Elders, Deacons and Unity (Acts 6:1-7)

What do deacons do? For that matter, what are elders supposed to do? And why does it matter? We look to the early church — the problems they faced and the solutions they came up with — to guide us. Let’s pray for humility and fruit this Sunday!

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The Happy Mind (Romans 12:2, Psalm 77)

What does it take to be happy? Some people would say that it’s your circumstances that determine your mood. Others would argue that your personality makes you a happy person or a glum one. We must agree, of course, that circumstances and personality do play roles in your happiness. But is that all there is […]

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The Happy God

“The most important thing about us,” A.W. Tozer says, “is what we think about God.” So here’s our question this week: Is God happy? And that’s not the same as asking “Is God happy with us?” Right now, at this moment, apart from us and his creation, is God a happy God? It’s easy to […]

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