Category Archives: Inner Strength

TAKE ADVANTAGE OF BEING SINGLE

Have you ever been at a party where it seemed you were surrounded only by couples and their children while you sat alone wondering when it would be your turn to find Mr. Right?  Well, stop wasting time wondering, and instead, appreciate single life as a beautiful calling, whether it be only for a brief moment or for a lifetime. The beauty in God’s church body is found in the diverse jobs He bestows upon each of us.  Each position has its own benefits and its challenges.  Our job is to simply harness our current position and live it out to the fullest in God’s ways.  As our brother Paul affirmed to us, there is definitely an advantage to being single, as you have a greater ability to stay focused on pleasing our Father and doing His work, “For I would that all men were...

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Catch Your Tongue!

“And the tongue is a fire, a world of iniquity: so is the tongue among our members, that it defileth the whole body, and setteth on fire the course of nature; and it is set on fire of hell. For every kind of beasts, and of birds, and of serpents, and of things in the sea, is tamed, and hath been tamed of mankind: But the tongue can no man tame; it is an unruly evil, full of deadly poison.” ~James 3:6-8 “Death and life are in the power of the tongue: and they that love it shall eat the fruit thereof.” ~Proverbs 18:21 DON’T underestimate the power of that little member within the mouth.  Depending on how the tongue is used, it could literally cause you harm or even worse, DEATH.  Yet, on the other hand, it can cause wonderfully positives things too.  It all...

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EVEN NOW, I SEE BEAUTY IN ME

Nothing is expedient with Christ.  Nor is it easy.  But He never promised us expedient nor easy.  He did promise, however, faith and hope in times of turbulence, joy in longsuffering, success for those that daily do His Word and salvation for those that endure.  This is the beauty I see in me. Whether you are brand new to the truth of the scriptures or have known for some time, there is spiritual beauty all around you.  If you are new, think upon how special you are to have been chosen to have your spirit open up to learning about our Heavenly Father and Christ in truth.  Count it a blessing that you have an opportunity now to repent, to make it right and become a new creature, clean of any past filth.  Be proud that you have chosen to go against the grain of...

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