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Wedding Ring

The 7 No’s of a Successful Marriage (redux)

Over 50% of all marriages today end in divorce. That means you can pretty much flip a coin and come up with heads (if you call heads) more often than most marriages will last. And quite frankly, it’s because marriage is hard work for one thing. That’s why they’re ending at such an alarming rate. [...]

The unmerciful slave choking his fellow slave

Why the Idea of “Social Justice” is Anti-Christian (redux)

“‘But that slave went out and found one of his fellow slaves who owed him a hundred denarii; and he seized him and began to choke him, saying, “Pay back what you owe.”‘” (Matthew 18:28) SOCIAL JUSTICE There’s a lot of talk about social justice in our day. The best way to describe social justice [...]

Twitter Bird

Hall of Fame Tweets (Volume 17)

Here are some popular tweets you may have missed from the A Heart For God Twitter site… God, there are some tough things in my life today. I need Your strength. Please help me. Amen. #Jesus #Tworship — aheartforgod (@aheartforgod) June 29, 2014 Make sure you have somebody in your life that doesn't just tell [...]

Christ the True Vine

On Apple Trees and the Importance of the Son

“‘I am the vine, you are the branches; he who abides in Me, and I in him, he bears much fruit.’” (John 15:5ab) VISIT TO AN APPLE ORCHARD I had the opportunity to visit a local apple ranch in our area. It was a wonderful time where I found myself peering in at the baker [...]

Baptism of Jesus

What Would Jesus Do?

“But Jesus answering said to him, ‘Permit it at this time; for in this way it is fitting for us to fulfill all righteousness.’ Then he permitted Him.” (Matthew 3:15) A POPULAR SAYING What would Jesus do? We’ve all heard it before. It’s become a popular saying in the contemporary Christian community among our young [...]

Noah's Ark

The End of the World Has Already Come? (and the Single, Most Important Thing You Must Learn From It)

DOOMSDAY SCENARIOS There’s a lot of talk about the world coming to an end in our day. Doomsday scenarios abound whether in the media or movies or via ministers in the pulpit. But I’d like to submit to you that the world has already ended. (Boom.) Before you categorize me with the crazies, allow me [...]

Buzz Aldrin Salutes the U.S. Flag

Happy 4th of July, America (Patriotic Songs by Scott Wesley Brown)

Patriotic Songs by Scott Wesley Brown (Astronaut Buzz Aldrin Salutes the American Flag picture file below is in the public domain:

Christ and the Rich Young Ruler

How Does Heaven’s Record of Your Spending Read?

“‘Sell your possessions and give to charity; make yourselves purses which do not wear out, an unfailing treasure in heaven, where no thief comes near, nor moth destroys. For where your treasure is, there will your heart be also.’” (Luke 12:33-34) AN OVER RING In the checkout line at the local grocery store, a clerk [...]