Have you ever felt like quitting? We all have at times. This poem will encourage your heart to keep going.
Don’t Quit! Poem
When things go wrong, as they sometimes will,
When the road you’re trudging seems all uphill,
When funds are low and the debts are high,
And you want to smile but you have to sigh,
When care is pressing you down a bit,
Rest if you must, but don’t you quit.
What if there were four simple times you could add to your schedule that would protect your marriage and keep it healthy? Would you give it a try?
Death and life are in the power of the tongue: And they that love it shall eat the fruit thereof.
1 Corinthians 15:33
Be not deceived: evil communications corrupt good manners.
Communication is the lifeblood of a marriage. When you can’t communicate, your relationship will deteriorate. The couple that doesn’t talk will at best be roommates and at worst separate.
Therefore, it is imperative that you protect your marriage by maintaining your ability to talk.
Keep the lines of communication open. Together, you can work through any problem, overcome any obstacle, and defeat any foe.
Here are 4 Scheduled Times That Will Protect Your Marriage.
Faith Promise Missions is a powerful and proven way for each local Church and Christian to have a part in the Great Commission reaching the world with the Gospel.
A faith promise commitment is an offering given by faith, above the tithe, to support worldwide missions.
You can help spread the Gospel around the world! Here are 10 easy steps to partner with God through Faith Promise Missions.
1. Realize God has entrusted you with the Gospel.
“But as we were allowed of God to be put in trust with the gospel, even so we speak; not as pleasing men, but God, which trieth our hearts.”
1 Thessalonians 2:4
What an amazing thought! Are we being good stewards of the Gospel?
2. We are commanded to spread the Good News both in our community and around the world at the same time.
“But ye shall receive power, after that the Holy Ghost is come upon you: and ye shall be witnesses unto me both in Jerusalem, and in all Judaea, and in Samaria, and unto the uttermost part of the earth.”
We should go soul winning at home and support soul winning missionaries abroad.
So you want to be a good Christian steward? Learning this simple truth will make it a lot easier!
I have posted several articles about the importance of stewardship in our lives. Hopefully, by now you agree with the Biblical mandate to live as a good steward.
Desire doesn’t always equal discipline. Jesus taught us that the spirit is willing but the flesh is weak.
How can we instill the principles of stewardship into our daily lives?
How do we overcome a lifetime of doing things our way and start consistently living like Jesus?
The answer may surprise you.
Everyone has them. Most people don’t give much thought to them, yet they are the secret to stability. Your habits are making your life better or worse every day.
If you can learn to leverage the power of habit, you will find the consistency necessary to be a faithful disciple of Christ.
Why do so many Christians fail to be good stewards? Christ taught the parable that explains it all.
“Blessed is that servant, whom his lord when he cometh shall find so doing. ”
“Of a truth I say unto you, that he will make him ruler over all that he hath. ”
“But and if that servant say in his heart, My lord delayeth his coming; and shall begin to beat the menservants and maidens, and to eat and drink, and to be drunken; ”
“The lord of that servant will come in a day when he looketh not for him, and at an hour when he is not aware, and will cut him in sunder, and will appoint him his portion with the unbelievers. ”
“And that servant, which knew his lord’s will, and prepared not himself, neither did according to his will, shall be beaten with many stripes.”
Our Lord gave us a parable contrasting two servants in this passage of Scripture.
The first servant mentioned was faithful to His Master’s commands. As a result, he was blessed and rewarded. In contrast, the second servant in the lesson was unfaithful. He failed his Master in spirit and action. Therefore, he was punished.
Which servant do you want to be? I trust that you desire to be a faithful steward. Our Lord has given us so many blessings that we are eternally indebted to Him.
Every sincere believer yearns to please the Saviour. Yet, so many fail. Why?
This passage of Scripture reveals the problem of stewardship. The unfaithful servant failed for one simple reason.