Category: God

Prayer 101: 12-Week Study

Introduction “Now Jesus was praying in a certain place, and when he finished, one of his disciples said to him, “Lord, teach us to pray…” (Luke 11:1)               In the first sentence of Tim Keller’s book, Prayer: Experiencing Awe and Intimacy with God , he says the following: “In the second half of my adult life, I discovered prayer.” [1] This statement gave me great pause in... Read More
Posted by John Perritt at 2/6/18

Father-Daughter Relationships by: Emily Katherine Dalton

It was a few days before Father’s Day as a student and I anticipated its difficulty together.  I lost my father a year ago to a heart attack.  She lost her Dad about fifteen years ago to another family and another life he chose. Loss is loss.  And the loss of a father runs deep, touching countless facets of a child’s life, especially the life of a daughter.  According to the U.S. Census Bureau, one in three children lives without their biological father in the... Read More
Posted by John Perritt at 2/5/18

Money CAN Buy Happiness

Money CAN Buy Happiness Contrary to popular opinion, fun has a price tag attached to it.  Sometimes it’s fun to go get a milkshake for under $5.  Maybe there’s a movie you’ve been wanting to watch; when it’s finally released, you get a group of friends to go watch it for just $10.  Money buys happiness in these scenarios, and it’s pretty cheap. Perhaps you’ve saved up some money, and you take a road trip with some friends to go see an... Read More
Posted by John Perritt at 1/11/18