Did you know: sheep respond only to their shepherds voice

As I was watching an action movie the other day, I couldn’t help but have one of those moments where you say to yourself, “This only happens in the movies.” It’s a scene of chaos and bullets flying (and missing) most of their targets, but despite the circumstances, a child responds with resounding accuracy to…

Who do you trust in perplexing times?

Mic 7:4  The best of them is as a brier: the most upright is sharper than a thorn hedge: the day of thy watchmen and thy visitation cometh; now shall be their perplexity. Mic 7:5  Trust ye not in a friend, put ye not confidence in a guide: keep the doors of thy mouth from her…

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…

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…