Tag Archives: God as our parent

What is God’s Parenting Stye? (Part 1)

Over the years I have observed many different people utilize very distinctive and diverse parenting styles. This got me thinking about the fact that God is also a parent and likely has His own parenting style. Once I started to … Continue reading

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God Does Not Force Us, Rather He Gives Us Freedom

Recently, I have found myself contemplating freewill more and more. Being given a choice and not being forced to comply to someone else’s wishes is a reality that has always mattered deeply to me. I have always been a “why?” … Continue reading

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Reach Out to the People Around You

When we’re doing well, we often forget that other people are struggling, and when we’re struggling we don’t feel like reaching out. So this week I’m putting out this challenge: Take the time to reach out to at least one … Continue reading

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Answering the Need of Truly Asking the Question

“How are you?” is a social question we ask frequently but rarely with a desire to know its true answer. Because to seek its real answer would be to welcome the burden of someone else’s problems. At least that’s how … Continue reading

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Why do we care about others?

This is a post from several year ago that bears repeating, particularly in light of last weeks post. Why do we care? Its a simple question, and yet nothing about caring is simple. We care for reasons we cannot even … Continue reading

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What Kind of Parent Is God?

We often call God, our Father, but how often do we actually think of God as our Parent? (John 1:12-13) That’s right, your parent, as in picture yourself coming home from school or a long day of work and there’s God’s … Continue reading

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What Should Our Perspective of God Be?

Our perspective of God should always be getting larger. Have you ever been talking with a friend and suddenly learned something new about them that shifted the way you perceived them? Like: Finding out a friend, who has always worn … Continue reading

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