How Are You Actually Handling Life Right Now?

When I get to talk to people in these difficult times, we almost always ask each other how we’re handling life right now. Without fail, we end up agreeing that this is a really difficult and unsettling time. How’s it going? Well, not that hot actually. But underneath that common experience lies a big difference: […]

You’ll Be Missed On Easter

Easter is wonderful. It’s a day to rejoice in the implications of the day Jesus Christ conquered death. There’s another reason Easter is wonderful: Churches everywhere get to have visitors who only come out on Easter (and Christmas). I want to reach out to all the visitors I won’t get to see this Sunday. First […]

Marriage and Spiritual Warfare (Part 8)

“Pray at all times in the Spirit,” Eph. 6:18 In counseling, there is a fear of sounding trite, using well-worn clichés, saying something everyone knows you’re “supposed” to say. Sometimes telling a couple in trouble that they need to pray can sound like that. “Pray for your wife… pray for your husband… pray with each […]