Monthly Archives: October 2016

Life-Giving Rebuke

He who listens to a life-giving rebuke will be at home among the wise. Proverbs 15:31 (NIV) Constructive Criticism You have heard words of constructive criticism before haven’t you? Yes, I have. That’s a modern way to say what is … Continue reading

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Fix Your Thoughts

Therefore, holy brothers, who share in the heavenly calling, fix your thoughts on Jesus, the apostle and high priest whom we confess. Hebrews 3:1 (NIV) Fix My Thoughts Fix my thoughts. Now, that is a thought. My thoughts have been … Continue reading

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On Every Word

He humbled you, causing you to hunger and then feeding you with manna, which neither you nor your fathers had known, to teach you that man does not live on bread alone but on every word that comes from the … Continue reading

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Weak – Strong

Now I take limitations in stride, and with good cheer, these limitations that cut me down to size—abuse, accidents, opposition, bad breaks. I just let Christ take over! And so the weaker I get, the stronger I become. 2 Corinthians … Continue reading

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Being Like Minded

If you have any encouragement from being united with Christ, if any comfort from his love, if any fellowship with the Spirit, if any tenderness and compassion, then make my joy complete by being like-minded, having the same love, being … Continue reading

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Even A Fool

Even a fool is thought wise if he keeps silent, and discerning if he holds his tongue. Proverbs 17:28 (NIV)   Hold Your Tongue You have opened your mouth when it would have been far better if you had held your … Continue reading

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Mouth Speaks

“No good tree bears bad fruit, nor does a bad tree bear good fruit. Each tree is recognized by its own fruit. People do not pick figs from thornbushes, or grapes from briers. The good man brings good things out … Continue reading

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A Foothold

“In your anger do not sin”: Do not let the sun go down while you are still angry, and do not give the devil a foothold.  Ephesians 4:26-27 (NIV)  Your Move What are you doing? I’m rehearsing my anger. What … Continue reading

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Solomon Asks For Wisdom

The Lord was pleased that Solomon had asked for this. So God said to him, “Since you have asked for this and not for long life or wealth for yourself, nor have asked for the death of your enemies but … Continue reading

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Healing Of Namaan

Naaman’s servants went to him and said, “My father, if the prophet had told you to do some great thing, would you not have done it? How much more, then, when he tells you, ‘Wash and be cleansed’!” So he … Continue reading

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