There is a lot of suffering in this world. However, rather than blaming it all on afflicted people not following God, can we get out ahead of it and glorify Him?
Do you ever ask God, "Why me?" David did, but he wasn't complaining.
By faith, we can celebrate blessings from God that aren't even for ourselves, and whose outcomes we won't get to experience here on earth.
When we look at conflict around us, do we want a "just OK" solution, or something that will be truly awesome?
Let's consider how we can relate our behavior and our blessings.
Maybe whether or not we are blessed isn't measured the way that we thought it was.
Are there blessings and opportunities that are worth any cost?
Just how great are the blessings that God offers to those who have chosen a path that took them far away from Him?
Do you sometimes feel like you're staring at a blank page, trying to come up with things to be thankful for?
What happens when the most important messages are lost from one generation to the next, because we simply didn't pay attention?
If the Bible says that we will be rewarded for our actions, how should that impact our motivation and our decisions?
God gives us direction and guidance, but are we prepared for the blessings when they are ready?
If God mercifully paid for the consequences of our sins, how should we respond to that grace?
Salvation is available to everyone who receives it.
Wouldn't it be great if we could all get the same deal, regardless of whether we were new or long-time customers?
If more money, more power, or more popularity doesn't guarantee happiness, then what will?
Do you ever wonder if life would be better without rules that others expect us to follow?
Sometimes, we get too chose what will help us remember where we came from. Other times, reminders of our past are acquired without our consent.
In God's Kingdom, celebration doesn't have to wait for Heaven, and everyone is invited.
Nobody likes a no-win situation, but what if we knew that we had everything we needed to succeed?