Happy Friday! Yesterday’s post: 9 | Promises of God | You can Use Scripture to Overcome Negative Thoughts, made me think of the strategies I use to remember poignant scriptures that are speaking to my soul…and the one that I rely on most (outside of memorization) is lockscreen and wallpaper images for my phone. These are really helpful for me because I pick up my phone so often it’s laughable. So what better way than to have a constant reminder of His word? ‘ahm i right?!’ … More Promises of God | Pro-Tip | Creative Ways to Carry the Word with You
In the book Battlefield of the Mind, Joyce Myers talks about how important it is, in your Christian walk to really take preeminence over your thoughts. Something that’s really important because as Proverbs 23:7 (KJV) puts it for as a man thinketh…so is he… and Proverbs 4:23 (NIV) succinctly states, “Above all else, guard your heart, for everything flows from it”.
In short, these passages stress the importance of being mindful of your thoughts because your thoughts run your life. When satan tricked Eve he did it through her thoughts, … More 9 | Promises of God | You can Use Scripture to Overcome Negative Thoughts
I, like so many others I know, are recovering perfectionists. I have a number of ideas as to the origin of my perfectionism but the overwhelming thought I had for most of my life was that I needed to achieve and perform perfectly because as Ricky Bobby most eloquently put it, “if ya ain’t first you’re last” … More 8 | Promises of God | You Don’t have to be Perfect for God to use You
In this season of life, I am really working on speaking life. Into myself, into my situations, and into the people around me. I’m not terribly cynical but when I’m stressed or tired I can be a bit more sarcastic, while I’m not often rude, my sarcastic words spoken out of frustration are definitely not bringing glory to God. … More 7 | Promises of God | You can Get up When You Fall