Thoughts on Life Living Life God’s Way and Enjoying it Too from the desk of John Grant THE LORD WHO HEALS He said, “If you listen carefully to the Lord your God and do what is right in his eyes, if you pay attention to his commands and keep all his decrees, I will not.. read more →

There is no such thing as a covenant without sacrifice, and marriage is designed to be the most sacrificial of all relationships. Covenant represents total surrender and involves the merging of one’s life into another. This biblical image of “two becoming one” does not deny personal identity, but it allows the development of a wonderful.. read more →

Conflict is a normal part of life, but when conflict between believers involve sinful behavior, they must be handled carefully. Jesus outlined a process toward resolving these conflicts. Is a brother or sister offends us, our first responsibility is to talk with that person about the offense. At this point, the person can be made.. read more →

One way to honor and strengthen our marriages is to live out a wholehearted marriage. God calls us to live wholeheartedly in the greatest commandment, directing us to love Him and others with all our hearts.  We are also told that the very reason Jesus came was so that we could experience the fullness and.. read more →

Thoughts on Life Living Life God’s Way and Enjoying it Too from the desk of John Grant So don’t worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will bring its own worries. Today’s trouble is enough for today. – Matthew 6:34 Written from a quote and recorded by several artists, it became a popular tune. “Don’t Worry, Be.. read more →

The power to forgive comes as a divine gift. We choose to forgive, but God empowers our forgiveness. The desire for vengeance can be so overpowering that without God’s intervention, genuine forgiveness rarely takes place. God enabled Joseph to choose forgiveness when his brothers deserved retribution. God used that willingness to assure the survival of.. read more →

“Yet those who wait for the Lord will gain new strength; they will mount up with wings likes eagles, they will run and not get tired, they will walk and not become weary.” Will a human being ever swim across the ocean? Run a one – minute mile? Go six months without sleeping? Of course.. read more →