Read the First Chapter of "Free" here!

I love Philippians 4:6 because, to me it simplifies stress. It says, “hey people, we need God.” We need His help, His protection, and His guidance. Along the way if things happen to make us anxious, or unsure, let’s take it to Him and let Him sort it out. I consider this a win-win. After all, I can’t handle the unknown and I really don’t know what’s best for my life anyway.  Why not, then, just hand it over to the one person who does: God? 

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A Life of Integrity

People want to follow leaders and individuals who do what they say they will,  and model what they ask others to do. In my own experience, I've always found this to be the case. A leader with integrity is worth following, if for no other reason, because he or she is not going to be destroyed by their own corruption. People instinctively know what Proverbs 11:13 confirms: that sooner or later, those without integrity do not end up where they think they are going...

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He will Sustain You

Sometimes, unknowingly, we are subconsciously waiting for something to go wrong, and in many cases we sabotage ourselves by giving up, or not doing our best, since we are so afraid to fail. But God’s word, through Psalm 55:22 gives us two promises: the first is  that  He is faithful to sustain us. The second is that he will not allow us to be moved...

 

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