More than just reading.

Approaching the Bible with our heart. There are so many different kinds of Bibles out there. Sometimes, we buy one just because it looks appealing to us. For some, it’s hard to choose their go-to Bible because they have accumulated so many. There is also the option of reading the Bible on your phone, and…

Stay focused.

Keeping our heart fixed on God. The enemy loves to get us stuck in our spiritual walk. He knows that he can pull on the strings of our flesh in order to lure us into his schemes. Sometimes he uses hurt or unforgiveness, while other times he can use discontent. His plan is to get…

A moment of stillness (92).

Don’t be your own god. But they did not listen or pay attention; they did not turn from their evil or stop burning incense to other gods. Jeremiah 44:5 The patience of God is incomprehensible. Again and again he warned His people through the prophet Jeremiah that He was about to bring disaster against them…

A moment of stillness (88).

Don’t trust your heart. The heart is more deceitful than anything else, and incurable—who can understand it? Jeremiah 17:9 The world tells us to trust our heart but the heart is a very unreliable guide. Up one day, down another- the heart is nothing but deceitful. In fact, this verse says that the heart is…

A wise heart (1).

Learning to number our days. Psalm 90:12 says, So teach us to number our days that we may get a heart of wisdom. As we are quickly approaching the end of one year and the start of another, I was inspired to write a short series that will help us to pause for a moment…

Don’t settle!

A call to run away from complacency. We like living a comfortable life. Some of us have had dramatic experiences that drew us so much closer to God than we could have ever been under normal circumstances. Others are content to live their lives undisturbed by the truths of the Bible. While there is a…