Be Careful Using Proverbs 22:6 to Judge One’s Parenting!

“Train up a child in the way he should go, even when he is old he will not depart from it.” – Proverbs 22:6 Here’s what many think Proverbs 22:6 is saying: “If I raise my child in a godly home, then he or she…

Why “Just Be Yourself” is Terrible Advice!

Somewhere in the deep, dark recesses of a closet in my home, there’s a high school yearbook. In that yearbook are little notes of encouragement that were written to me by my classmates. Virtually all of them convey the same message, just expressed in…

NO. MONEY IS NOT THE ROOT OF ALL EVIL!

How many times have you seen it on a church sign, or tattooed on someone’s body? Perhaps you’ve heard a preacher or a Bible class teacher say the words. MONEY IS THE ROOT OF ALL EVIL! The first time I heard someone say that…