Deep Truths

Do you want to be a servant of God? Are you trustworthy? Do others respect you? Will you pursue and hold onto the deep truths of faith? The Greek word for deacon, diakonos, literally means “to wait on tables.” In our society today, a person who waits on tables does not necessarily command a lot ofContinue reading “Deep Truths”

Wonderful Disruptions

Have you ever set out to do one thing only to end up doing something else? Have you thought you were going to get time to spend alone with God only to find someone else needed you? Have you gone to pray to be interrupted by something else? If your life is anything like mine,Continue reading “Wonderful Disruptions”

God’s Gift

Have you done something to receive a gift or prize? Was the gift a lasting gift, one that you were able to use or enjoy for many years? Did you pass the gift on to others? Do you know there is a gift you can receive that will last for your entire life? We mayContinue reading “God’s Gift”

Good Day or Bad Day

What is your attitude toward work? Do you put forth your best effort? Or do you only put forth the minimum effort to get by? Who are you working for? Are you working for your boss? Yourself? Or are you working for God? We all have good days and bad days. To some degree, whetherContinue reading “Good Day or Bad Day”

Inexpressible Joy

Do you know how to acquire joy in your life? Do you understand where it comes from? Is your joy inexpressible? Is it a glorious joy you cannot explain? Have you thought about your faith? Have you thought about your salvation? Joy can be inexpressible, meaning we cannot explain it when asked what it is.Continue reading “Inexpressible Joy”

Noble Character

What would you say your reputation is? How is your temperament? How do you believe others view your ethos? What traits of yours do you believe others admire? In other words, what is your character? We all have a variety of traits that make up our character. Our temperament, attitude, ethos, habits, disposition, and aptitudeContinue reading “Noble Character”

Sincere Love

Do you ever wonder just how you are to act in any given situation? Have you wondered how others expect you to act or behave? Ever wonder how God expects you to behave, what attitude He wants you to have, how He wants you to interact with others? We change our behavior based on whoContinue reading “Sincere Love”

A Good Worker

Are you a person who does your work cheerfully? Or do you grumble about the tasks assigned to you? Do you willingly chip in to help others? Or do you attempt to get out of helping? Have you thought how that reflects, not only on you, but on God as well? We all have daysContinue reading “A Good Worker”

Renewal

How are you renewed to face each day? Is it a good night’s sleep? Is it by looking forward to something good happening today? Is it because of a positive attitude? Or, do you have a more powerful source that renews you? We have all experienced the drudgery of this world. There are numerous worriesContinue reading “Renewal”

Don’t Worry

What are your plans for tomorrow? Are you planning for next weekend? Are you planning your next vacation and wondering how you will save the money for it? Are you worried about the doctor appointment you have next week? Are you worried about the job interview you have coming up? We all plan different activities.Continue reading “Don’t Worry”