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I can’t write it enough about humility! Humility starts all of the good things that God has in store for us! When you begin to realize that humility is really the “fear of the Lord”, or acknowledging the awesomeness of God and His creation, you begin to experience the many promises of God. The wages [...]
It came to me this morning while on my treadmill. I have been trying to figure out what do for some major trials I’m facing. Then, this truth hit me! I actually get more blessing,s and greater good, from my trials than from the good things that are happening to me. The old song, “Count your blessings – [...]
1 Thessalonians 4: 9-11 (New Living Translation) 9 For God chose to save us through our Lord Jesus Christ, not to pour out his anger on us. 10 Christ died for us so that, whether we are dead or alive when he returns, we can live with him forever. 11 So encourage each other and [...]
God has designed a special “bit and bridal” for mankind to place in his mouth and allow God, through Christ’s words, to control which direction he moves. It’s just like a horse being tamed. When I place the bit in my mouth, I agree with God that His ways are higher than mine and His [...]
One of the best things in life is to realize that “ALL” of my irritations and hurts are inside of my heart and I alone can fix it with God’s power abiding within me. The pains of life come and I accept them as a major, good part of life. The reason I can “cheer” [...]
“Teach the older men to be temperate, worthy of respect, self-controlled, and sound in faith, in love and in endurance.” Titus 2:2, NIV Let’s face it. In America today, men tend to get a bad rap. In movies and on TV, husbands are often lumped into two categories: abusive or comically stupid. We read stories [...]
How to adjust your expectations when nothing seems to go right.
You feel stuck. Your marriage is no where near what you dreamed it would be. Your satisfaction has dropped to an all time low. What do you do now?
I was browsing my marriage articles I read each week and found this post by Perez Hilton (who I certainly do not endorse, but found the article led me to some important insights): Then, her twin sister, Josefin, came to her and persuaded her not to file the papers while she was so emotional. She urged [...]