What is Success in Life?

A question I often ask college students is this: What is success in life? This question often opens up a discussion that provides different answers from financial stability to a whole happy family life and everything in between. But what is success in life through the eyes of God, and how do we attain it? Can we attain it? These are important questions we all must consider when determining our direction, not only here in this life, but perhaps more importantly for our eternal life after our death. Continue reading “What is Success in Life?”

What is Genuine Faith?

Genuine faith; do you have it? Do you know what it is? What is having faith? The Merriam-Webster dictionary provides several textbook definitions of faith, all of which are good descriptions of the word itself. But what is the true meaning of faith? While we all have it in one form or another, having genuine faith in God takes the true meaning of “faith” to a whole different level. Continue reading “What is Genuine Faith?”

How Do We Know God is Real?

How do we know God is real? This is a question that everyone, Christians and non-Christians, find themselves pondering at some point in their lives, possibly even throughout their lives. In the Christian circles I grew up in, this was a point that was rarely, if ever, made. It simply wasn’t something to be questioned. Quietly however, we all find ourselves asking this question at some point whether openly, or privately. Continue reading “How Do We Know God is Real?”