Starve Contention To Death

Proverbs 26:21 As coals are to burning coals, and wood to fire; so is a contentious man to kindle strife Don’t feed the relationship with a contentious person.  A contentious person is a troublemaker.  They create strife and confusion by just walking into the room.  Controversy seems to follow them

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When Information Is Not Enough

I saw a quote on a marquee today that said this:  “We are drowning in information but we are starving for wisdom”.  How true that is!  We live in information overload for most of our lives.  You are bombarded on every side by advertisements and people vying for your attention. 

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Turn Down the Volume

Be still and know that I am God – Psalm 46:10 God is always speaking to you.  Please note that just because God is always speaking does not mean that we are always listening.  In fact – there are many messages I know that I have missed from God because

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Do You Know Who You Are?

When you know who you are – you are no longer concerned with who you aren’t I see too many people stressing over who they are “not” rather than strengthening who they are.  People are obsessed with the fact they are not: As slim and attractive as the person who

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Are You Bored?

Are you bored with life?  God did not create life to be boring.  When you really consider how exciting your journey with God can be – there is no room and definitely no time to be bored!  Can you imagine Abraham or Moses being bored?  I don’t think the disciples

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The Event

What event are you waiting on to happen before you start living?  How many times have you heard people say something like this:  “As soon as I get married – then I will be happy”  “As soon as I get that promotion on the job – then I will really

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The Power of Saying Nothing

Don’t waste your words on people who need your silence.  Sometimes the most powerful thing you can say is…nothing. The Word of God teaches us in Proverbs 10:19 that “In the multitude of words sin is not lacking, But he who restrains his lips [is] wise.” I am finding in

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