Do we have destructive desires within us? Is there truly evil in the world? Or is it all explained away by a faulty education system or a damaged chromosome? James makes it very clear that there is not only evil in the world, but an evil one, Satan, the father of lies who tries to deceive us and tempt ..
A Faith That Works, Part 4: Destructive Desires
by Bill Hybels
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Secret sins can destroy us. And the truth is, many Christians have them. For many, there are a patterns of sin that have been going on for a long time. Even the Apostle Paul addresses this quagmire in Romans 7. James says that we are to rid ourselves of all types of sordidness that threatens our relationship ..
A Faith That Works, Part 6: No More, The Power to Stop
by John Ortberg
When Sadaam Hussein offered promising words of compliance to the U.S. to stave off an impending U.S. invasion, President Clinton responded with the statement, "We do not at all care what he says. But we are keenly interested in what he does." This is true of people outside the church. They do not care ..
A Faith That Works, Part 8: Religion According To God
by Nancy Ortberg
Brett returns to his office late on a Friday night and is frightened by his administrative assistant Sharon, who is still there working late. He is elated because his business trip was a success, and credits her with playing a key role. As he praises her work and tries to convince her that she'll ..
by Mark Demel
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Desires, Part 4: Sexual Desires
by Falls Church, VA Falls Church Episcopal
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Gina and Bruce are getting ready for a night out with friends. When Lori and Eric arrive, all are concerned it's too cold to go out, so they decide to rent a movie. The problem is they can't agree on what kind to getand their interests divide strictly along gender lines! The women want romance ..
It's Only a Movie
by Judson Poling
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A wife confronts her husband with shocking news: she has "found something" in their teenage son's room. When she pulls out the swimsuit issue of a sports magazine, the husband shrugs it off as nothing to be concerned about. Her anxiety about their son's sexual purity takes a surprising turn as she ..
by Sharon Sherbondy
So you come to a moral intersection. You're standing at to the moral intersection, and you look one way and you sort of sense that that's the narrow way that Jesus talked about. That's the God-honoring path. Then you look at the other way, and you say, "Now, that's probably the road that Jesus would ..
Life's Defining Moments, Part 2: Defining Our Code Of Conduct
Kimberly, 17, and her conservative father are locked in a classic confrontation over Kimberly's style of dress and the fight for independence it represents. In a family counselor's office, the estranged pair negotiates a strained exercise of word association. As they respond to simple prompts, their ..
by Jeff Berryman
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The Bible is quite clear on the issue of sex. Produced by God, it is a good thing, that enhances intimacy in a marriage. But if it such a great intimacy producer, why are there so many restrictions on it? Sex is a reflection of our existence as unending spiritual beings. Sharing that existence with ..
Money, Sex, and Power, Part 3: Sex
Risk It, Part 2: Modesty in an MTV World
by Gene Appel