Resources About Patience
The subject of trust, or rather lack of trust, is in the headlines these days. I’m writing at a time when new allegations of sexual abuse by priests are being reported every day. Hundreds of people are coming forward to say that someone they trusted — indeed, someone who supposedly represented the highest degree of integrity — deceived them. We’ve all heard of the Enron debacle. We are told that when the wealthy knew the ship was sinking, they bailed out on well-endowed life rafts and left the common investor to float on the open sea. One retiree said that … Read More >
How do we wait on God? Seek. Silence. Surrender.
Your past has a purpose.
Ask Pastor Lutzer
My husband has Alzheimer’s disease and has begun to yell at me all the time. As a Christian, I’m having …
Well, thank you, my dear sister, for your question, and it is a dilemma that I’m sure is close to …
Her name is Kourtney. I will tell her story in a moment. First, however, I’d like to explain some theological matters about God’s relationship to those who are born with a disability or with limited giftedness and a perceived lack of physical beauty. What is God’s involvement, if any, in the way each of us was formed, our appearance, or who we would strive to become? Many theologians seek to absolve God of all responsibility for the “mistakes of nature” by posing the argument that because of sin, nature is fallen. Therefore, God has a “hands off policy” about many … Read More >
Fasting affirms a life of continuing obedience.
We need to let God break us.
God sometimes shatters dreams in order that we might find a brand new dream in Him.
Fasting helps us develop a deeper intimacy with the Most High.
Waiting on God provides many blessings.