Be patient and you will finally win, for a soft tongue can break hard bones. Proverbs 25:15 TLB Why oh, why is it so hard to control the tongue? The Bible says that the tongue is an unruly member (James 3:6) and indeed it is! It is so hard to be patient at times andContinue reading “Soft Reply”
By your patience possess your souls. Luke 21:19 Father God,You are so good to Your children. Thank You once again for Your many blessings. Please strengthen us to persevere through any and all trials of this life. Our safety and salvation are in You. There is nothing to hard for You. We indeed will worshipContinue reading “Patience”
2 Corinthians 5:20-21 NKJV Now then, we are ambassadors for Christ, as though God were pleading through us: we implore you on Christ’s behalf, be reconciled to God. 21 For He made Him who knew no sin to be sin for us, that we might become the righteousness of God in Him. As Ambassadors for Christ we (His children) represent and proclaim what JesusContinue reading “Ambassadors For Christ”
We have to be doing the right things for the right reasons. It is not enough to say that you are a Christian. It is time that the body of Christ show that we are Christians. We will do that by our love and patience. We must exemplify the fruit of the Spirit as statedContinue reading “Pleasing to God”
Jesus demonstrated patience in the scriptures listed below. We are to exemplify Christ-like behavior (Ephesians 5:1-2). We have no right to judge (Matthew 7:1), speak evil (Titus 3:2), or treat harshly anyone at any time (1 Timothy 5:1-2). We are told that we are to love God and to love others, yes even our enemies.Continue reading “Patient Christ Followers”
We beseech You Lord, to open our eyes so that we would see the truth of Your word. Help us to apply Your word to our hearts that we might not sin against You. We desperately need You, Father. The world would have us to walk in a completely different way. We need You. We need Your direction. We need pastors and teachers who aren’t afraid to speak Your word with power and conviction.
Speak to everyone reading and help us, Your very own people, to do better, be better, act better, speak better, love better, forgive better….Lord anoint us with Your oil to be Your children in word and in deed.