Month: February 2017

The Verbs #31 (Disable Fear)

“The fear of human opinion disables; trusting in God protects you from that.” Proverbs 29:25 The Message(MSG) Have you ever been afraid to step out and do something for God, because you were so afraid of what others may think of you? Have you…

The Verbs #30 (No Doubt)

 5–6 The believer replied, “Every promise of God proves true; he protects everyone who runs to him for help. So don’t second-guess him; he might take you to task and show up your lies.” Peterson, E. H. (2005). The Message: the Bible in contemporary language (Pr 30:5–6)….

The Verbs #26 (Put the Fire Out)

  “When you run out of wood, the fire goes out; when the gossip ends, the quarrel dies down.” Proverbs 26:20 MSG  Many relationships have been destroyed, by one individual feeling they had to get the last word in. The reality of that notion…

The Verbs #28 (Lend)

“Be generous to the poor—you’ll never go hungry; shut your eyes to their needs, and run a gauntlet of curses.” Proverbs 28:27 MSG In June of 2010, this scripture became imprinted in my mind. The night it happened literally changed the entire trajectory of…

The Verbs #27 (Sharpen)

“As iron sharpens iron, so a friend sharpens a friend.” Proverbs 27:17 NLT When reading through the Bible, one cannot help but see that God certainly designed us for community. It’s become a common theme among churches and church communities to state “we are…