Episode 1711

Does Righteous Anger Kill Our Joy?

Anger
If we allow anger to come quickly and stay long, it will eventually consume love, consume gratitude, consume mercy, and consume true perceptions of reality.
Episode 1710

How Do I Write a Personal Mission Statement?

Work & Vocation
God has reasons for everything he does — and an ultimate purpose driving it all. Personal mission statements help us align all of life with that great purpose.
Episode 1709

The Glorious Duty of Thanksgiving

Gratitude
Gratitude is a duty — we ought to thank God for the grace he has given. But genuine Christian gratitude is far more than mere duty.
Episode 1708

How Can I Serve My Disabled Friends?

Disease & Sickness
Jesus healed people with deep, lifelong disabilities. So should we pray that he would heal loved ones with disabilities like Down syndrome or cerebral palsy?
Episode 1707

Is Violent Crime Under God’s Providence?

Suffering, The Sovereignty of God
When we don’t understand God and his ways, we can still rest here: God is always totally sovereign, and God is always infinitely good.
Episode 1706

Only Jesus Knows the Full Force of Temptation

Jesus never lied, stole, coveted, grumbled, lusted, or sinned in any other way. And that means Jesus alone knows the full force of temptation.
Episode 1705

Parenting Young Children Through Life’s Pains

Suffering, The Sovereignty of God
When suffering overshadows the life of a family, how can parents help their children embrace God’s all-good, all-wise, all-governing providence?
Episode 1704

Is Complementarity Merely Functional?

Manhood & Womanhood
Are God’s callings for men and women merely functional and practical, or do they flow from something deeper in his design?
Episode 1703

One Day Tolerance Will End

The Person of Christ, End Times
We live in the day of salvation, the day of patience, the day of tolerance. But when Jesus returns, that day will end forever.
Episode 1702

On Cigarettes, Vaping, and Nicotine

Parenting, Diet & Exercise
Despite the warnings, cigarette smoking and other forms of nicotine use persist. How concerned should parents be about whether their teens smoke, chew, or vape?