Tag Archives: Encouragement

The Power of a Positive Word

God encourages us to bring healing with our words. This is wisdom in action. Do you build others up rather than cutting people down? I can tell you that if you are the one who makes people feel good, you’ll … Continue reading

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Shut Your Mouth

Being quiet when we want to talk is a force multiplier. Choosing carefully what to say with cautious and deliberate timing is an art. The training wheels of that wisdom, though, are conscious choices to simply keep our mouths shut. … Continue reading

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Tongue Taming

When used inappropriately, the tongue can set our lives on fire. One spark and we’re done. James says we should be to be quick to listen and slow to speak. Which makes me think of a story of Kobe Bryant … Continue reading

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Encourage!

Be pleasing to God as a full member of the Christian community helping others to follow Jesus. How? Be encouraging! Take some time to bless other people with encouraging words which will remind them of God’s love and spur them … Continue reading

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Share In Community

We share. We share in comfort. We share in suffering. We share in victory. We share in defeat. We share in the Lord and with each other… God is there for us. He has been there for us. So that … Continue reading

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Generosity Fuels Our Growth

God expects us to live in the world in his way – not the world’s way. As God gave what is most precious to him for us, we are to give what is most precious to us for others. When … Continue reading

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My Tribe of Truth, Kindness, and Maturity

We have been redeemed from futile ways of thinking have learned a new way of life. In life in the body, the people who stick around in our tribe do not stick around because they agree with your truth. They … Continue reading

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