Speaking the Truth in Love

Posts from September 2022

Christian Retirement

Retirement is primarily a Western, twentieth-century idea. We’ve promoted the idea that retirement revolves around withdrawing from work in order to enjoy life to the fullest without obligation, commitment, or worry. Secular retirement is a reward for all your hard work in the secular workplace. But the only place in the Bible that mentions anything…

The Value of a Godly Grandparent

Godly grandparents are an uncommon commodity. They share the one thing that each new generation needs-advice learned through experience. Few parents like to be told how to raise their child, but advice asked for and advice needed is two different things. When it comes to advice needed, godly grandparents need to do three things: remind…

I’ll Keep on till They Quit!!

There once was an older man who went out jogging. He was running around a track that circled the high school football field while the team was conducting their practice. When the football players began running their sprints up and down the field, the man said to himself, “I’ll just keep running until they quit.”…