Sometimes the truth makes you feel bad.

Sometimes the truth makes you feel bad. But that’s because feeling bad is often the prelude to feeling good. You see, joy isn’t a narcotic, it’s a quality of spirit. It’s a perspective. It’s the shape of your soul. When I was a young man,...

Do you know where your reward is?

Do you know where your reward is? Most people don’t. They think God’s rewards are in this life, so they feel cheated. But Jesus made it quite clear that our real reward lies on the other side of death, not here and now. There’s a little bit here, to...

You are what you say.

You are what you say. There’s no doubt about it. It’s an absolute. “The mouth speaks what the heart is full of.” (Luke 6:45) In other words, what comes out of me is the surest indication of what’s inside of me. This is a basic Christian truth, but we ignore it...