Resisting Discouragement

By: Rick Warren Most of us feel fairly self-sufficient. When a crisis arises, we do whatever is necessary, work through the problem, and move on. What happens, however, when we do everything we know to do and the crisis remains? Often we then adopt the motto, “When all else fails, pray.” But what happens when even your prayers go unanswered? If More...

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By Bocatribune On Wednesday, January 30th, 2013

Quote of the Day

Therefore don’t worry about tomorrow, because tomorrow will worry about itself. Each day has enough trouble of its own. (Matthew 6:34)  More...

By Bocatribune On Friday, July 6th, 2012

How To Effectively Face Your Future

By: Dr. Rick Warren No matter what the pollsters, pundits and prognosticators may claim, no one can accurately predict all that is going to happen in the next 365 days. Even our best, most informed forecasts are More...

By Online On Friday, August 19th, 2011

When Things Fall Apart, Get Alone and Wait on God

  by Rick Warren “When life is heavy and hard to take, go off by yourself. Enter the silence. Bow in prayer. Don’t ask questions. Wait for hope to appear.” (Lamentations 3:28-29 MSG)   The concept More...

By Online On Saturday, December 25th, 2010

Christmas: God Is for You

Nothing could be further from the truth of God. Jesus said, “I did not come into the world to condemn it, but to save it.” In effect, Jesus is saying, “I didn’t come to scold More...

By Online On Sunday, September 19th, 2010

God Wants You to Enjoy Life

Posted by Rick Warren “Command those who are rich in this present world not to be arrogant nor to put their hope in wealth, which is so uncertain, but to put their hope in God, who richly provides us with More...

By Online On Sunday, September 12th, 2010

Your choice: panic or pray

by Rick Warren My God shall supply all of your needs. Philippians 4:19 (NASB) “What do you need today? Energy to make it through the day? Finances? Wisdom? You have two alternatives: panic or pray.” Jesus More...

By Online On Sunday, July 18th, 2010

Influential thoughts

Posted by Rick Warren Be careful how you think; your life is shaped by your thoughts. Proverbs 4:23 (GNT) The Bible says our thoughts influence our lives. For instance — My interpretation influences my More...

By Online On Sunday, July 4th, 2010

Walking with each other

Sunday July 04 2010 Posted by Rick Warren And now, just as you accepted Christ Jesus as your Lord, you must continue to follow him. Colossians 2:6-7 (NLT) “God hates loneliness, and community is More...

By Online On Sunday, June 20th, 2010

Pray continually for your children

Posted by Rick Warren pray for them.  I am not praying for the world, but for those You have given Me, for they are Yours. John 17:9 (NIV) “Even if you are not a father, or a mother, you will help More...