What would make you not go and do what you are supposed to do? What would make you take a second look? What would make you take that step? What would cause you to try and cover it up? What … Continue reading Guard your eyes. Guard your heart.
Today, in the idea of today’s topic, I am going to let God’s Word speak for itself … 1Do not be quick with your mouth nor hasty in your heart to utter a word in God’s presence. For God is … Continue reading Less is More. God is enough.
After setting things up do you take time to rest? After completing the good work, do you make time to rest? There is a good example of this as today’s reading begins. Do you set apart time that is to … Continue reading Are you ready for what is yet to come?
Consider all the people who appear to be successful based on many popular definitions… rich, famous, popular, … Consider how many of them we see fall or get tripped up in that success. Success isn’t the top, it is part of the journey and once you get to it, the foundation you have built gets tested. Consider those who become famous and how their marriages end up. Consider those who become rich and how their marriages end up. Consider those who become popular and how their marriages end up. Be it marriage, be it drugs, be it alcohol, be it … Continue reading The biggest challenge in life is success and prosperity.
Don’t love the world’s ways. Don’t love the world’s goods. Love of the world squeezes out love for the Father. Practically everything that goes on in the world—wanting your own way, wanting everything for yourself, wanting to appear important—has nothing to do with the Father. It just isolates you from him. The world and all its wanting, wanting, wanting is on the way out—but whoever does what God wants is set for eternity. — 1 John 2:15-17 In verse 16 of another translation it is put this way: For the world offers only a craving for physical pleasure, a craving … Continue reading Are you lusting after the wrong things? Are you dealing with unhealthy cravings?