Families aren't automatically 'Happy Families', even for Christians. Parents can be frustrating and annoying; being a parent can be hard work and feel unrewarding. So where should we start in our efforts to have strong Families?
Have you ever felt tired, weary, run down and worn out? The good news is that God understands and has given us a commandment specifically to give us a break. But how does it work in a fast-paced 24/7 society like ours?
When wealthy young man asks Jesus for some spiritual advice he is stunned by the response. Jesus seems to be far less approachable then he'd expected, and sets the bar way too high for him. How will you respond to Jesus' ultimate challenge?
How should we respond when God tells us not to 'misuse' his name? Should we avoid using it altogether to avoid unpredictable consequences? Or perhaps we shouldn't worry about something as trivial as the words we say? Let's talk it through....