Proverbs 11:17 MSG When you’re kind to others, you help yourself; when you’re cruel to others, you hurt yourself.
Romans 13:14 NIV Rather, clothe yourselves with the Lord Jesus Christ, and do not think about how to gratify the desires of the flesh. Colossians 3:12 NIV Therefore, as God’s chosen people, holy and dearly loved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience.
“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 […]
“If we don’t consistently and deliberately empty ourselves of pride and confess our sins to God and one another, seeds of bitterness may take root. Left untended, they hold the potential to choke out God’s joy in our lives.” from A Jane Austen Devotional Hebrews 12:15 NIV See to it that no one falls short […]