Are You Begging Him or Thanking Him? Posted by Joel Osteen on 11/29/2013 When our son Jonathan got his driver’s license a couple of years ago, we bought him a used car. A few months after he got that car, … Continue reading
Be Slow To Speak by Rick Warren “Be quick to listen, slow to speak, and slow to get angry.” James 1:19 (NLT) When you’re trying to reconcile with someone, don’t listen for the problem or the issue. Listen for the … Continue reading
Reconciliation Comes Before Worship by Rick Warren “So if you are presenting a sacrifice at the altar in the Temple and you suddenly remember that someone has something against you, leave your sacrifice there at the altar. Go and be … Continue reading
17 And whatever you do [no matter what it is] in word or deed, do everything in the name of the Lord Jesus and in [dependence upon] His Person, giving praise to God the Father through Him.
6 As you have therefore received Christ, [even] Jesus the Lord, [so] walk (regulate your lives and conduct yourselves) in union with and conformity to Him. 7 Have the roots [of your being] firmly and deeply planted [in Him, fixed and founded … Continue reading
28 And do not [for a moment] be frightened or intimidated in anything by your opponents and adversaries, for such [constancy and fearlessness] will be a clear sign (proof and seal) to them of [their impending] destruction, but [a sure token … Continue reading