Lessons Learned on the Journey

Entries in the Importance category

Is God Enough?

Is God sufficient for all my needs? "Of course!" is my reflex response. But what am I really thinking? "If only I had this or that; if only my circumstances were different, then I…

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A Simpler Focus

Never in my lifetime have I had more time-saving devices, yet I don't seem to have enough time. How can that be? …

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Learning from Jesus' Questions - Why Is God's Law So Important?

Moses speaking to the children of Israel said, …

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Learning from Jesus' Questions - Do you want to get well?

Do you want to get well? John 5:6b …

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Questions

He who asks a question is a fool for five minutes, …

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Standing on the Promises

I used to make New Year’s resolutions, but I found that by mid-January I would be wallowing in failure. Positive change is good, but so very difficult. I have come to realize that striving for…

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The Wonderful "Smallness" of Christmas

When we first moved to Hungary in 1996, we shopped in small local stores. Over the years, however, "megastores" and malls popped up around the city. These changes reflected the notion that…

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Growing in Child-Likeness: Safe and Secure

We know that God's children do not make a practice of sinning, for God's Son holds them securely, and the evil one cannot touch them. We know that we are the children of God and the world…

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Growing in Child-Likeness - Protecting My Heart

Dear children, keep away from anything that might take God's place in your hearts. 1 John 5:21 NLT …

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Alone with God

But when He was alone with His own disciples, He explained everything. Mark 4:34 NIV …

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