A Radical Approach to 2018 — Living like We Are Leaving

Kevin Hurt

Kevin Hurt

As a year passes into the history books and another new year begins, one of the news items that catches my attention is the list of those who are often referred to as “famous people” who died in the previous year. They have their names listed under the headline “Departures.” They include people who made some sort of impact on our world, and now they are no longer with us. Continue reading

Biblical Storm Tips after Harvey

Kevin Hurt

Kevin Hurt

As I’ve thought once again about Harvey, and previous storms both in the U.S. and around the world, I was reminded of the storms that hit all our lives, not just physical storms like in Houston, TX, but the spiritual storms — the ones the Bible tells us we can expect (John 16:33; James 1:2-4; 1 Pet. 4:12-19, etc.). Continue reading

If I Only Had More Time

Kevin Hurt

Kevin Hurt

A deadline is looming. You only have a few hours left until you need to submit the final version of a project. Your heart beats fast, your knees bounce . . . but you are still on Facebook, doing last minute research, or replying to an urgent email as you rush toward that deadline. You, my friend, need better time management skills. Continue reading

Adelante! Adelante!

Kevin Hurt

Kevin Hurt

Three days before reaching the New World, the crew begged him to turn back, fearing if they went farther they couldn’t catch enough wind to return to Spain before running out of food and water. But Christopher Columbus had one word for his faltering men: Adelante! Adelante! — Onward! Onward! Continue reading

Fact or Faith Checker — How We Counsel In This Political Season

Kevin Hurt

Kevin Hurt

As biblical counselors, we find ourselves dealing with the normal, and in one sense, common colds of life’s issues — anger, anxiety, depression, the need to forgive, etc. As a biblical counselor, when our counselees present these type of struggles to us, we turn to God’s Word and lead them to think and respond biblically. Continue reading