God is Capricious

God is Capricious

Robin DeMurga Robin DeMurga
Tuesday February 2, 2016

christian life pain & suffering

After I heard that my sister was diagnosed with breast cancer, I spent that night nauseous and on the floor by the toilet, trying to throw up the news. It didn’t work. My number one fear had happened to my baby sister.

Awe - Paul Tripp

Awe - Paul Tripp

Key Life Key Life
Monday January 25, 2016

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Most Christians think our biggest problem is with keeping God’s Law. If we could just follow the rules, God would be happy with us and our lives would be blessed. Join Paul Tripp on SBE to see that we don’t have a Law problem, we have an awe problem… and nothing makes us stand in awe like God’s unconditional love for the unlovely.

Healing our Image of God as Father

Healing our Image of God as Father

Alex Early Alex Early
Thursday January 21, 2016

christian life family pain & suffering relationships

Many people grew up with an abusive father, negligent father, or an absent father. For some, tragedy struck and our fathers died way too early leaving some questions unanswered, conflicts unresolved, and memories never made. Thus, for countless squirming saints in the Church, the idea of having or even wanting an intimate relationship with God as “Father” is not only incomprehensible; it is altogether repulsive.

A Family Apart - Craig A. Steffen

A Family Apart - Craig A. Steffen

Key Life Key Life
Monday January 18, 2016

christian life family pain & suffering relationships

Join Craig A. Steffen on SBE as he talks about abandonment, adoption, and uncovering tragedy, injustice, and murder in his personal history… and how finding his identity as a beloved son of God has helped him to heal. Craig is an entrepreneur, educator, and the author of ‘A Family Apart: Sleuthing the Mysteries of Abandonment, Adoption and DNA’.

NDTD: He Never Left, by Val Flynn

NDTD: He Never Left, by Val Flynn

Guest Bloggers Guest Bloggers
Thursday January 14, 2016

christian life pain & suffering

When I was about seven years old a friend from school invited me to a “Good News Bible Club” where I heard about Jesus and what he had done for me. I remember the feeling of hope that accompanied the thought that someone might actually love me that much. I was eager to know Jesus and excitedly prayed the “sinners prayer”.

Abiding in Christ

Abiding in Christ

Steve Brown Steve Brown
Wednesday January 13, 2016

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So many of us try our best to follow Christ’s example in all we do. And do you know the result? We just end up tired and frustrated. It’s been said so many times, but it’s true: The Christian life isn’t difficult; it’s impossible. It’s been lived by only one person, Jesus Christ. If it’s lived by you, it will only be because Jesus Christ lives it through you.