Posts filed under: Mindset

Are You Ready to Say Yes to God?

Are you ready to say yes to God? A ready person never needs time to get ready. We spent time with friends a few weeks ago in Sarasota, Florida. I...

Why Be Ever Hopeful Romans 15:13

Romans 15:13 says: May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing so that you may abound in hope by the power of the Holy...

How to Combat Cynicism with Philippians 4:8

How to combat cynicism? Whatever… Have you ever found yourself uttering this word when a conversation is going nowhere? I know I have. The word is usually expressed under my...

3 Exercises to Keep You Spiritually Fit

An interesting thing happened. When I focused on becoming physically fit, it lead me to becoming spiritually fit. These three simple exercises will help you become and keep spiritually fit...

Do You See God’s Glory in the Mirror

When you look in the mirror, what do you see? Do you see God’s glory? 2 Corinthians says: And all of us, with unveiled faces, seeing the glory of the...

How to Be More Effective in Prayer

I believe that all prayers are answered. They may not be answered in the way that we were expecting. I also believe that we can make prayer more effective. Prayer...

Why You Need to Recognize the Enemy of Distraction

Solomon recognized the enemy of distraction when he instructed in Proverbs 4:25: Let your eyes look directly forward and your gaze be straight before you. In the following two verses,...

What Does the Golden Rule Not Mean

Have you ever thought what The Golden Rule does not mean? If you haven’t, you can not only be robbing yourself of joy, but festering bitterness. You were probably taught...

What Do You Really Need to Give Up for Lent and Always

During Lent we traditionally give up things as a sacrifice like chocolate, alcohol, soda, meat on Friday, Girl Scout cookies, and the like. (Why is National Girl Scout Cookie Day...

God’s Manufacturer’s Warranty

Unlike a bookshelf or barbecue pit you need to assemble (almost always guaranteed to have a bolt or two left over when you’re done), we come into this world whole....