Tag Archives: Motives

Checking Motives

Perhaps we ought to ask God to help us check our intent before we act. In fact, we could pray that he would search us and expose our motives so that we could choose a better way. What we see … Continue reading

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The Hidden and the Heart

The measure of the leader is based on God’s assessment of the heart and the hidden. This is concerning because we follow what we see on stage or online or in public. And if we follow leaders who aren’t followers … Continue reading

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Prayer: Why do you ask?

Today James confronts Christians who don’t pray, and then when they do ask God for things, they ask with the wrong motives. They’re self-serving. This is the help me win the lottery prayer. Good luck with that. Want to receive? … Continue reading

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On Motives, Loaves, and Fill

Believe it or not, I’m listening to the autobiography of Keith Richards.  As much as I can’t wait for it to be over, there are some gems.  One is that when arrested and charged with some drug-related offenses, Keith objected … Continue reading

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