When browsing a previous issue of Activated, I came across the following quote by Dr. Bob Pedrick: “In the parable that Jesus told... »
In the last few years, there have been no shortages of global crises. On the one hand, the illness, conflict, and suffering we see... »
When we think of the days between the Passion and Easter, most of the time we’re thinking about Jesus’ disciples who had very sudd... »
Every December 31st, millions of people with the best intentions in the world make resolutions to change something about themselve... »
For the New Year when I was six years old, I wanted to move to the mountains. My family had visited relatives who lived in a mount... »
There are hundreds of books and blogs on raising children. You can find umpteen ways to sleep train your baby,... »
Many of us are familiar with the parable of the good Samaritan in Luke 10:25–37. However, because we live in c... »
To historians, the facts regarding Jesus are as definite and evident as those of Julius Caesar. Not only do we... »
When we face times of change, we can often feel and see God moving and working in our lives, as change is in t... »
I recently read about Tim Keller, a well-known author, counselor, and pastor, who was diagnosed with stage fou... »
While in this life, it is hard to understand why God allows pain, suffering, tragedy, and so on, I do know bey... »
The surest way to help your loved ones get off to a great start each day is by starting the day with love. Eas...
I know you struggle with not always feeling My love. You wish it could be tangible and feel more real at times...
When I say I love you, just you, I am talking to each of My children from every walk of life. I’m talking to t...
When I designed the book of your life, I didn’t make it a hardbound stitched masterpiece. I made it more like...
When two of my grown children recently had their own first babies, it confirmed something I’d known for years:... »
The secret to raising happy, well-behaved, and well-adjusted children is actually quite simple—love. It’s know... »
Your children will never forget the special times they spend with you. Just like the rest of us, children thri... »
Last year, Father’s Day happened to coincide with my father’s birthday. He passed away in 2002 when he was 57,... »
Maria Montessori was born in Italy in 1870. As a young adult, she had an inquisitive mind and was on a path th... »
When heading out of Cape Town toward the Du Toitskloof mountains, you go through a tunnel that was cut out of... »