Why Free Will?

Why Free Will?

Couldn’t God have created us all to automatically love Him? Why did sin ever come into existence? Why free will in the first place? If God knew the consequences of sin, couldn’t God have “rigged” things so that no one would rebel against Him? Wouldn’t that have been the way to prevent all the suffering humankind has experienced?

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The View from the Top

The View from the Top

Perspective matters. You know that. A good leader regularly reminds herself and those she leads of the bigger picture, especially during times of crisis. Having a view from the top changes everything.

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What Forgiveness Does NOT Do for your Marriage

What Forgiveness Does NOT Do for your Marriage

Your spouse is messing up BAD. He/she is having an affair, getting drunk, hiding out-of-control spending, using pornography, or engaging in some other destructive behavior. Some of the tapes in your head, and perhaps Christian friends who know, may be saying, “Forgive them. Let the past be the past, and move on.” But there are some things forgiveness does not do for your marriage. There’s more that’s needed.

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El Roi: The God Who Sees Me

El Roi: The God Who Sees Me

You carefully curate the pictures you upload to social media. You want to look your best. Or perhaps you are someone who doesn’t want any pictures of you to be made public at all. (If you have kids, you may be posting pictures of them all the time!) But imagine if God had a smartphone. Is God sees me a good thing? What pictures of you would He save? Or post?

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