Welcome to "Those Who Sin Differently". Regardless of where you come from or what path your life is on, I hope that you'll find some insight, here. You can read this article for some site background, or browse other articles, below.
Can "regular people" have access to the same wisdom as we expect people with robes and beards to have?
If we have experienced things that we can't fully describe to others, what might be waiting for us that we can't imagine?
Stuck with a challenging question? There is one who knows all of the answers, and who is available for us to ask.
As the 20th anniversary of the September 11, 2001 attacks on the United States is here, I remember that the events of 9/11/2001 are bracketed for me by the birth of my oldest son. I sat in the hospital lobby that evening (while my wife was attending a childbirth class), watching the news and videos… Continue reading September 2001 Photo Essay, revisited
Might we have some blessings from God that could be put to even better use?
Are you waiting for an invitation to ask God for big things?
If you could ask for anything, what would it be? Let's take a look at someone who received his request for some good suggestions.
What happened when David was criticized for praising God?
What if we put as much thought and preparation into our everyday conversations as we do for special occasions?
Do you feel stuck, like your options are limited and you can't get free? You're not alone, but there is freedom to be found.
If your problem is too big for you to handle on your own, there's someone else who can squash it for you.
When we can't find a way out, maybe we're looking in the wrong direction.
If we've kept secrets about our bad choices hidden, is it too late to get them out and start healing?
Out of love for others, are there ways to lead them to the right conclusion about the harm that their choices are doing, rather than just a lecture?
What allows us to be associated with good examples in teaching illustrations, rather than the villain?
Sometimes, a good illustration makes a key point in the hearers' mind, without needing to spell out the conclusion.
Do those who we are trying to impress love us, or even care about us? There is someone who does both!
Do you still hear or feel condemnation after accepting the salvation of Jesus Christ? You're not alone, and there is hope.
Have we been trying to keep something running for so long that we forget to consider that maybe we just need a new one?
If we can't stop our busy lifestyle, could we at least pause for a few minutes to do something better?