Category: Fruits of the Spirit

Trust and Matter

When you trust in God first and foremost--nothing else really seems to matter. When you put your trust in people, places, and things--EVERYTHING seems to matter.

— JMeyer —

When you trust in God first and foremost–nothing else really seems to matter. When you put your trust in people, places, and things–EVERYTHING seems to matter…

Lack Nothing and Own the World

Be content with what you have; rejoice in the way things are. When you realize there is nothing lacking, the whole world belongs to you.

— Lao Tzu —

Be content with what you have; rejoice in the way things are. When you realize there is nothing lacking, the whole world belongs to you…

3 Steps to Peaceful Living

Success = knowing your purpose, knowing your boundaries, knowing your key daily habits, AND living them to the best of your ability one day at a time.

— JMeyer —

Success = knowing your purpose, knowing your boundaries, knowing your key daily habits, AND living them to the best of your ability one day at a time…

Fragile Joy

We are fragile creatures, and it is from this weakness, not despite it, that we discover the possibility of true joy.

— Desmond Tutu —

We are fragile creatures, and it is from this weakness, not despite it, that we discover the possibility of true joy.

Stress Load

It's not the load that breaks you down, it's the way you carry it.

— Lou Holtz —

It’s not the load that breaks you down, it’s the way you carry it…

The Way

Peace isn't the destination. Peace is the way.

— Unknown —

Peace isn’t the destination. Peace is the way…

Who Does Your Neighbor See?

While we are creating sophisticated organizations and employing the latest technology to win the world to Christ, let us not forget that our neighbor judges Jesus Christ by what he sees in us.

— Chuck Colson —

While we are creating sophisticated organizations and employing the latest technology to win the world to Christ, let us not forget that our neighbor judges Jesus Christ by what he sees in us…

Trusting Him in the Dirt

We could never learn to be brave and patient if there were only joy in the world.

— Helen Keller —

A couple of evenings ago I took Jordy for a walk on one of my favorite stretches of the scenic bike path that rolls through our area. He sat in the wheelchair while I pushed, walked, reflected, and prayed. As most of you know, between our personal life and the life of our country, things…

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