Category Archives: Words Of Wisdom
Ephesians 3:17-21 so that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith. And I pray that you, being rooted and established in love, may have power, together with all the saints, to grasp how wide and long and high and deep is the love of Christ, and to know this love that surpasses knowledge–that you may be filled to the measure of all the fullness of God. Now to him who is able to do immeasurably more than all we ask or imagine, according to his power that is at work within us, to him be glory in the church and in Christ Jesus throughout all generations, for ever and ever! Amen.
Isaiah 40:28-31 Do you not know? Have you not heard? The LORD is the everlasting God, the Creator of the ends of the earth. He will not grow tired or weary, and his understanding no one can fathom. He gives strength to the weary and increases the power of the weak. Even youths grow tired and weary, and young men stumble and fall; but those who hope in the LORD will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint.
Proverbs 29:18 warns, “Where there is no vision, the people perish.” This passage stirs the heart. When God’s people become defeated, lazy or unconcerned, those who could potentially be helped instead often “perish”—mentally, emotionally and spiritually. Someone needs you desperately; do not be deterred. When asked what could be worse than being blind, Helen Keller responded, “Having sight but no vision.”
The Power of Spiritual Vision The Bible encourages God’s people to be men and women of vision. This is one of the main ways we take on the image of our Father. God is a visionary. In the beginning there was nothing but void and emptiness, yet the Creator “envisioned” a universe so vast, so beautiful and so spectacular that those ... Read More »
Proverbs 23:7 tells us, “for as he thinks in his heart so is he.” The word thinks here indicates whatever we believe about ourselves, we are. The truth is, what we think on is what we believe and, in time, what we become.
7 Tools to Break Strongholds of the Mind Proverbs 23:7 tells us, “for as he thinks in his heart so is he.” The word thinks here indicates whatever we believe about ourselves, we are. The truth is, what we think on is what we believe and, in time, what we become. Our thought lives are the pioneers that lead to what will play ... Read More »
Philippians 2:12b-13 “Work out your own salvation with fear and trembling (13) for it is God who works in you both to will and to do for His good pleasure.” (NKJV)
In this weeks Word Of Wisdom: Matthew Henry’s Commentary says, We are required to work out our salvation, katergazesthe. The word signifies working thoroughly at a thing, and taking true pains. We must be diligent in the use of all the means which conduce to our salvation. We must not only work at our salvation, by doing something now and ... Read More »