What has been will be again, what has been done will be done again; there is nothing new under the sun. Ecclesiastes 1:9 People say the Bible is an outdated and old-fashioned book, and that it doesn't need to be followed. I'm not much of a Bible scholar, yet, looking through history, I notice one pattern. Humans… Continue reading Is The Bible Old-Fashioned?
Let's look at more wise and wonderful examples from Biblical heroes... Daniel: *Daniel had the opportunity to be satisfied with worldly things, since he lived in the king's palace after all. *However, he did not make himself unclean from those things. *Just like Daniel, we can keep ourselves clean from the world. We all have… Continue reading Mommy Wisdom Wednesday: Day 3
Each of you should use whatever gift you have received to serve others, as faithful stewards of God's grace in its various forms. 1 Peter 4:10 And unto one he gave five talents, to another two, and to another one; to every man according to his several ability; and straightway took his journey. Matthew 25:15 Believe… Continue reading Do You Use Your Talents for God?
Start children off on the way they should go, and even when they are old they will not turn from it. Proverbs 22:6 I love children's Bibles. The pictures make the stories come to life. Children (and not only them), being such visual learners, love pictures. With my kids, we read various children's Bibles. However,… Continue reading 3 Tips on Reading the Bible to Children
And do not forget to do good and to share with others, for with such sacrifices God is pleased. Hebrews 13:16 Sitting at the dinner table with my parents, we were remembering how 15 or so years ago a family did a very kind thing for us. It was a nice evening to go redeem our… Continue reading 50 Random Acts of Kindness Ideas
There was a man all alone; he had neither son nor brother. There was no end to his toil, yet his eyes were not content with his wealth. “For whom am I toiling,” he asked, “and why am I depriving myself of enjoyment?” This too is meaningless— a miserable business! Two are better than one,… Continue reading Focus on THIS in your Marriage
Above all, love each other deeply, because love covers over a multitude of sins. 1 Peter: 4:8 At first I was shocked. Then I was mad. Then, I was simply enraged. And thereafter, I was judgemental announcing what he truly deserves. Lastly, I realized what I did wrong. I was not merciful nor graceful like… Continue reading When a Pastor is Accused…
If you have ever read Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers, Deuteronomy, you might notice that there are A LOT of laws written in those books. As I'm reading through these chapters, I notice myself glazing over the words. And the #1 thought that keeps coming up in my mind is, "THANK YOU, Jesus!" If not for Jesus… Continue reading Should you skip reading any parts of the Bible?
But Joseph said to them, “Don’t be afraid. Am I in the place of God? You intended to harm me, but God intended it for good to accomplish what is now being done, the saving of many lives. Genesis 50:20 Joseph's story is one of my favorites to read! It is filled with so much emotion. It is quite… Continue reading Why Do We Have Hardships?
*Disclaimer: this might offend you, since this is not the popular thought anymore. But Christians are different in that they do not think like the world. They are ought to think like Jesus and what the Bible says. Thus, I will be discussing this controversial topic from a Biblical point of view. The devil is… Continue reading Biblical Definition of Marriage