Joshua was standing on the edge of the water. It was late Spring and the Jordan River was at flood stage so the Israelites would not be able to cross the river.
How To Practice Humility Brad Small March 2018 You probably heard the story of the parishioner who received recognition for being the humblest man in the church. As an award, the congregation gave him a pin to wear. The following Sunday, the parishioner wore his new...
The leader of an organization sets the tone for the people within the company. The leader will set the expectations for attitude, competence, conflict management, and work ethic. I have watched many leaders develop healthy organizations only to watch them deteriorate because the leader stopped doing the things that created a great company. One of the areas I have seen this happen frequently is in the area of work ethic.
The longest and most detailed job description for a husband in scripture is found in Ephesians 5:21-33. In this passage, Paul basically gives the husband one job description- love your wife. Paul’s words are simple and straight forward. LOVE YOUR WIFE. There is not a long list of all the things a husband needs to do. He doesn’t have to go to husband training school or get a degree in husbandry. He doesn’t have to memorize long lists or pass a test. All he has to do is love his wife. Yet as simple as it may sound, husbands have a hard time loving their wives. This simple little command from scripture is incredibly difficult to implement and even harder to sustain over a long period of time. In this article, I simply want to ask a couple of questions regarding the meaning and implementation of the command to love your wife.
There are several keys to a good marriage, but I have found over the years that communication might be at the top of the list. If I am not willing to communicate to my spouse, then the marriage deteriorates at a rapid pace. Sometimes it is as much of what you don’t say as what you say to your “better half.” Have you ever had one of those moments when you said something and immediately wished you could take the words hanging in the air back? There are some things to say to your spouse that will bless your marriage, and there are things to avoid saying. Here are 5 things you should never say to your spouse.