Dale R. Goodman, Ph.D., D.MiN. 

empowering life and relationships

Life Issues - Building a Healthy Life

Taking Responsibility for Your Life by Andy Stanley

Where does it come from? We know it's there. Irresponsibility runs rampant, and what does it even mean to be responsible? Deep down, we all know that irresponsibility creates conflict. If that is really something we can change, shouldn't we? 

You'll Be Glad You Did by Andy Stanley

We all wear labels. Many of the labels we wear were placed on us by others - parents, siblings, friends, teachers, coaches, or coworkers. But what if we're carrying around the wrong labels? Who has the right to label you? Who are you going to allow to label you?

Breathing Room by Andy Stanley

Our lives are busy and fast-paced. The lack of margin increases our stress and shortens our tempers. It can distract us from the most important things in our lives . . . and our relationships suffer. It can even affect our relationship with God because there's a connection between our willingness to create margin and our faith. Life is better with breathing room.

Free by Andy Stanley

It's difficult to solve a problem when you don't understand what's wrong to begin with. Many of us have been trying to solve the problem of "us" for a long time. Some of you have lost friends, family, or jobs because you couldn't solve you. Some of you have paid someone good money to solve you. But what if the real problem is that you don't know what the problem is?

Vengeance by John Woodall

Hurt happens. Each of us either has been hurt, is currently hurting, or will be hurt. And something inside us says, "This is wrong." We want the people who hurt us to pay. In this message, John Woodall explains what the Bible says about our desire for vengeance and how we're supposed to handle it.