It takes choice, action and courage.
Integrity always trumps reputation.
A lie is like cancer, it destroys things that are good and right but in the end all lies and liars will become undone. Truth will win in the end.
Popular culture is a poor source to choose as the foundation for your decisions.
We are at a crossroad, we must earnestly build strong moral men and women.
We are given grace in our lives but we often mistakenly think that we are getting the good that we deserve or that we have earned. We develop arrogance instead of gratitude. Arrogance won't help you in the day of evil.
Sometimes we are given the choice between "having it our way" or having the relationship. Eventually we need the relationship more than we needed "having our way".
Divorce should be rare and reserved for those terrible, extreme situations. It is not a solution to relational conflict. Every relationship has conflict. Most of us are emotional dwarfs when we marry. It takes a life of sacrificially choosing to love your spouse to change that.
Things are always better in the morning light.
The older I get the more I realize that I need to dig in and believe that the Scripture is true.
The same kind of sin that infects me, also infects everyone around me. I shouldn't be surprised when I am sinned against.