Lessons From Joseph

Forgiving Those Who Hurt Us

There’s a book entitled, “Total Forgiveness”, by R.T. Kendall.  In the first chapter of that book, Kendall tells about a time in his life when someone very near and dear to him hurt him greatly.  He felt overwhelmed by a sense of anger.  Sometime later, he was talking with a friend and he poured out…

A commitment to Purity

I heard recently about a preacher who had a conversation with a woman.  This lady was in her early 30s, was very attractive.  She had previously been married but at this point in time, she was very much into the singles scene.  But she had just become a Christian, she had just started going to…

Hold On to Your Dreams

One of the difficult things about being a parent is knowing when to support your children’s dreams and when to gently let them know that they might want to consider getting another dream.              One of my pet peeves (and Sueanne will verify this) is whenever I hear someone say, “I just want you children…

What is Your Dream?

Monty Roberts is a man who owns a horse ranch in San Ysidro, California.  He likes to tell a story about when he was a senior in high school.  He was given an assignment to write a paper about what he wanted to do when he grew up.             That night, he wrote a seven-page…