Our words define who we are in our hearts. As Christians, we are God's ambassadors on this earth, and what we say reflects how others see Him. It's easy to get caught up in gossip and believe we're just sharing information, and it's equally destructive to speak badly and judge someone for what we think … Continue reading We Are What We Say
Sometimes, even though we love the Lord, the words that come out of our mouths don't edify Him; they do just the opposite. So, how do we overcome this to make our words acceptable to God? We study the Bible and fill up on His truth! The Scriptures are life to our souls, and the … Continue reading Our Words
The Land of the Living
As Christians, we walk by faith, not by sight. We are surrounded by gossip and negative news reports, and many people live in fear because they don't know the truth—but we know the truth! Let's keep our hearts on God, our eyes in the Word, and our mouths full of praise so we can speak … Continue reading The Land of the Living
The best start to any day is to greet the Lord with praise, give Him thanks for the day, and ask Him to live through us so that we can be the person He has called us to be. The people of this world are hurting and scared because they are looking to the leaders … Continue reading Words
What IS My Motive?
Many people enjoy giving gifts or helping others in need. Some give large, notable amounts of funds while others give small and discreet gifts. It is part of our human nature to give, but unfortunately, the purpose behind the giving can vary from one side to the other. As believers, our giving must be from … Continue reading What IS My Motive?
Please, pass the salt!
There's a mineral that we use every day and can't live without. It gives life and we use it to accent our food, preserve food, bathe in, and even cleanse wounds. Spiritual salt is also crucial to life, and we must always be filled and ready to respond when we hear, “Please, pass the salt!” Jesus had … Continue reading Please, pass the salt!