Resentment comes from looking at others;
contentment comes from looking at God.
"...Stay focused on Jesus, who designed and perfected our faith..."(Heb. 12:2) (Our Daily Bread)
Added by Lois Jane Wallace on July 31, 2013 at 1:12pm —
We don't need more to be thankful for, we just need to be more thankful.
"In everything give thanks, for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you."(1 Thess.5:18)
Added by Lois Jane Wallace on July 30, 2013 at 10:20am —
"He will answer from heaven and save me; He will defeat my oppressors. God will show me His constant love and faithfulness."(Ps.57:3)
Added by Lois Jane Wallace on July 19, 2013 at 9:30am —
As Christians, we need to remember this.
"...This world is not your home, so don’t make yourselves cozy in it..."(1 Peter 2:11)
We're not home yet children
So keep your eyes on the savior
Just a few more days to labor
And we'll sit down beside the river
How we long to be with Jesus
And our loved ones gone before us
There's a better day a comin'
We're not home yet
Added by Lois Jane Wallace on July 17, 2013 at 8:50am —
You all know what it is to wear a badge. And Christ said to His disciples in effect: I give you a badge, and that badge is love. This is to be your mark. It is the only thing in heaven or on earth by which men can know Me". "All people will know that you are my followers if you love each other.”(John 13:35)
Added by Lois Jane Wallace on July 16, 2013 at 9:15am —
Prevailing faith reckons the victory before battle even begins. When the young shepherd looked at Goliath, he saw him as a dead man. In fact, because of David’s relationship with the Lord, he understood that all giants— whether bears, lions or Goliaths—were the same. How does this "reckoning" take place? First, we fight the "battle before the battle." Through prayer and meditation on Scripture, we work through any uncertainties and fears. We reaffirm in our heart that this is the Lord’s battle,… Continue
Added by Lois Jane Wallace on July 8, 2013 at 9:28am —