Your words are powerful

believe right. think right. speak right.

And so are your thoughts. Both arise out of what you believe to be Truth. What you believe – about God, about yourself, about others – is more important than you may realize. If your beliefs about Who God is are consistently inconsistent: You won’t be able to see things the way He sees them. […]

We have Peace in The Presence of the Lord

His peace will never end

We have Peace in The Presence of The Lord. You will keep in perfect peace     those whose minds are steadfast,     because they trust in You. (Isaiah 26:3) “Though the mountains be shaken     and the hills be removed, yet My unfailing love for you will not be shaken     nor My covenant of peace be removed,”     says […]

Can you hear what The Lord is saying?

you must listen with your heart

Most Christians want to hear The Lord’s Voice. Especially when we’re hurting. Yet most of us admit we don’t hear Him. Usually when we need Him most. That certainly doesn’t fit with His Promises. You know He is always with you because His Word says He will never leave you or forsake you (Deuteronomy 31:6). […]

The Deciding Vote

you always cast the deciding vote

You always cast the deciding vote. As I mentioned in yesterday’s lesson, we all experience the hijacking of our emotions at one time or another. It happens so suddently, that we can feel out of control. Even so, we still have a choice to make. Two voices are trying to influence your vote. One voice […]

Social Referencing

making sense of your memories

Yesterday I wrote about the role of your amygdalae in forming memories. (If you missed it, you can check it out here.) You may not even know you have an amygdala. But in fact you have two. One in each hemisphere of your brain. In this cross-section view, it’s that that little green thing. Making […]