Posts from October 2017

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Jesus finding us in our messy lives.

by Dr. Norman Wise

“Trying to satisfy our thirst can be an incredibly exhausting process, you can hear it clearly in the words of the Samaritan woman, “Sir, give me some of this water so I won’t get thirsty and have to keep coming here to draw water.” Our hearts seem to be a bottomless pit, in constant need […]

Save us from Shallow Living!

by Dr. Norman Wise

O God of tender mercies, I know I’ve kept you at arm’s length. I’ve kept you safe in heaven. But heaven has leaned down to the earth and I’ve been touched anew. Like thirsty ground I long for you. Forgive my casualness about your Love. Forgive my shallow life. I am finished with shallowness. I […]

Seven Keys To A Good Marriage!

by Dr. Norman Wise

Sometimes I just like someone to give me an outline of what it takes to do things. This helps my mind remember better than reading lots of things. So for those who like outlines here is one for the development of a happy Christian marriage. Seven Keys to Happy Christian Marriage 1. Real Personal Spirituality […]

Defeating Discouragement

by Dr. Norman Wise

This message helped me and I hope it helps you! https://www.intouch.org/watch/life-principles-to-live-by/overcoming-discouragement-video  

What is life about?

by Dr. Norman Wise

“The Eternal Creator has made everything appropriate in its time. The Forever Wisdom has also set eternity in each person’s heart, yet so that humanity will not find out the work which the Creator has done from the beginning even to the end. I know that there is nothing better for human beings than to […]

Dealing with Anger

by Dr. Norman Wise

Take time to watch one message a day to really focus on gaining control of your anger. https://www.intouch.org/watch/letting-go-of-anger/are-you-angry-video  

Dealing with Infidelity

by Dr. Norman Wise

Dealing with Infidelity By Dr. Norman Wise “Marriage is to be held in honor among all, and the marriage bed is to be undefiled; for fornicators and adulterers God will judge.”  (Hebrews 13:4) Tom Smith, the highly respected academic survey researcher, has this to say about extramarital sex: “The best estimates are that about 3% to […]

How to Have a Healthy, Happy, and Holy Marriage

by Dr. Norman Wise

  Learning How to Have a Happy and Holy Marriage The concepts below are for spouses who are safe from violence in the home. In that case, we strongly recommend refuge elsewhere, and professional help before returning to the home. By Dr. Norm Wise Most of my days counseling are filled with praying for and […]

Meditation on Psalm 115

by Dr. Norman Wise

Meditation on Psalm 115 Great living God who dwells in eternity and also in the hearts of humanity, YOU are faithful to YOUR promises of compassion and love.  YOU always tell the truth and are the TRUTH.  Wisdom, knowledge, and integrity are at the essence of YOUR nature.  May YOU be seen as YOU are in awe and […]