by Latricia C. Bailey Let your conversation be always full of grace, seasoned with salt, so that you may know how to answer everyone. Colossians 4:6 (NIV) People often say it’s not only what you say that matters, but how you say something. That old adage about, “Sticks and stones may break my bones, but… Continue reading A Little Salt and Grace
by Sharman J. Monroe So, as God’s own chosen people, who are holy [set apart, sanctified for His purpose] and well-beloved [by God Himself], put on a heart of compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness, and patience [which has the power to endure whatever injustice or unpleasantness comes, with good temper]. Colossians 3:12 (AMP) Yeah, I know… Continue reading Set Apart
by Sharman J. Monroe See to it that no one takes you captive through philosophy and empty deception [pseudo-intellectual babble], according to the tradition [and musings] of mere men, following the elementary principles of this world, rather than following [the truth—the teachings of] Christ. Colossians 2:8 (AMP) Have you ever made anything from scratch? Maybe… Continue reading Truth
by Latricia C. Bailey “For it is [not your strength, but it is] God who is effectively at work in you, both to will and to work [that is, strengthening, energizing, and creating in you the longing and the ability to fulfill your purpose] for His good pleasure.” Philippians 2:13 (AMP) “It is easier said… Continue reading Who’s Working — You or Him?