Above all else Guard your Heart

Proverbs 4:23-26 "Above all else, guard your heart, for everything you do flows from it. Keep your mouth free of perversity; keep corrupt talk far from your lips. Let your eyes look straight ahead; fix your gaze directly before you. Give careful thought to the paths for your feet and be steadfast in all your …

Let Your Words Be Few – He Understands

Job 6:24   “Teach me, and I will be silent; make me understand how I have gone astray." Great statement by Job to his friends, who were convinced he must have been doing something wrong, to experience such suffering.  I think Job's statement, as true as it is, probably has a touch of sarcasm in …

Great Leaders Know Themselves to Grow Themselves

“I would rather attempt to do something great and fail than to attempt to do nothing and succeed.” - Robert H. Schuller. It’s no secret that successful people fail many times before achieving greatness. Their level of success was determined by their level of self-awareness. They assessed their failures without internalizing the negative emotions that …

Filled with Compassion Abounding in Love

90 Days of Prayer Day Forty-Six Psalm 103:8 "The LORD is compassionate and gracious, slow to anger, abounding in love." Too many believers think of God as a strict disciplinarian who remembers when they fail to please Him. All too often they relegate grace to the New Covenant, and miss this most gracious loving God …