How do you grow spiritually? Or is there even such a thing as spiritual growth?
My first job after college was in a large Midwestern, metropolitan area. When I changed jobs and moved back to Indiana, I immediately recognized three differences: (1) less traffic, (2) a slower pace of living, and (3) that people would look you in the eye and say “hello.” This last quality was the most surprising. […]
Have you ever wondered, “Where is God right now when I need Him?” Perhaps you: Lost a job. Had a child who died or developed a chronic illness. Had your marriage end in divorce after your spouse had an affair. Have an addiction, and you can’t break it. Pray and do everything you’re supposed to […]
I like inspirational movies. One of my favorites is The Natural (Tristar Pictures, 1984), starring Robert Redford, Glenn Close, and Robert Duvall. A famous line in the movie comes when Redford’s character, Roy Hobbs, shares his dream and motivation in life. After expressing regret that he could have been the best in baseball, he explains why […]