Beware of Blowouts
Recently, I had a conversation with a young man who I consider
strong in the Lord. He said he felt the weakest spiritually in prayer.
It set me back a bit; my surprise was, you would never guess he
struggled, if you knew him...
Acts 12:1-19 records an example of how the Lord answered
the fervent prayers of His people and shows us how we,
too, can pray effectively. When King Herod mistreated the
believers in Jerusalem and had James put to death, he saw that
it pleased the Jews, many of whom...
The Strength of America
I saw the strength of America this weekend, her will, her
goodness, her compassion, her unity and her greatness.
It was in Payson - a small town in Arizona, I’m sure most of
you have never even heard of - when the residents of...
Easy and Light
A pillar of cloud as a guide by day and a pillar of fire at night
to gift them with vision; these were the provisions that God
gave the people of Israel in order for them to embark on their
journey across the desert (Exodus 13:21 NIV). Isaac’s...
Finding Freedom, Despite the Cage
Ultimate Fighting Championship star Vitor Belfort knows a
thing or two about taking hits. A native of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil,
Belfort made headway in the sport
after becoming the youngest fighter
Fight the Aging Process
Aging is an accumulation of your life’s choices. After age
30, your growth hormone levels start dropping because of
inadequate nutrition and protein from the Standard American
diet, which is full of processed food with resulting...
I came across an issue of Cornerstone Connection. It’s
awesome. May our Heavenly Father continue to bless you all
and bring words of comfort and encouragement to all of God’s
May our Heavenly Father...
Trusting God When Life Isn’t Fair
Are you going through something difficult right now,
experiencing pain or disappointment from a situation that
just doesn’t seem fair? In this world, so many things are not
right, and you don’t...
What Do Your Kids See In Your Marriage?
Daniel and Debbie fell deeply in love and married eight years
ago. About five years later, however, they found themselves
drifting apart. Their hectic schedules and the responsibilities
of raising a family...
Used Car Warranties?
What is your opinion of used car warranties?
I’m not a fan of extended warranties in general, and I
especially dislike used car warranties. In my mind, they’re
bad because they’re expensive...
Our Secret Weapon
What is the role of the Holy Spirit for a Christian? The
answer to this question has the potential of unlocking the
power of God in our lives, in our families, and in our world.
The Holy Spirit’s role is the least tangible, so it is naturally most...
Pulling away from my home of 7 years, I knew exactly
where I was going—driving toward a new life. I had chosen
the state, city, neighborhood, and schools for my children.
I knew exactly where we’d go to church. And, of course, I
knew exactly where I’d work.
Only, things didn’t go...
There are many types of child abuse, and all leave
lasting scars. Some of these scars might be physical or
emotional, but both leave long-lasting effects throughout
life, damaging a child’s sense of self-worth, ability to have