Understanding Inner Motivations

Today’s reading helps us understand the principle of the “heart over head”. All of us have those friends who are smart, strong, and ambitious, but that we would not trust in a second with our spouses, our families, and things that matter to us most. When it comes down to it, the purity of heart

Our Friend The Skunk

Motivational speaker Jim Rohn famously said that we are the average of the five people we spend the most time with. Another related saying is, “Show me your friends I’ll show you your future.” Research has shown that we are more affected by our environment than we think. Whether we like it or not, we

How Can I Serve You?

As we think of our body, it is easy to see how each different part of the body has a special task to perform. Each part performs a critical role that no one other part can perform. The stomach does the digestion. Only the ears can hear. Only the eyes can see. All of the

God’s Gift of Grace Is For Everyone

Why do you want to know God? Are you lost or just searching for deeper meaning in your life? Are you struggling, sick, disturbed, confused, hurt, betrayed, worried, stressed, restless, or just curious? Whatever the reason, God does not discriminate. He welcomes all who earnestly seek him. Image courtesy of: venspired Scripture of the Day: “While

How To Always Stay One Step Ahead

Do we find that we are always trying to defend ourselves? If so, we should ask why. We should not be having to continually justify ourselves and defend our position to others. Remember that Jesus was constantly attacked. Did he play defense and constantly justify his actions? No he didn’t. Rather, he saw right through