‘Then you will be prosperous and successful.’ Joshua 1:8 NIV God told Joshua: ‘This Book of the Law shall not depart from your mouth, but you shall meditate in it day and night, that you may observe to do according to all that is written in it. For then you will make your way prosperous, …Read More
‘Let your moderation be known unto all men.’ Philippians 4:5 KJV To have a balanced life you must live by these two Scriptures: (1) ‘God cares for you, so turn all your worries over to Him.’ (1 Peter 5:7 CEV) (2) ‘Be on your guard and stay awake. Your enemy, the devil, is like a …Read More
‘The Lord will command the blessing on you in your barns and in all that you undertake.’ Deuteronomy 28:8 ESV Almost anybody can spot the problem, discuss the problem, and complain about the problem. But a solution-oriented person looks for ways to solve the problem. Murray Spangler was such a person. As a department store …Read More
‘Then you will have good success.’ Joshua 1:8 NKJV When Joshua became leader of Israel in place of Moses, God told him: ‘This Book of the Law shall not depart from your mouth, but you shall meditate in it day and night, that you may observe to do according to all that is written in …Read More
‘You must have the same attitude that Christ Jesus had.’ Philippians 2:5 NLT A flying instructor will tell you that periodically your plane needs to be ‘trimmed’ or ‘balanced in flight’. After flying through storms, it gets knocked out of alignment and needs to be adjusted. The same thing happens on your spiritual journey. The …Read More
Satan will take every legitimate desire you have and try to get you to fulfill it in an illegitimate way. But you can overcome him.
Contentment never comes from externals! If your pursuit of material things is leaving no time for God, re-examine your priorities and start changing them while you still can.
‘The battle is the Lord’s.’ And He’s never lost one yet! David may have felt small, but he knew God was big enough for the job. Do you know that?
What is your God like? Loving or judgmental? Distant or available? Limited or powerful? Your concept of God will determine your confidence in Him, so spend time getting to know Him.
We all want people to be pleased with us, but we must also realise that they frequently have unrealistic expectations and sometimes selfish ones