2 underrated but highly impactful verses you never heard of

Psa 112:4  Unto the upright there ariseth light in the darkness: he is gracious, and full of compassion, and righteous.  Psa 112:5  A good man sheweth favour, and lendeth: he will guide his affairs with discretion.  — Psalms 112: 4-5 These are 2 very short verses, but their impact can be explained in short order…

How inspired OR inspiring are you?

All of us know people who struggle to get out of bed early to get the day started or accomplish a task. In fact, every single one of us, myself included, has been in this position at one time or another.  Really, what it all comes down to is not as simple as being motivated,…

Where do you find your strength?

Psa 18:2  The LORD is my rock, and my fortress, and my deliverer; my God, my strength, in whom I will trust; my buckler, and the horn of my salvation, and my high tower.  Psa 18:3  I will call upon the LORD, who is worthy to be praised: so shall I be saved from mine…

Be aware of anyone who preaches the Gospel.

Gal 1:6  I marvel that ye are so soon removed from him that called you into the grace of Christ unto another gospel:  Gal 1:7  Which is not another; but there be some that trouble you, and would pervert the gospel of Christ.  Gal 1:8  But though we, or an angel from heaven, preach any…

This famous speaker didn’t speak deceitfully…

1Th 2:2  But even after that we had suffered before, and were shamefully entreated, as ye know, at Philippi, we were bold in our God to speak unto you the gospel of God with much contention.  1Th 2:3  For our exhortation was not of deceit, nor of uncleanness, nor in guile:  1Th 2:4  But as…

Beware the words of people… they may seek to deceive you

I do realize that most of the time we write on this blog to help people use their words differently to bring upon a change for the better. These changes include how to show compassion, how to discern with more accuracy between good and bad, and how to write words and say words that bring…

If you have ears, choose to use them.

Mat 11:15  He that hath ears to hear, let him hear. — Matthew 11:15 Are you thinking to yourself, “I have ears.” That is good. That is step one.  Dive a little deeper and we see that the second part of this statement read, “Let him hear.”  This is a command, because ultimately, it is…

Why its not just about what you say, but also about listening.

Not so long ago, I was conversing with a teacher in a high school, and he said a one-liner I will not forget, Listen and silent are spelled with the same letters. At first impression you might just say, “Hmm. That’s a neat little piece of info.”  But if you think about this a little…

Yes. Your words can be a well of life.

Pro 10:11  The mouth of a righteous man is a well of life: but violence covereth the mouth of the wicked. — Proverbs 10:11 Is it hard for you to believe that the words of a man (or woman) can be the difference between creating life and taking life away from somebody? If it is,…