Add Moral Excellence (virtue) to Your Faith

Put on your new nature, and be renewed as you learn to know your Creator and become like him. Colossians 3:10 Jesus’ divine power gives us everything we need for living a godly life. (2 Peter 1:3.) We begin with the measure of faith that God has assigned to each … Keep reading …

One Great Cookie

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One Great Sandwich Cookie In 2 Peter chapter 1, Peter talks to us about the power of God. What it can do for us, and what it helps us to do for Him. God always has a part that only He can do (the wafer part of the cookie.) And, … Keep reading …

Where Is My Shield of Faith?

Shield of Faith

Shield Of Faith The shield of faith helps us to stand firm in every circumstance at any given time.   Ephesians 6:16 ESV – “In all circumstances take up the shield of faith.” Why? Because, “with it we can extinguish all the flaming darts of the evil one.”   Last … Keep reading …

Make This Your Best Year Yet

Best Year

This Will Be My Best Year So Far New Year’s Day is behind us. Many of us are figuring out our action plans to turn our resolutions into – “This was my best year yet.”   To make sure I achieve my goal, I have decided to make only one … Keep reading …

Exceptional Quality

Exceptional Quality

Exceptional Quality King Darius wanted to set Daniel as the leader of the whole kingdom under him because he had displayed exceptional quality (Daniel 6:3).     Daniel chapter 1 shows us the beginning of Daniel’s journey into the king’s court. 1. He was chosen because he was: without physical … Keep reading …

ABC Challenge Accepted

ABC

ABC Challenge Accepted

An “ABC” or “Alphabet Soup” post idea was suggested by the “Daily Post.”  This was to be an exercise to help us come up with an entry for our blog in a short amount of time.  This idea was great and could take you in many different directions. Here is how I chose to use this “ABC” method to write a post.

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ABC
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The Challenge

In response to The Daily Post’s writing prompt:“Alphabet Soup.”

ABC

Always be content.  By being careful and not careless.

 

 

DEF

Don’t exclude the facts when making decisions.

 

 

GHIJKlL

Place your faith and hope in God.  And, trust Jesus to see you through every circumstance.

 

Include kindness and love in all you do.

 

 

MNOP

Let your motives be noble, optimistic, and pure.

 

QR

This way you will pave quality into the road of your life.

 

ST

Share your thankfulness with everyone.

 

UVW

Be uniquely who you were created to be. Add value into the lives of others. Wait patiently, allowing yourself and others to change and be more.

 

 

XYZ

When the x-ray of your life is taken, may you be pleased with the results.

 

With great zeal, yield the reigns of your life to Jesus. So you can become the person you were meant to be.

 

 

Conclusion

I really enjoyed taking up this ABC challenge.

 

 

What would you write if you were to take up the “ABC – Alphabet Soup”  challenge?

Daniel 6 Demonstrates Prayer as Our Lifeline

Daniel

Prayer is Our Lifeline Today, we will look at the life of Daniel to see prayer in action as our lifeline.   Some Scriptures to Consider First:  James 4:2 — You do not have because you do not ask God. When you ask you do not receive, because you ask … Keep reading …

Learning to Exercise Contentment

Contentment

Contentment Lesson Exercised     Contentment is something we all need to exercise in our lives. We need to learn how to be happy whether we have plenty or are in need.”     Since words contain power – we should be very careful with what we say (and what … Keep reading …

Thankfulness and Contentment Are Choices

Thankfulness and Contentment

Thankfulness and contentment are choices that we have to make. Circumstances will invade our lives but we don’t have to let them control our lives. Let’s take our stand today and choose to be thankful and content.   Thankfulness and Contentment Scriptures Philippians 4:11-13 – “for I have learned to … Keep reading …