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Anger management (3)

‘Out of the overflow of his heart his mouth speaks.’ Luke 6:45 NIV What you store on your computer’s hard drive can be recalled with a few clicks. Jesus said: ‘The good man brings good things out of the good stored up in his heart… the evil man brings evil things out of the evil …Read More

Anger Management (2)

‘My inmost being will rejoice when your lips speak right things.’ Proverbs 23:16 NKJV When it comes to practising anger management, here are two important Bible principles: (1) Don’t blame people and things. Blaming is a way of evading responsibility while pointing your finger elsewhere. ‘If only you’d arrive on time, I wouldn’t have to …Read More

Anger Management (1)

‘Don’t sin by letting anger control you.’ Ephesians 4:26 NLT Here’s a Bible plan for growth that includes anger management: ‘Let the Spirit renew your thoughts and attitudes. Put on your new nature, created to be like God—truly righteous and holy. So stop telling lies. Let us tell our neighbours the truth, for we are …Read More

Focus On What Really Matters

‘Life is not measured by how much you own.’ Luke 12:15 NLT One day a man was talking to an angel. The story goes that the angel said, ‘What can I do for you?’ The man said, ‘Show me the Wall Street Journal one year from today. This way, I’ll know where to invest my …Read More

You Belong To God

‘Fear not, for I have redeemed you… You are Mine.’ Isaiah 43:1 NKJV When God redeems you, He owns you. And what He owns, He protects! This is illustrated in the story of Belshazzar. The Bible says: ‘Belshazzar the king made a great feast for a thousand of his lords… Belshazzar gave the command to …Read More

Set Goals For Your Life

‘Write the vision and make it plain.’ Habakkuk 2:2 NKJV Only when you’re clear about your personal goals, can you measure your personal growth. Here are eight proven principles that will help you to establish the right goals for your life: (1) Begin with prayer; otherwise the ladder you’re climbing may be leaning against the …Read More

Write It Down—Then Tear It Up!

‘Forgetting those things which are behind and reaching forward to those things which are ahead.’ Philippians 3:13 NKJV There will always be people who speak ill of you. ‘She’ll never amount to anything… His parents were nothing, his grandparents were nothing, and he’s going to be nothing too!’ The question is: who are you going …Read More

Get The Mix Right!

‘It was not mixed with faith.’ Hebrews 4:2 AMPC In order for cement to become concrete, it must be mixed with sand and water. If you don’t get the mix right, the cement will never become concrete. And just as your body needs good nutrition each day, your soul needs to be fed on God’s …Read More

Don’t Give Place To Envy

‘Lord… You guard all that is mine.’ Psalm 16:5 NLT Have you allowed envy to form a ‘stronghold’ in your life? Do you find yourself avoiding or feeling resentful of certain people because of their success? The Bible says, ‘Envy rots the bones.’ (Proverbs 14:30 NIV) and the New Living Translation paraphrases it this way: …Read More

Shout It From The Rooftops!

‘Let the redeemed of the Lord say so.’ Psalm 107:2 NKJV No matter how badly you have failed, God will give you another chance. After Jonah had disobeyed God, spent three days in the belly of a whale, and been regurgitated on the shore close to where he started, the Bible says, ‘The word of …Read More

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