Philippians 2:3, “Do nothing out of selfish ambition or vain conceit, but in humility consider others better than yourselves”
Jeremiah 45:5, “And do you seek great things for yourself? Do not seek them”
What is selfish ambition? It means to be self-seeking and always looking out for one’s own interests above the interests of anyone else. In 1970, the Beatles began work on a documentary intended to show how their music was made. But instead of revealing
Psalm 8:3-4, “When I consider thy heavens, the work of thy fingers, the moon and the stars, which thou hast ordained; What is man, that thou art mindful of him? And the son of man, that thou visits him”
How much does God Love and care for us? The Bible succinctly assures us the Creator of the universe cared so much that He came seeking after us. God, our Creator is also our Good Shepherd, whose love for us rises far above the level of our human affection,
The book seems to be mainly about autority, especially about obedience to authority. John Bevere is saying that there is a reward (protection and freedom) in accepting and submitting under authority. I know this to be the truth. It is clear that he intends to show how to do this. I have read the introduction and the first section of the second chapter. Already I have a few things I am wondering about which I suspect might be answered as I go on reading. But I
Psalm 37:7, "Rest in the LORD, and wait patiently for Him"
Patience is a quiet virtue. No medal is stamped to recognize it; no fire chief, mayor, or president makes a speech honoring its practice. Like housecleaning, it is more noticeable “in the breach than in the observance.” Nevertheless, patience is a foundational element in the Christian character, a mark of emotional and spiritual maturity, and a central trait of the life of faith. The young, who
Good Monday everyone and blessings to you.
I began to weep yesterday during church services as I looked around at others whose hands were raised in praise to our God. I felt so blessed that I was not alone in this. Not that I wouldn't worship or lift my hands alone if I had to, but I realized just how much God has blessed us in this thing. I often find myself praising God for letting me be in a country where I do not have to fear raising my hands in praise to