Category: unselfishness

Feeling close to God

February 20, 2015 | 11 comments

People often complain about not feeling God’s presence. The feeling of loneliness or isolation is often because thought is bound in self. The human ego is a lonely dark place. The quickest way out is to love God more, live

The Power of Teamwork

August 1, 2014 | 5 comments

This one minute video is too cute to pass up and not share. It’s a commercial celebrating the benefits of teamwork, but is filled with moral lessons. As I watched it, I thought about church as a group activity. When

Can You do Church on Your Own?

April 25, 2014 | 34 comments

I’ve often heard people unhappy with their church experience make statements like, “I can do church on my own. I don’t need church. Church is outdated. Church is between me and God.” I’ve wondered in the past if they were

Take Time To Help Others

March 4, 2014 | 15 comments

Are you so caught up in your own world of selfish pursuit that you don’t recognize the needs of others? Here’s a short video that will sober your perspective and inspire a more generous outlook toward others. “Get Service”  

The Ten Boom Family

May 2, 2013 | 10 comments

One of the most moving museum tours I’ve ever had took place at the Ten Boom Museum in the center of Haarlem.     The Ten Boom family provided a refuge in their home for Jews fleeing Nazi persecution during