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Big Bucks: God's Way to Buy a Home


Author:Roger Barrier

Dear Roger, My husband and I are planning to buy a house. Are there biblical guidelines for house buying? If so, could you please share them with us?We would also appreciate any advice you could give.Sincerely, Kimberly and...[more]


Beating Anxiety and Fear


Author:Roger Barrier

Dear Roger, I worry a lot. My friends and family call me a "worry wart." I have to agree with them. My worrying makes me miserable. Yesterday, our pastor preached about the time that the disciples almost drowned in a...[more]


Two Resurrections: Christ and Ours?


Author:Roger Barrier

Dear Roger, I was wondering about those bodies of holy people who were raised to life after the resurrection of Jesus in Matthew 27:50-53. Who were these people? I was reading the Easter story when this got my attention. I have...[more]


Habakkuk: How to Make a Great Marriage Proposal


Author:Roger Barrier

Dear Roger, I am forty-years old and I am soon to get married for the first time. My fiancé is in her mid-thirties and never married either. I’d like to do something very special when I propose to her.  By the way, I am...[more]


Serial Monogamy? It's Everywhere!


Author:Roger Barrier

"Don't look now," said Steve, our associate pastor of counseling. "I see Don Perry sitting with his fourth wife. Wives one and three just walked up the aisle and sat down right behind them. In the interim wives...[more]


How Do I Handle Life's Second Bests?


Author:Roger Barrier

Dear Roger, My life is not turning out at all like I thought it would. I dreamed of marrying the right man, having a good job and a happy family. It hasn’t worked out that way at all. My husband is not a Christian and is...[more]


If I Don't Forgive, Will I Go to Hell?


Author:Roger Barrier

Dear Roger, Christians said that if you believe Jesus died for your sins, is the son of God and if you believe in him, your sins are forgiven. However, Jesus said on the mount sermon that if you do not forgive men their sins,...[more]