Q: God must be very disappointed in me because I keep making resolutions to become a better person, and then the next thing I know I've broken them. A: You aren't alone; almost everyone has tried to become a better person -- and failed.
Q: I guess you'd say my sister-in-law is kind of "high maintenance." A: Although it may be tiresome for you, in reality you're already helping your sister-in-law by being a good listener, and I hope you won't stop.
Q: Do you think some people are just destined to be bad, and no matter what happens they'll always do what's wrong?
Q: I always vowed I wouldn't be like my parents, who were very angry and abusive toward my brother and me. But now I sometimes find myself losing control with my own children.
Q: Have you ever heard anyone say that "God hates the sin but loves the sinner"? A: No, your cousin is not right -- and in fact he is deceiving himself by thinking he can live any way he wants to and still get to heaven.