I SHOULD SECOND-GUESS MYSELF There is a way that seems right to a man, but its end is the way of death. Proverbs 14:12 A twenty-four hour day is filled with dozens of decisions; some minor, some major. Most decisions won't appear to present … Continue reading I Should Second-Guess Myself
HOW FAR WILL I GO TO EARN OTHERS RESPECT? And Pharaoh called Joseph’s name Zaphenath-paneah. And he gave him in marriage Asenath, the daughter of Potiphera priest of On. So Joseph went out over the land of Egypt. Genesis 41:45 I can learn a … Continue reading How Far Will I Go To Earn Other’s Respect?
WHEN ANGER EXPLODES A quick tempered man acts foolishly. Proverbs 14:17 Take a glass that is mostly full of water, add a little more, and it will spill over. Take a man or woman who is already full of rage, add one small … Continue reading Why Anger Explodes
AM I LAZY AND WHAT IS THE COST? The way of the sluggard is as a hedge of thorns. Proverbs 15:19 Life happens to the lazy man as opposed to being shaped by him. He will see challenges come but, because of his slothfulness, he … Continue reading Am I Lazy and What Is The Cost?
WHEN A FRIEND OF GOD SPEAKS Anxiety in the heart of a man weighs it down, but a good word makes it glad. Proverbs 12:25 I’m not a stranger to pain. I've lived long enough to recognize the foreboding fronts on the horizon that often … Continue reading When a Friend of God Speaks
IT'S CALLED REDEMPTION The wealth of the sinner is stored up for the righteous. Proverbs 13:22 Look at Solomon’s words. Do you believe this outrageous claim? Could it be true that when others deprive you of what is rightfully yours and hoard it … Continue reading It’s Called Redemption
HOW OTHERS FEEL IN MY SPACE Much wealth is in the house of the righteous. Proverbs 15:6 The wealth Solomon is referring to has nothing to do with net worth. He speaks of an abundance that can be felt in one's spirit. How … Continue reading How Others Feel In My Space
“I CAN’T BELIEVE YOU’D ASK ME TO DO THAT!” And Isaac said to his father Abraham, “My father!” And he said, “Here I am, my son.” He said, “Behold, the fire and the wood, but where is the lamb for a burnt offering?” Genesis 22:7 … Continue reading “I Can’t Believe You’d Ask Me To Do This!”
DON'T ABDICATE! In the morning, O LORD, You will hear my voice; In the morning I will order my prayer to You and eagerly watch. Psalm 5:3 You will have some good days; ones that you look back on and make you smile. They will … Continue reading God’s Wisdom – Don’t Abdicate!
"Little by little I will drive them out before you, until you have increased enough to take possession of the land." Deuteronomy 23:30 Let's talk about this big thing that overwhelms you; that thing you bring before me nearly every hour of the day. I … Continue reading God’s Wisdom ~ Little by Little