Wisdom can be defined as the quality of having experience, knowledge, and good judgment; the quality of being wise. An alternative definition of wisdom is the soundness of an action or decision with regard to the application of experience, knowledge, and good judgment. We need to learn for our experiences and the experiences of others. … Continue reading In a situation where you need wisdom?
Ever been told to do something without reason and answered “Why?”. Ever asked someone to do something and received a response of “Why?”. Ever given a reason and got another response of “Why?”. “Why” is an interesting as it is a question of wanting to understand. It is a question that can produce rejection or … Continue reading Why? It is such an interesting question.
It’s interesting when you start reading a good called chase the lion and you read I to learn rather than just a casual read. It is interesting the thoughts and expectations and direction you receive as you give it up to God. When you face to face with a situation you are somewhat ready for … Continue reading Change is at hand, how will you respond?
Only we can control our response. What comes our way in many cases can seem out of our control. What others do or say is similarly not something we can control. We may be able to avoid them or ignore them if we know the risk or danger but in terms of their words and … Continue reading Is your response logical? Is it supposed to be?
We know that in this world we will have troubles! So when we have them, how will you choose to deal with your circumstances? Will you consider it pure joy when you face trials of many kinds? Will you worry about what is going on or what's going to happen? Will you have hope beyond … Continue reading Will you lament or find hope beyond your circumstances?
Do you believe in right and wrong? Do you believe in true and false? Do you believe in righteousness and wickedness? Do you believe in virtuous and dishonoring? Do you believe in diligence and slothfulness? Do you believe and wisdom and foolishness? Do you believe in up and down? Do you believe in North and South? … Continue reading Do you believe in good and evil?
Will you receive it? Will you learn from it? Will you love them? Will you refuse it? Will you reject it? Will you get upset or angry from it? Will you become abusive? Will you be responsive to it? Will you hate them? Will you love them? Let's turn to God! Let's ask Him for wisdom! … Continue reading How do you respond to corrections? How do you respond to being reprimanded?
What is your first response? What is your first thought? Where do you turn? What is your instinctive behavior? How will you act? How will you react? What will be the results of your actions? Will it be to your benefit? Would you consider having your first response to be to give it up to … Continue reading Did you hear what they said? Did you see what they did?
In a situation where it feels too big or bigger than you thought? In a situation where you need help or wisdom? In a situation where you need answers? In a situation where you aren't sure where to turn? Do you need to see it to believe it? Can you believe it without seeing it? … Continue reading Where will you turn for wisdom?
Ever gotten the opportunity to be somewhere or get somewhere? Now that He got you there, what are you going to do about it? You know what you need to do, but are you going to do it? Will you handle your part of the task? You know you can! You have the power! You … Continue reading He got you here so will you do your part?
When faced with a situation and someone questions the group who responds first? When faced with a condition and needing answers, where do you turn? When faced with concerns, how do you respond? We are all people and in need of someone, something. Where will you go? Where will you turn? Who will you call … Continue reading Do you realize you aren’t perfect?
Do you know what your words are saying to people? Do you know what your actions are doing to people? Do you realize the impact you are having on others? Do realize what you are doing? Are you even aware of what's taking place? Consider it! Consider the response(s) you are getting! Today's reading starts … Continue reading Are you aware of what impact you are having?
Ever been in a conversation and the other person wasn't being honest with you? Ever been in a situation where everyone body wasn't playing by the same rules and ethics? Ever been in a situation where people aren't telling you the truth in order to get their way? Ever been tricked? Ever been fooled? Ever … Continue reading Ever been tricked? Ever been fooled?
Last night as I was driving back to the hotel there was an interesting sermon being preached on the radio. It talked about Satan and his angels. It talked about the fact that since Satan isn't omnipresent, he needs a bunch of gophers to go out and get his business done. It talked about the … Continue reading Who rules the world? Over whom does he rule? Or does he? Or how much?