You will be tempted to use people to try to get your sense of self validated. When we bring God-sized needs to human beings, they cannot possibly succeed.
You will, in a moment, become a sucker of life rather than a giver of life. Nor can we offer them unconditional love on the days they are struggling, because they are our source!
Ben earned his master’s degree in historical theology from Dallas Theological Seminary.
Ben and his wife, Donna, live to inspire and equip people to walk with God for a lifetime.
How can a young person navigate such troubled waters? Like a sailor on turbulent seas, we need to look up and see the North Star: the fixed points in the sky whereby we might navigate the objective realities in life.
We need the skill-set to know how to journey through life and how to select the right people to journey alongside.
In return she struggled violently with him in order to get the aspirator back and take a breath.
They did one of those crazy-unsafe deals where you get an hour or so crash course on all things scuba, then swim out into the ocean.
SINGLENESS: DEVOTIONDATING: EVALUATIONENGAGED: UNIFICATIONMARRIED: MISSIONOur desires for intimacy are powerful. Our satisfaction and our safety will be ensured if we can aim these powerful desires toward divine purposes.
Ben Stuart is the pastor of Passion City Church, Washington D. Prior to joining Passion City Church, Ben served for eleven years as the executive director of Breakaway Ministries, a weekly Bible study attended by thousands of college students on the campus of Texas A&M.
More children than ever are growing up in fatherless homes, despite the overwhelming evidence that in every measurable way this is bad for the child.
The Center for Disease Control also recently reported a dramatic rise in sexually transmitted disease nationwide.