4 Tips For When Our Peace Gets Tested
I woke up with a song in my heart. I was energized and motivated. I was able to see God’s plan for my life and could see the next steps ahead of me that needed to be taken.
I went to work eager to get things done… not the nature of the work per se but to tick things off my to-do-list so I could go home and start my “real” life. Read more ...
God's Grace When We Fail
Unworthy of God's grace.
I had gotten the word. I was fired up and motivated. I was feeling rejuvenated and positive – ready to sit back and let Jehovah fight my battles. Then I walked into the office. In less than five minutes I was snarling at my coworkers. Oh. My. Word. Read more ...
Why God Doesn't Like Complaining
When I don’t like something, I tend to complain about it. Sometimes it’s out loud. Other times it’s in my head. Are you also like that? A friend challenged me to explain why God didn't like it when we complained. The answer was so interesting I had to share it with you. Read more ....
Do We Believe the Positive Words We Tell Ourselves?
There have been hundreds, maybe thousands of books written about the power of positive thinking.
The words we tell ourselves can either drive us into action or trap us into a prison the likes of which cannot be escaped from. Read more ...
Solomon: The Not-So-Wise Wise Man
Solomon had the distinction of being the wisest man on earth. The great Queen of Sheba travelled to Jerusalem to meet with him to see if the stories she had heard about him were true (II Chronicles 9:1-12).
The three books he wrote – Song of Solomon, Proverbs and Ecclesiastes – are filled with bite-sized pieces of wisdom and knowledge. Yet, even the wisest man was wooed away from serving the true God: Jehovah. Read more...