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September 12, 2021 · Bob Gass

Work on your marriage

“The two are united into one.” Matthew 19:5 NLT

Dr. Joyce Brothers once joked, “My husband and I have never considered divorce…sometimes murder, but never divorce!” Getting married is easy; living together successfully is hard. So how do you do it? By identifying issues that must be resolved, working on them, and learning to Read More + Listen to Audio Clip

September 11, 2021 · Bob Gass

Make criticism work for you 

“Whoever loves instruction loves knowledge, but he who hates correction is stupid.” Proverbs 12:1 NKJV

There are two kinds of criticism: (1) Unfair criticism. There will always be people who love to rain on your parade; people who try to build themselves up by tearing others down. Mark Twain said, “Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions Read More + Listen to Audio Clip

September 10, 2021 · Bob Gass

Things are going to get better 

“The plans I have for you…are…good.” Jeremiah 29:11 NLT

Are you grieving the death of a loved one? Are you walking through the fires of divorce? Have you lost your home or your job? Are you trying to pick up the pieces of your life and start over? God says, “The plans I have Read More + Listen to Audio Clip

September 09, 2021 · Bob Gass

Failing in order to succeed

“Have you caught any fish?” John 21:5 NLT

Sometimes God uses failure to get our attention and draw us closer to Him. In John 21, the disciples “went out in the boat, but…caught nothing all night. At dawn Jesus was standing on the beach, but the disciples couldn’t see who he was. He Read More + Listen to Audio Clip

September 08, 2021 · Bob Gass

Do you want to do right?

“Guard your heart above all else.” Proverbs 4:23 NLT

Solomon said, “Guard your heart above all else, for it determines the course of your life.” Note the progression of events that led to David’s downfall: “He saw a woman bathing…inquired about the woman…and took her” (2 Samuel 11:2-4 NKJV). He saw…he inquired…he took. If Read More + Listen to Audio Clip