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Hi, I'm Jim Watkins, and I've
been an ordained minister for over thirty years and have been online since 1997. I'm also the author of
over 2,000 articles and
So, this site is a combination of my love for helping people, writing, and social networking. Here's how
I can help. Below, you'll find some helpful online articles and books. Plus, I'd love to chat with you
"Dear friend, I pray that you may enjoy good health and that all may go well with you,
even as your soul is
getting along well" (3 John 2).
Who is God?
Genuine Jesus or counterfeit Christ?
"God isn't real. I can't see Him." Answering our
Holy Ghost! Who is He? What does He do?
Who is the ultimate super hero?
How can I know God?
Looking for love in all the right places
Are you eternally insecure?
Experiencing God's perfect love
"What Must I Do to Inherit Eternal Life?"
How does God speak to me?
What does the Bible really say?
'God's will' is not lost: for those trying to 'find' it
Signs and wonders?!
How can I develop my spiritual life?
24k crosses: they just don't make crosses like they used to
Are you wearing holy undies? (Victoria doesn't have all the secrets!)
Yes, Virginia, there is life after Christmas
Why isn't the "prosperity gospel" working for me?
Finely-aged believers get squeezed
God is never late . . . but He sure is slow
Healing: faith or fake?
Keeping your dreams alive
Living simplyand richly
The rest of the Bible story
Top ten signs you may belong to a cult
When 'It's Friday, but Sunday's comin' just isn't enough
Why is not the best question
How can I find hope?
Encouragement for clergy
Encouraging quips and quotations
God is never late . . . but He sure is slow!
Hope and humor (50 encouraging posts)
"I just want to die" Hope for the suicidal
"I'm a giant killer!" keynote talk
Keeping your dreams alive
Son of a saint: good parents, bad children
Squeezing Good Out of Bad (Get a free download if you're unemployed)
Twenty of my most hopeful posts from 2010
Why? Some thoughts on life's tough questions
You may be clinically depressed if . . .
How can I know more?
Angels don't come from Hallmark
Demons: possession or obsession?
Ministry resources for pastors, teachers, Christian leaders
Pedestals: Why do famous Christians keep falling off?
Women in ministry resources
How can I deal with death?
Dealing with death and grief
Dealing with impending death
Dealing with terrorist attacks
Characters: Comedies and Dramas
Communicate to Change Lives
Squeezing Good Out of Bad
The Why Files: Are there really ghosts?
The Why Files: Is there really life after death?
The Why Files: When can I start dating?
I'm not a licensed counselor or therapist, but I would love to help you with your spiritual questions. I've worked with
children, youth and adults for over thirty years and would love to chat through
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