We are all a ‘betting man’, whether you know it or not

The probability that all of you have heard in some way shape or form the following statement, “If I was a betting man, I bet that….(and fill it in with the outcome),” is incredibly high. Why? It is a manner of colloquial speak that has permeated our everyday language and even that of pop culture…

How Being Thankful for God Creates Freedom In All Situations

For the people that are Christians and live in countries that are predominantly Christian ‘friendly’, it could be very easy to be thankful for God’s blessings, and as genuine as those thankful feelings might be, there is a different appreciation of those feelings and expressions of them if one lives in a setting that is…

Yes, the Holy Bible is full of emotion.

Read this passage from the book of Malachi very slowly, and with emotion, Mal 1:6  A son honoureth his father, and a servant his master: if then I be a father, where is mine honour? and if I be a master, where is my fear? saith the LORD of hosts unto you, O priests, that…

Have you tried executing what you learn?

We always try our best to bring forth knowledge out of the Holy Bible here at Sharper Words and we hope that you have learned from what have done so far.  But I do want to take this moment here at the end of our first year to break, and remind you to reflect on…

The Word is like a rock, the glory of man like a blade of grass

1Pe 1:23  Being born again, not of corruptible seed, but of incorruptible, by the word of God, which liveth and abideth for ever. 1Pe 1:24  For all flesh is as grass, and all the glory of man as the flower of grass. The grass withereth, and the flower thereof falleth away: 1Pe 1:25  But the…

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,…

WTF is the point?

Ecc 2:16  For there is no remembrance of the wise more than of the fool for ever; seeing that which now is in the days to come shall all be forgotten. And how dieth the wise man? as the fool. Ecclesiastes 2: 16 No, this is not The Onion, but sometimes you surely must come…

Yes – we all suffer some degree of vanity

People in general, spend a lot of time sharpening their words to articulate their ideas to sell things, complete tasks within groups, and express themselves, just to name a few.  Before we humans begin doing what we do best, talking – we should spend more time thinking of what the end goal is. After all,…