Category Archives: Marriage

Positive Responses to the Holy Spirit-Be Filled With the Spirit

Ephesians 5:18-21, And be not drunk with wine, wherein is excess; but be filled with the Spirit; (19) Speaking to yourselves in psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, singing and making melody in your heart to the Lord; (20) Giving

Living a Transparent Life

Ephesians 5:8-17, For ye were sometimes darkness, but now are ye light in the Lord: walk as children of light: (9) For the fruit of the Spirit is in all goodness and righteousness and truth  (10) Proving what is acceptable

Positive Responses to the Holy Spirit-Hear Him!

Revelation 2:1-7, Unto the angel of the church of Ephesus write; These things saith he that holdeth the seven stars in his right hand, who walketh in the midst of the seven golden candlesticks; (2) I know thy works, and

Growing Old Together

Did you read that title?! Yes, Growing Old Together! Over the past few weeks I have been sick. Had pneumonia, asthmatic bronchitis, and a serious sinus infection that just would not quit! On top of that I am a diabetic,

Pastor Please Help Me-The Work Of The Holy Spirit in a Person’s Life

How many times have I heard the statement, “Pastor please help me” and then hear the details of on-going destruction in a person’s life. Proverbs 13:13, Whoso despiseth the word (does not give proper attention to) shall be destroyed: but

Why Have I Messed Up My Marriage? And How To Fix It!

In our Biblical Counseling Center at Hope Baptist Church, Sherwood, Arkansas and through For the Love of the Family Ministries we get to do a lot of marriage counseling. Almost always we find four things going on in a marriage

Dealing With Childish Behavior In Your Marriage

I often tell people that as a Pastoral Counselor, I am picking up where dad and mom left off. That is, the number one thing that I do as a Pastor, Biblical Counselor, and Marriage Speaker is move people out

Why I Cannot Change My Life? – Part Two

In the first article on this subject, we talked about the process of change described in Ephesians 4:22-24, That ye put off concerning the former conversation the old man, which is corrupt according to the deceitful lusts; And be renewed

Why I Can’t Change My Life? – Part One

Ephesians 4:22-24, That ye put off concerning the former conversation the old man, which is corrupt according to the deceitful lusts; And be renewed in the spirit of your mind; And that ye put on the new man, which after

Why Do Christians Get Involved In Infidelity?

As a Pastor for more than 30 years and the Director of For the Love of the Family Ministries for several years, I have gone through a few stages in my life and ministry.  I use to be amazed at