“Not Normal” By H Troy Green There are things that are so familiar to us that we consider them “normal,” but which are actually very destructive. One of those unhealthy things that some of us live with is abuse. Abuse is any severe form of mistreatment that damages us. It can come on so gradually and happen so consistently that it just becomes part of our lives, but it is not normal. The most frequent types of abuse are physical, emotional, mental, sexual, and financial. The key difference between mistreatment (like someone......
In this brief article I try to provide some guidelines to help you consider where it is that God wants you to go to church. This is an expanded version of an article published by the same title in the Petersburg News (Sept 2016). “Your Church” By H. Troy Green People sometimes ask me to help them find a church. It is an important concern because God expects Christians to be part of a church. People say, “Well, I can be spiritual without going to Church.” And I suppose that is true, but......
Here is a brief essay offering some premarital advice about three critical things a husband and wife have to get right to have a healthy marriage. If you are here from the Lion’s Club Petersburg News then let me welcome you and suggest you look around for some more interesting and helpful pages. Before You Marry By H. Troy Green This month I’m going to dispense some pre-martial advice. There are many things that go into healthy and satisfying relationship, but here are arguable the three most important things to consider before......