When I think of meditation, I think of praying and reading the Bible and it is something I start every day with. I find great value in replacing the worldly junk that fills my mind with the promises of God. It also reminds me that I'm not in this alone. When Jesus became my Savior, … Continue reading Meditation With Eternal Benefits
How important are our entertainment choices? Does it really matter what we watch? What we listen to? What we read? After all, we won't let the things we see or hear impact the way we act! Will we? The Bible warns us about what we put in and how it will impact what comes out. … Continue reading Good things in…
You will keep in perfect peace all who trust in you, all whose thoughts are fixed on you! (Isaiah 26:3 NLT) ...Fix your thoughts on what is true, and honorable, and right, and pure, and lovely, and admirable. Think about things that are excellent and worthy of praise. (Philippians 4:8 NLT) Think about the things … Continue reading Fix our thoughts
Therefore, since we are surrounded by such a huge crowd of witnesses to the life of faith, let us strip off every weight that slows us down, especially the sin that so easily trips us up. And let us run with endurance the race God has set before us. We do this by keeping our … Continue reading Don’t carry that heavy sin!
So if you’re serious about living this new resurrection life with Christ, act like it...Colossians 3:1 MSG If you're serious...act like it! That's a convicting declaration. What does that mean? How do we act like it. Fortunately the Word of God provides us with plenty of instructions to accomplish this. Paul, inspired by the Holy … Continue reading Act like it!
Put me on trial, Lord, and cross-examine me. Test my motives and my heart. (Psalms 26:2 NLT) There's a cliche phrase that people often use to justify (either wrongly or rightly) their actions. "God knows my heart." This is certainly true, but when we say that, are we truly comfortable with what he sees? Do … Continue reading Motives