Tag: Choices

The High Cost of Resentment

The High Cost of Resentment

Part 2 The Pain of Empty Promises and Betrayal Everyone can tell you stories about “empty promises.” Maybe it involves something as simple as being stood up for a date or being denied an expected promotion or raise. It might be something more heartbreaking, such as betrayed marriage vows that leave a lifetime of trust … Continue reading The High Cost of Resentment

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The 4 Most Powerful Secrets Of Inner Balance

The 4 Most Powerful Secrets Of Inner Balance

BALANCE is critical.  Your car tires, your body systems, and even your diet all require it. The bubble in a level shows perfect balance.  When balanced, it rests on the “sweet spot.” How do you attain that inner balance that results in continual rest, freshness, and energy? Christ spoke the greatest verse on balance ever … Continue reading The 4 Most Powerful Secrets Of Inner Balance

Choice #2 – Choose to fill your mind with God’s thoughts – Part 2

Choice #2 – Choose to fill your mind with God’s thoughts – Part 2

The second step toward controlling thoughts comes the moment you begin to worry. Instead of allowing your imagination to fire up the projector again – this time a horror flick featuring your fears – use worry as a cue to start praying.  For me, it is really that simple. As soon as I realize I … Continue reading Choice #2 – Choose to fill your mind with God’s thoughts – Part 2

Choice #1 – Believe that God is in Control – Part 2

Choice #1 – Believe that God is in Control – Part 2

At one of the churches I pastored I ran into a particularly vexing problem with a couple in a volunteer ministry position. A conflict had erupted that, like a whirlpool in a river, eventually drew in one lay leader after another on opposing sides. It became clear that this couple, particularly the wife, was the … Continue reading Choice #1 – Believe that God is in Control – Part 2