Showing Grace

Demonstrating Grace

By Dr. Gene Getz       During life’s journey most of us have been betrayed by someone we have loved and trusted. For some of you it may have been a marital partner—which indeed is a painful experience. As a pastor, I’ve walked alongside a husband or a wife many times doing my best to bring comfort and hope. In fact, as ...
God and Bad Directions

Pride vs. Humility

By Gene A. Getz Over the years I’ve met people who have done some very stupid things. They know it, others know it—and yet they won’t admit it. Somehow they believe they can avoid detection by ignoring reality—or making another foolish decision. Sorry! Didn’t mean to get too personal. Actually, I could share a few stories on myself.What I’m illustrating …

restored-heart-banner

Love that Restores

By Dr. Gene Getz Most of us have heard the term “intervention”—and some of the unusual stories that have resulted from this process. One of the most highly publicized involved President Gerald Ford and his wife, Betty. She was an alcoholic—and in total denial—until she faced an “intervention.” This process involved the whole family. One by one they shared their …