No more lies, no more pretense. Tell your neighbor the truth. In Christ’s body we’re all connected to each other, after all. When you lie to others, you end up lying to yourself. Isn’t it obvious that all angels are sent to help out with those lined up to […]
HUMILITY Being humble is not thinking too highly of yourself.I’ll leave a core of people among you who are poor in spirit. Zephaniah 3:12 Being humble is being willing to admit and confess sin. I know how bad I’ve been; my sins are staring me down. You’re the […]
Ecclesiastes 8:16-17 When I applied my heart to know wisdom and to see the business that is done on earth, even though one sees no sleep day or night, then I saw all the work of God, that a man cannot find out the work that is done […]
2 Timothy 1:7 The Holy Spirit, God’s gift, does not want you to be afraid of people, but to be wise and strong, and to love them and enjoy being with them.
Mark 4:26-27 Jesus said, “God’s kingdom is like seed thrown on a field by a man who then goes to bed and forgets about it. The seed sprouts and grows–he has no idea how it happens. Wrong doing has a way of rebounding on us. Job 4:8 says “It’s my […]
Proverbs 13:20 Become wise by walking with the wise; hang out with fools and watch your life fall to pieces.
Listen to good advice if you want to live well, an honored guest among wise men and women. Proverbs 15:31
James 3:13-18 Do you want to be counted wise, to build a reputation for wisdom? Here’s what you do: Live well, live wisely, live humbly. It’s the way you live, not the way you talk, that counts. Mean-spirited ambition isn’t wisdom. Boasting that you are wise isn’t wisdom. […]
Pay attention: I’m teaching you the rules and regulations that God commanded me, so that you may live by them in the land you are entering to take up ownership. Keep them. Practice them. You’ll become wise and understanding. When people hear and see what’s going on, they’ll […]