Is love really like a seesaw?

Is love really like a seesaw?

“If I knew she would change, then I would be willing to…” While I am no stranger to that phrase – in reality, I have been known to say or think it myself – I still despise it, especially when it comes from the lips of a believer in Jesus Christ (or...
Simple wisdom

Simple wisdom

A tourist who was visiting a small village approached the house of a well-known wise man, and he was surprised to see that he lived in a small, humble room filled with books. The only pieces of furniture were a bed, a table, and a chair. “Where is the rest of...
Usually “pull” not “poof!”

Usually “pull” not “poof!”

A few weekends ago I talked about how, according to Jesus, our words reveal what is in our hearts. I had lots of interesting responses from folks who were courageous enough to listen to their words for a week because, as they did, they made surprising...
Obstacles in getting to Jesus

Obstacles in getting to Jesus

Jesus is always accessible. How else can we interpret His words: “Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest.” And if we are honest, we have to acknowledge that we are all weary and burdened so the invitation is to all of...
Future Family

Future Family

Future Family | Week 1 | July 7 | Livestream | https://www.facebook.com/avalonchurch/videos/324410245153911/       Future Family | Ideally Speaking | Original Message | Andy Stanley  http://futurefamily.org/ideally-speaking   Future Family | Week 2...
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