Nothing will destroy your peace of mind faster than comparing. It shows a lack of understanding and makes you ‘behave unwisely’ (2 Corinthians 10:12).
Cain measured himself against his brother Abel, and it ended in murder. When the disciples compared notes to see who among them would suffer and who…
The sluggard never does today what he can put off until tomorrow, and he never does tomorrow what he can put off forever.
His favorite workday is tomorrow. That’s why God asks, ‘How long wilt thou sleep, O sluggard? When wilt thou arise out of thy sleep?’ (Proverbs 6:9).
The word vocation comes from the Latin word vocare, which means ‘spiritual calling.’
Every vocation, regardless of what it is, is a calling from God.
And once you start to see your job in that light, you will find it easier to believe God wants to bless you on the…
In the book of First Chronicles, the Bible tells us about a man named Jabez. The first nine chapters consist of genealogies, listing more than six hundred names.
And right there in the middle of all those names, God singles out one man for special recognition, and his name is…
Every day you live you will be presented with opportunities to grow in grace (2 Peter 3:18), And you must always be open and receptive to them.
A grandmother celebrating her fiftieth wedding anniversary shared the secret of her long and happy relationship:
On my wedding day, I decided to…
Each day we’ll face the temptation to do things that aren’t God’s best for us. This temptation can come from our own desires, peer pressure, or the expectations of society.
But God is right there to help. …
In the last half-century, doctors have come to understand and emphasize the correlation between mental and physical health.
Yet the Bible talked about it over three thousand years ago when King Solomon gave us these four proverbs:
“A peaceful heart leads to a healthy body; jealousy is like a cancer…
Can’t remember clearly how I met you!
But we became very close back then in school,
We studied very hard so that life will not be in vain,
This we did under the sun and the rain,
I know it is appointed unto men once to die,
But I can’t just hold back the tears…
Lying in a self-pooled blood
Yet in the heavy flood
Thunders looking with
Murderous eyes-fire lit
Gasping for breath
Contending with death
Asking for the hands of hope
Yet hope said nope
Having the throat badly strangled
And the body badly handled
Confusion heard the cry
Yet hope was leaving…