Tag: honor

You will find it less easy to uproot faults, than to choke them by gaining virtues. Do not think of your faults; still less of others’ faults; in every person who comes near you look for what is good and strong: honor that; rejoice in it; and, as you can, try to imitate it; and […]

“I need to do my devotions before I go crazy,” I say more to myself than to my ten-year-old. “Why?” he asks. “Because my perspective changes.” Opening my journal and devotionals shuts out the overwhelming clutter of rearranged schedules and ransacked well-being. God soothes away knots of unresolved tension when I succumb to His gentle […]

“…remember honoring our parents is not just about how we treat them; it is a glimpse of how we respect God.” from A Jane Austen Devotional John 5:17, 19-20 NIV “My Father is always at his work to this very day, and I too am working…Very truly I tell you, the Son can do nothing […]