The Mission of Words

The Mission of Words

The Mission of Words  From Paul Tripp Ministries Why do we speak to other people? First and foremost, we speak because it’s our natural design. God hardwired us with the unique ability and desire to engage in a social environment. But what motivates us to choose...
23 Things That Love Is

23 Things That Love Is

23 Things That Love Is Valentine’s Day is over. That means all those advertisements for roses and chocolate-covered strawberries and pendants are over, too. At least until next year. What’s the main message in those advertisements? “If you love your...
The Desire of Words

The Desire of Words

The Desire of Words  from Paul Tripp Ministries He was an exhausted and discouraged husband and father. He said, in so many words, “I pray, read my Bible, and go to church. I struggle to do what’s right, and people tell me to trust the Lord. But God just...
The Sovereignty of Words

The Sovereignty of Words

The Sovereignty of Words   From Paul Tripp Ministries It’s probably the most powerful prayer I can remember. My father-in-law was in the hospital, suffering from an advanced case of bone cancer. It was hard to be in the room knowing the severe pain he was...
The Power of Words

The Power of Words

The Power of Words from Paul Tripp Ministries My two oldest sons are two years apart. They’re adults now, but when they were younger, I remember an argument they had. I can’t specifically remember what the argument was about, something silly and insignificant. It was...
The Importance of Words

The Importance of Words

The Importance of Words   From Paul Tripp Ministries How much did you talk yesterday? Can you remember half of what you said? Some of us talk more than others, but even those of us who are considered quiet say a lot during the course of a day. From the moment we wake...