Our Partner in Prayer Rick Renner Likewise the Spirit also helpeth our infirmities: for we know not what we should pray for as we ought; but the Spirit itself maketh intercession for us with groanings which cannot be uttered. And he that searcheth the hearts knoweth what is the mind of the Spirit, because he … More Our Partner in Prayer
What Is My Purpose in Life? Simon T. Bailey Years ago, I was living the American dream as it had been sold to me. I had a high-powered career at Disney, a big house, the best cars, a wife and two amazing children. But I was miserable. I was successful, but I wasn’t significant. I … More What Is My Purpose in Life?
Most Common Writing Mistakes, Pt. 50: Info Dumps On its most fundamental level, a novel is nothing more or less than the dissemination of information. As such, the writer who understands exactly how and where to share information is a writer who understands the most fundamental skill of storytelling. That’s why info dumps are such … More Most Common Writing Mistakes, Pt. 50: Info Dumps
God Makes the Impossible Possible! Rick Renner (As it is written, I have made thee a father of many nations,) before him whom he believed, even God, who quickeneth the dead, and calleth those things which be not as though they were. — Romans 4:17 Right now autumn is settling in where I live in … More God Makes the Impossible Possible!
A Promise to Overcomers Rick Renner …To him that overcometh…. — Revelation 2:7; 2:11; 2:17; 2:26; 3:5; 3:12; 3:21 We all have things that we need to overcome in life — whether it’s trouble in relationships, weight gain, health issues, financial difficulties, problems at work, or mental attacks in the mind. But regardless of what … More A Promise to Overcomers
8 Philosophies Dr. Oz Lives By Jamie Friedlander Mehmet Oz, M.D., has spent the past decade teaching millions of Americans why they should value their health. Every weekday, he explores a different health-related topic on The Dr. Oz Show that can help people improve their lives in some way—be it a strategy for losing weight, … More 8 Philosophies Dr. Oz Lives By
The Humility of Christ Rick Renner Who [Jesus], being in the form of God, thought it not robbery to be equal with God: but made himself of no reputation, and took upon him the form of a servant, and was made in the likeness of men: and being found in fashion as a man, he … More The Humility of Christ
Most Common Writing Mistakes, Pt. 49: Weak Conjunctions Consider the conjunction. It’s one of the building blocks of solid prose. It links idea to idea, creates clarity, and offers emphasis in a solid punch at the center of your sentences. If it can do all that when properly handled, then you definitely want to make sure you’re … More Most Common Writing Mistakes, Pt. 49: Weak Conjunctions
Be an Immovable Pillar in the Work of the Lord Rick Renner Therefore, my beloved brethren, be ye stedfast, unmoveable, always abounding in the work of the Lord, forasmuch as ye know that your labour is not in vain in the Lord.” — 1 Corinthians 15:58 Often when I read the above verse, I think … More Be an Immovable Pillar in the Work of the Lord
How to Believe in Yourself When It Feels Like No One Else Does Derek Doepker When naysayers question your dreams, it can feel like a “me against the world” battle. As human beings, we are hardwired with a desire to fit in—to be supported by our peers—which is why a lack of it can feel … More How to Believe in Yourself When It Feels Like No One Else Does