How often do you think about your thinking? Do you control your mind or does your mind control you? How The Mind Works God has given the human brain the amazing ability to reorganize itself by forming new connections between brain cells or neurons. For… Read More »Battling Our Mind Part One
Nick Minerva lives in Fresno, California with his wife, Sarah and their four children. He currently serves as the Associate Pastor of Fresno Church where he has been on staff for over 10 years.
It’s easy to think that God’s best work is the larger-than-life, Pentecost-style moments. Works of God have to be “parting the Red Sea” big or we just assume it wasn’t God. Somewhere along the way we have picked up the idea that the only people… Read More »You Don’t Have To Be Special – God Of The Mundane Book Review
Apathy is simply an absence or suppression of passion, emotion, or excitement. It’s a lack of interest in or concern about something.1 The difficulty with it though is it’s not always easy to recognize in ourselves. Apathy can often be caused by discouragement or depression.… Read More »Battling Apathy Part 1
Human nature is to play the blame game and avoid responsibility. We see this right from the very beginning in the garden of Eden. Check out Genesis 3:9-13. So the LORD God called out to the man and said to him, “Where are you?”And he said,… Read More »We Can Take Responsibility
In our first post on battling ingratitude, we saw the danger of ingratitude and the importance of being grateful. Then in the second post, we saw how from Psalm 103 gratitude is built on humility and flows from experiencing God’s compassion. In this final post, I want to… Read More »Battling Ingratitude Part 3