Taking Back Responsibility

The challenge with getting someone to sober up is convincing them that they’re drunk.      Lifeguards, pastors, and counselors are all cautioned at some point about the danger of “double drowning”. If someone is thrashing madly in the water, in their...

I’m in Denial. Won’t You Join Me?

Can’t Always Get What You Want…     Sometimes, I get confused about the difference between my “desired outcomes” and my “rights”. Let’s see if you might relate.      I have a constitutional “right” to life,...

3 Ways to Predict (and Prevent) Total Loss

“A man of many companions may come to ruin, but there is a friend who sticks closer than a brother. (Prov. 18:24, ESV)”      With all that scripture has to say about friendship, a picture is painted of how relationship is influence. Righteous friends draw...