Tell the Truth and Take the Heat
Under pressure don't bend or collapse. If you know its right, stick with it. Take the heat.
Micaiah, son of Imla, a contemporary of Elijah, shows up for one recorded Bible episode. Unlike Elijah who gets lots of ink, Micaiah only makes a brief debut in Scriptures but what an impressive performance in 1 Kings 22. The story is retold in 2 Chronicles 18.
Micaiah had been summoned to stand before two monarchs.
A Heart in Tune with the Lord
How's your heart? In romance sometimes it flutters. In sorrow it is broken. In trials it is anxious and often very heavy. In carefree or frivolous moments it can be lighthearted. When good news arrives it becomes a happy heart. In the face of disappointment or shabby treatment it can be bitter. Selfishness is the product of a stingy heart. The list of heart conditions is a long one.
There's no question about it - the condition of
YES, THAT'S US!!!!!!
YOU ARE A CHOSEN PEOPLE, A ROYAL PRIESTHOOD, A HOLY NATION, A PEOPLE BELONGING TO GOD, THAT YOU MAY DECLARE THE PRAISES OF HIM WHO CALLED YOU OUT OF DARKNESS INTO HIS WONDERFUL LIGHT. ONCE YOU WERE NOT A PEOPLE, BUT NOW YOU HAVE RECEIVED MERCY.” (1 Peter 2:9, 10)
I don't know about you all, but this gives me more and more courage, each time I read it!!!!
I thought this might encourage some of you that may think you can't or don't know how to witness to others about Jesus!!
A Hidden Treasure --“The sower soweth the word.”(Mark 4:14)(by Kenneth Copeland)
You have within you the all-powerful Word of God.
Don’t keep it to yourself. Plant it wherever you go!! Sow it into the hearts of those you meet. Share it at every opportunity.
“But I don’t know how!”
Applying the Salt
According to a leading hypertension expert, Dr. Stephen Havas, of the University of Maryland Medical Center, 150,000 Americans die annually from too much salt in their diet. Research says adults in North America ingest, on average, nearly 4,000 mg of sodium every day. That far exceeds the recommended upper limit of 2,400 mg of salt daily.
But really, your daily salt intake is none of my business. That is something you should discuss with your