“Offer unto God thanksgiving and pay thy vows unto the most High: And call upon me in the day of trouble: I will deliver thee, and thou shalt glorify me.” — Psalm 50:14-15 […It’s not so much that God is like a loan shark; he just wants us to be true to Him…and to ourselves.]
Have you ever wanted to try something new, like go on a trip, start a new business or even ask for a raise (instead of just settling for the incremental increase); or maybe face a difficult problem head on? If so, go for it. There is a 50/50% chance you’ll get what you ask for… Read More Don’t be scared
Looking back at year 2010 and forward towards 2011, I am reminded of scriptures found in II Kings 7:3. Elisha the Prophet was bringing forth a positive word to the king in the midst of a bad situation. He was predicting that the next day would bring food and prosperity to the land and that… Read More Why sit we here? [revised reprint]
The Proverbs of Solomon the son of David, king of Israel; To know wisdom and instruction; to perceive the words of understanding; To receive the instruction of wisdom, justice, and judgment, and equity; To give subtilty to the simple, to the young man knowledge and discretion. A wise man will hear, and will increase learning;… Read More Sound Advice
“But the salvation of the righteous is of the Lord: he is their strength in the time of trouble. And the Lord shall help them and deliver them: he shall deliver them from the wicked, and save them because they trust in him. (Psalm 37:39-40)” Meaning: Salvation is in the righteous [living word of God]: … Read More Good Word For Today: Friday, 10 December 2010
Regardless of what it is, once a mistake has been made, it’s important to learn from it and move beyond it. Many times we would like to remain in a state of self-pity; but in reality life goes on.
“God knows how much we can bear”. That’s a familiar phrase that’s been used to comfort the sufferer time and time again when faced with adversity, bills, sickness, disease, sorrow and troubles. In the midst of these things, “God knows how much we can bear”. In context, it seems the term usually implies that God… Read More “God Knows How Much We Can Bear” [Repost]