This edition from Simon and Schuster has been totally revised with expanded teachings and a study guide. Available in stores and online now!

Connect with Clare and others
about the book

Read what these people are saying about The 10 Second Rule
Click Here to Read Their Endorsements

  • Bill Hybels
  • Joni Eareckson Tada
  • Chip Ingram
  • Ed Dobson
  • Dick DeVos
  • Betty Huizenga
  • John Ortberg
  • Joe Stowell
  • David Green
  • Jim Samra
  • John Guest
  • Bob Buford
  • And More...
Free Resources (more)

4079 Park East Court, Suite 102
Grand Rapids, MI 49546
P. 616-942-0041

The 10 Second Rule™ is a registered trademark.
Comments & Privacy Policy
Terms & Conditions

Anxiety – is it a sin?
Posted by Clare
Send This Post to a Friend Send This Post to a Friend

I was meeting with a small group of college students recently when this question was asked.

Is it a sin to be anxious or worried?

The question came up because one student was feeling anxious about the future, and then guilty after recently reading Jesus’ statements in Matthew 6:25 and 34;

“Therefore I tell you, do not worry about your life, what you will eat or drink; or about your body, what you will wear. Is not life more than food, and the body more than clothes? Therefore do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about itself. Each day has enough trouble of its own.”

So, is it a sin for Christians to worry? “Generally not,” I responded and here’s why I believe that’s true. (more…)

Comments (2)

The Fear of God
Posted by Clare
Send This Post to a Friend Send This Post to a Friend

What does it mean to fear God?

I was asked that question recently by a relatively new Christian; He’d been brought to faith, attracted by the love of God for him in spite of his complete immorality and blasphemy of God. Then he fell in love with Jesus and the rest, as they say, was history.

But, now he’s reading the Bible and Christian books and they talk of the need to fear God and he’s confused. (And truthfully, so am I occasionally.) “How do I both love God and fear him at the same time?”, he asked. A great question. So, here’s what I told him and I’d be interested to hear, if you agree. (more…)

Comments (0)
Next   |