Tag Archives: Self-Centredness

Sow Toward God

We often choose life decisions which deprive us of God’s best, drifting into wanting to hear what pleases our ears. Are you sowing your life to please God do your sins deprive you of his best? Sow your life toward … Continue reading

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Bobble-Head Prophets

Surrounding yourself with yes-men is going to get you into trouble. Sometimes we are so committed to our own wisdom that we go our own way and listen to the bobble-head prophets around us. God will not be mocked, and … Continue reading

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Defying the Presence of God

We often welcome God into our presence and ask him to be in the midst of our activity.   Today we consider a time in which God’s people were defying his glorious presence.  The truth is, if we cannot welcome God … Continue reading

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Consider Your Ways

Am I building my house or God’s house? Today we read of people who were sowing to themselves. And so, God was intercepting their harvest and withholding it from them. They were putting their wages into a purse with holes … Continue reading

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Seek not Self

Seeking the Lord is about getting into right relationship with our loving Father in heaven and then staying there. Seek the Lord.  Seek righteousness. Seek humility.  Today we seek how hard this is, because seeking God often falls into second … Continue reading

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Making the Most: Out of Season

Our biggest question is often, is this right for me, and not is this right?  In the exchange of ideas and truth, be aware that we aren’t lobbing grenades.  There ought to be a balance of patience, care, and encouragement … Continue reading

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Strongholds

The prophet Amos speaks today.  It’s amazing that we have the self-centred fortitude to have met that God and been the objects of his care and mercy, and then to ignore him and set his words and direction aside in … Continue reading

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