Do not be envious of evil men, nor desire to be with them

Pro 24:1  Be not thou envious against evil men, neither desire to be with them. Pro 24:2  For their heart studieth destruction, and their lips talk of mischief. Pro 24:3  Through wisdom is an house builded; and by understanding it is established: Pro 24:4  And by knowledge shall the chambers be filled with all precious…

Why you need to fear the Lord

1Sa 11:4  Then came the messengers to Gibeah of Saul, and told the tidings in the ears of the people: and all the people lifted up their voices, and wept. 1Sa 11:5 And, behold Saul came after the herd out of the field; and Saul said, What aileth the people that they weep? And they…

Sometimes you need to call out people on your own team

Gal 2:11  But when Peter was come to Antioch, I withstood him to the face, because he was to be blamed. Gal 2:12  For before that certain came from James, he did eat with the Gentiles: but when they were come, he withdrew and separated himself, fearing them which were of the circumcision. Gal 2:13  And the…

Prayer and thankfulness for those you entrust

You will meet many people in your life, but how many of them do you pray for consistently?  Before we even think about the people that we meet, or the ones we consider friends – do you pray for your own family on a regular basis?  Are you thankful for your family? The Holy Bible…

Don’t fret the ways of the wicked

Psa 37:1  A Psalm of David. Fret not thyself because of evildoers, neither be thou envious against the workers of iniquity.  Psa 37:2  For they shall soon be cut down like the grass, and wither as the green herb.  Psa 37:3  Trust in the LORD, and do good; so shalt thou dwell in the land,…

A pure heart, good conscience, and faith unfeigned

1Ti 1:5  Now the end of the commandment is charity out of a pure heart, and of a good conscience, and of faith unfeigned: 1Ti 1:6  From which some having swerved have turned aside unto vain jangling; 1Ti 1:7  Desiring to be teachers of the law; understanding neither what they say, nor whereof they affirm….

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…

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…