Tag: self development

Many times they have persecuted me from my youth up; yet they have not prevailed against me. Psalm 129:2 Give yourself permission to bloom unapologetically. When a tree grows, it first makes itself strong in the ground: it takes root. In order for it to grow up to the sky it knows it must be […]

A good reputation is more valuable than costly perfume. And the day you die is better than the day you are born. Ecclesiastes 7:1 You can’t build a reputation on what you are going to do. Henry Ford Your reputation matters: another word for reputation is esteem. What people think of us matters: our reputation matters. […]

And then take on an entirely new way of life—a God-fashioned life, a life renewed from the inside and working itself into your conduct as God accurately reproduces his character in you. Ephesians 4:22 God’s ultimate goal for your life on earth is not comfort, but character development. Rick Warren The promises of God do not […]

Show proper respect and honor to everyone, love the family of believers, fear God, honor the rulers (authority figures). 1Peter 2:17 Respect is one of the greatest expressions of love. Reverence is recognizing and honoring God with our actions. To have reverence is to have or treat with deep respect or regard for someone or […]

Let this mind be in you, which was also in Christ Jesus: Philippians 2:5 God sent the Holy Spirit to help you understand His will and equip you to live a Godly life. Charles F. Stanley God of mercy, God of power, God of fire and of righteousness I praise you for your infallible character, […]

I am convinced and confident of this very thing, that He who has begun a good work in you will [continue to] perfect and complete it until the day of Christ Jesus [the time of His return]. Philippians 1:6 Everyone tells a story about themselves in their own head. Always. All the time. That story […]

For you formed my inward parts; you knitted me together in my mother’s womb. You formed the way I think and feel. You put me together in my mother’s womb. I praise you, for I am fearfully and wonderfully made. I know how amazing that was! You could see my bones grow as my body took shape, hidden in my mother’s […]