Applying God’s Word Brings Wisdom and Discernment

A Truth to Live – Keeping a pure mind and a righteous heart are the beginning steps required to cultivate wise conversations. In fact, when I make the effort to digest the never-changing truth of God’s Word I am often “surprised” at the wise counsel that flows from my own lips. In Isaiah 55:11 the…

God is the Revealer of Wisdom

A Truth to Live – Every year thousands of new books are published, seminars are given and infomercials are produced offering “insight” into the world of relationships, finances, career advancement and a host of other topics. But there is only one true source for wisdom – GOD. Since God designed the Word to be filled…

My Mind and Spirit are Fed by the Words I Speak

A Truth to Live – My words have power! Whether they are filled with encouragement and praise or criticism and ridicule, my words become the diet of my own emotional well-being. Just as my body is fueled by the food I digest so my heart and mind are filled by the words that I speak….

Godly Character and Righteous Conversation Lead to Godly Children

A Truth to Live – What do I have that is worthy to pass along to the next generation? Talent? Genius? Education? Heritage? While all these are good traits, none of them are the foundation stones of a fruitful life. More than anything else those watching and emulating my life are looking for a confident…

God’s Word is a Shield of Protection

A Truth to Live – Sometimes my words lead me to a place in conversation that I regret. I can be thankful that I have access to God’s Word – it is flawless and acts as a shield of protection. I take refuge in God’s Word when His truth is digested in my heart and…

God’s Word Provides Focus and Instruction to My Life

A Truth to Live – Surviving the twists and turns of life without God’s Word is as difficult as driving without directions! It is easy to get lost, drive in circles, or even worse, reach a dead end. How fortunate I am to have been given a roadmap that provides practical instruction and wisdom for…

Abundant Life Springs From a Protected Heart and a Pure Mouth

A Truth to Live – What does wisdom suggest my top priority should be? It is to guard my heart. When coarse conversation, negative thoughts or desiring eyes distract me from following Jesus, my heart becomes filled with unhealthy and non-producing fuel for life. How can I tell if I am putting the right fuel…

God-Centered Conversation Brings Life to Me and to Those Around Me

A Truth to Live – Looking for life in a dark situation? The way out may be simpler than I think! Instead of following the crowd – finding fault, yielding to negative thoughts and conversation or discouragement – I will choose to follow the path of Proverbs 10:11. I will study God’s Word and allow…

God Makes His Way Known

A Truth to Live – God’s greatest desire is for me to walk in wholeness, to live a full life, and to spend eternity with Him. But knowing that I could never find this joy on my own, God sent His only Son to earth. He commissioned Him to live and walk among men, that…