Tag: Choices

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

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

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

The Bible is chock full of this assurance. God's ultimate control is at the foundation of trust, and trusting God is the DNA of a vibrant, Christian faith. One scripture verse in particular has been helpful in planting this theme in my mind and heart: “He has put all things in subjection under His feet.” … Continue reading Choice #1 – Believe that God is in Control – Part 1