The Power of an Inspirational Greeting

“Better than I deserve!” That’s my favorite response when someone asks how I’m doing. Yes, I stole it from Dave Ramsey. But that’s beside the point.

The point is, inspirational greetings are powerful. Continue reading The Power of an Inspirational Greeting

Choices to Avoid When Considering Someone to Marry

Samson was foolish in his choice of women. Most of his stories revolve around the immoral women he chased after. Godliness wasn’t very high on his list of prerequisites. Actually, it wasn’t on the list at all! Continue reading Choices to Avoid When Considering Someone to Marry

10 Ways Lack of Sleep Hinders My Spiritual Life (Part 2 of 2)

In the last article I listed the first five ways lack of sleep hinders my spiritual life. Now for the rest (no pun intended!)…

6. I say things I don’t mean.

God wants us to restrain our lips (Prov. 10:19). I don’t know about you, but that’s hard for me to do when I’m overly tired. Unkind words and hurtful comments tend to fly out of my mouth.

7. I cannot think as clearly.

Continue reading 10 Ways Lack of Sleep Hinders My Spiritual Life (Part 2 of 2)

10 Ways Lack of Sleep Hinders My Spiritual Life (part 1 of 2)

I don’t know of a Bible verse that says, “Thou shalt get plenty of sleep,” but I believe there’s a lot of wisdom in Christians getting enough sleep. When I don’t, I’m a mess. Fortunately, most of the time I feel pretty rested. Not all the time, though. And Satan likes to take advantage of me when I’m groggy from lack of sleep.

Here are ten ways lack of sleep hinders my spiritual life: Continue reading 10 Ways Lack of Sleep Hinders My Spiritual Life (part 1 of 2)