Have you ever stopped mid-sentence and wished you could take back your words? Unfortunately we must suffer the consequences of our spoken words! If you find yourself walking away from conversations feeling regretful for what came of your mouth, it's time to start limiting your words. Give advice only when asked, don't offer information about... Continue Reading →
When singing the Christmas hymn, "Silent Night", I have always pictured peace. A night where the stars twinkled brightly, and the cool air was calm. Yet, reality more than likely tells a different story! The barn was probably smelly and the animals dirty. Did Joseph have to clean out a stall before he made a... Continue Reading →
"He that hath knowledge spareth his words: and a man of understanding is of an excellent spirit." - Proverbs 17:27 When someone has wronged us either in word or deed, it doesn't take but a few milliseconds to come up with a response. Often, those quick and thoughtless responses can be more damaging than the offending deed! ... Continue Reading →
Over time, as we grow in the Lord, some of our zeal tends to fade away. Some Christians even return to the things they had once given up for God.
Insomnia usually goes hand in hand with anxiety. It can be a brutal cycle that causes the believer to cry, plead, and bargain with God! I wish I could say I have learned to accept sleepless nights, but I still struggle. I have, however, learned a few truths about insomnia. God sees your struggle, He... Continue Reading →
Feeling alone in your trial? Some trials can be so difficult, they take your breath away. You tell yourself no one can understand, and are even convinced that people are "talking".
Let's face it, we've all had moments that have overwhelmed us! Whether it's a crazy schedule or a stressful situation, if you find yourself overwhelmed, try meditating on this:
Have you ever found yourself in a mess that you created? Financial problems, relationship difficulties, academic struggles, schedule conflicts, or job delimas - these things can at times be a result of poor choices we have made. "So what", you may ask? "Why are you rubbing my failures in my face? I can't do anything... Continue Reading →