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Run in the Right Direction

We are always pursuing something in life. The question we must ask throughout the day is, “What am I pursuing?” It’s so easy to go with the flow of the current, but the following passage reminds us to swim against the stream, not with it. Choose to be different. “Now in a large house there […]

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Lead Yourself

“Watch over your heart with all diligence, for from it flow the springs of life.”  Proverbs 4:23 How true!  We must daily watch ourselves and guard our hearts to keep the springs of life flowing freely.  We can become so focused on helping and leading others that we neglect to lead ourselves.  Watch yourself, or you may lose […]

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Rested and Refreshed

“Remember the Sabbath day by keeping it holy.” It seems that in times of crisis or busyness we neglect to keep or honor the Sabbath. Often unintentional, nonetheless a reality, we allow our work to overflow in to our Sabbath day. Yet, Scripture is clear on the fact that just as God worked for six […]

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Mental Rejuvenation

Throughout the Bible we are told to “be alert” and “stay on guard.” We are not to be like the masses who are lulled to sleep by the routine of each day (1 Thess. 5:6). The devil prowls about, looking for someone to devour, so be disciplined and alert (1 Peter 5:8). Renew your mind […]

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God’s Word to Workaholics

Really it’s a word to all of us, and one that we often disobey. Ex 20:8-11 – “Remember the sabbath day, to keep it holy.   Six days you shall labor and do all your work,  but the seventh day is a sabbath of the LORD your God; in it  you shall not do any work, […]

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