Life is better lived with…

Life is better lived with the grain, rather than attempting to cut across it. Life with the grain means living according to God’s wisdom.

#wisdom #life

“… the deeper the dying…

“… the deeper the dying the truer the living.” —A.B. Simpson

“I tell you the solemn truth, unless a kernel of wheat falls into the ground and dies, it remains by itself alone. But if it dies, it produces much grain” Jn 12.24.

#life #death

Always leave a person with…

Always leave a person with hope, pointing out possibilities, lines of approach, steps that can be taken from here to there, better days ahead, and, most importantly, the promise of #life beyond the doors of #death. That is the greatest #hope of all.

The question is not why God allows us…

The question is not why God allows us to suffer. The question we ought to be asking is why God allows us to live. The answer to that question is easy: He wants us to repent and seek him.

#life, #seeking-god, #suffering

Contrary to the prosperity gospel the abundant life…

Contrary to the prosperity gospel, the abundant life, Jn 10.10, doesn’t mean more material possessions. It means the possession of God, Jn 10.9.

#abundance, #god, #life

How we choose to spend our time is…

How we choose to spend our time is how we choose to spend our life.

#life, #time

Pay attention to what kind of life you…

Pay attention to what kind of life you lead, if it pleases and glorifies God, and the consequences it brings. “The Lord All-Powerful said, ‘Think about what you are doing.'” Hag 1.7 ERV.

#consequences, #life, #think