Be a Doer of the Word

I used to think that when you grow up you suddenly mature. Maybe I wouldn’t say it out loud, but as a child that’s what you think. Of course if you’re reading this post chances are you aren’t a child.  Moreover, chances are you know that I was wrong.  We all know that you don’t […]

Actions speak louder than words

God is a just God.  He wants to bless us, but the first thing that we have to do is seek God first. Jesus says in Luke 12. 29 And seek not ye what ye shall eat, or what ye shall drink, neither be ye of doubtful mind. 30 For all these things do the […]

“How you do anything is how you do everything”

“How you do anything is how you do everything.” Anonymous I’m not really sure when the first time I came across this quote was, but I remember not truly understanding it at the time. Much of the problems that we have are based upon our personalities and not our situation. It’s said that, “The first […]

Attributes of a Diligent Doer

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”] [et_pb_row admin_label=”row”] [et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text”] We’ve been talking about being a diligent person.  If you missed it, check out the previous post about the difference between a diligent doer and a happy hoper.  It’s important to operate in faith and not fantasy in life. Many christians thing that they are “waiting on the […]

Being a Diligent Doer vs a Happy Hoper

I’m not sure what it is about religion that has convinced us that goal setting isn’t possible, but that’s not true and it’s not even Biblical!  Seriously, how often have we heard or even said something like, “I’m just waiting on the Lord.”   This kind of language is so common in Christian circles but the […]

Step 4: Walk not According to the Flesh

We’ve been talking about the Promised Land.  Christians have a place in this life where they are free from the burden of sin, have entered into rest, and commune with God.  Very few people actually arrive there, why? Because it takes work!   To enter into the promised land in this life you have to walk […]