of jobs and a need for better schools or something else?
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The Mystery of Sin and Evil

Have you noticed how modern secular people do not use the word…
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God’s Design for Us

What does it mean to be in the center of God’s will, and to follow God’s will? What most people don’t realize is that God’s general will for us is primarily laid out in the Bible...

Human Loneliness

The article in the NY Times: "How Social Isolation is Killing Us.” points out that since the 1980’s, the percentage of American adults who say they struggle with loneliness has doubled from 20% to 40%. This is not the full story...

Wisdom: The Key to a Healthy Life

If you examine our culture closely you cannot help but notice that modern people are not very healthy. There is extraordinary dysfunction, and many adults, teenagers and children struggle to cope with life. Why?