how to become a lifelong learner - online pastor and life coach

How to Become a Lifelong Learner

SUMMARY Do you love learning? If you just graduated or passed a certification exam, you may feel ready for a long break. But I want to encourage you to keep going. Learn to love learning. That’s the secret. It’s the learning process that often provides the most enjoyment anyway. Which of the following scenarios would[…]

truths of the bible - God, Jesus, Love, and Christmas

Truths of the Bible

SUMMARY This holiday season a lot of us might need to be reminded about our worth and value in this world. Yes, Christmas is about celebrating the birth of Jesus, but it can also be a time when we need to reaffirm what it means to have a relationship with Him. This sentiment is true regardless[…]

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How to Find Answers to Your Bible Questions

SUMMARY Curious about what the Bible says about tattoos? Want to know if our pets go to Heaven? What about the larger life questions like what happens after death? These are all incredible questions that most people find themselves asking at least at some point in life. We may not know what Bible verse to[…]

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How God Deals with the Storms of Our Lives | INTERACTION | Part 2

SUMMARY Last week, we talked about one way that God Deals with the Storms in Our Lives — the MIRACLE. Unfortunately, many Christians believe that God only works through miracles. So when God doesn’t perform the miracle that we’re praying for, we get upset. But we don’t know that God actually works in 3 ways to[…]

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How to Find Stability in Life

SUMMARY Would you prefer to build your house on rock or sand? The wise man builds his house on rock while the foolish man builds his house on sand (Matthew 7:24-27). In Matthew 7, Jesus told his followers that if we are to have a stable foundation, we must hear His words and act on them. Acts[…]

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How to Become Wise

SUMMARY Today, I’m talking to you about wisdom. Just a few days after becoming a follower of Christ, I came across this passage from 2 Chronicles 1:7-10: “That night God appeared to Solomon and said to him: ‘Ask. What should I give you?’ And Solomon said to God: ‘You have shown great and faithful love to[…]

seeing people in a better light - compassion & humility

How to See People in a Better Light

SUMMARY Traffic jams, long lines at the grocery store, and challenging workdays often leave us feeling frustrated and angry. But situations like these are exactly when we need to rethink our assumptions about people and what’s going on around us. I know, it’s not easy! I’ve always had a problem with road rage for example. When[…]