Archive for the ‘Cares and Worries’ Category
Gods Word, when focused upon, produces freedom from cares and concerns. Life, for the Christian contains many distractions. We live in a day and age where information surrounds us in abundance. We are bombarded with all sorts of stimulation, some positive and some negative.
To live lives that are pleasing to God, we must put on blinders and focus in on Gods Word to the exclusion of most of the stimuli we encounter on a daily basis.
In the field of horseracing, many racehorse trainers believe that blinders keep a racehorse focused on what’s in front of him, encouraging him to pay attention to the race rather than distractions such as crowds. Read the rest of this entry »
Thoughts can be controlled. It’s our responsibility to guard our minds against negative thoughts. What we think about most, we will eventually do or become. Thoughts form our reality. Our thoughts make us who we are. Proverbs 23:7 says, “As a man thinks in his heart, so is he“. Read the rest of this entry »
Forgive and Forget when people wrong you. Holding on to offenses only harms you, not them. To forgive and forget is a choice that we make. The choice to forgive and forget must be made on purpose. And it must be made independent of whether we “feel” better about the situation that offended us or not. Read the rest of this entry »
Cares and worries are weights that Christians don’t have to carry. It is possible to get to a place where we can say “I really don’t care” to all of life’s burdens. That statement in and of itself can sound strange, irresponsible and selfish. But in actuality, to “not care”…to be free from cares, can be a great thing!
As a Christian, it’s the most responsible and obedient thing you can do. Now, don’t get me wrong. I’m not saying that you should shirk your responsibilities and live a life that’s reckless. I’m talking primarily about being free from cares and worries that attack our minds and are contrary to God’s Word. Read the rest of this entry »
What if while watching one of your favorite television programs you were interrupted by a commercial advertising a company that offered a miraculous new program. This new program is designed to completely wipe away all of your cares and worries for the low, low price of just $499.00 (or 3 monthly installments of $167.00).
What if this company offered GUARANTEED results and was willing to show you their client history of numerous testimonials from satisfied customers all over the world who have had their cares and worries totally wiped away for life! Read the rest of this entry »