by Sharman J. Monroe
Keep and guard your heart with all vigilance and above all that you guard,
for out of it flow the springs of life.
Proverbs 4:23 (AMP)
Your heart pumps life-giving blood through your body. If something is wrong with your heart, then blood doesn’t flow properly and have you health problems. Similarly, in the spiritual realm your heart is your core, your soul, your source of life-giving behavior. Whatever is present in your core will eventually show up in your life. Have you ever been around someone who was nice at first, but then the person became negative and mean for no apparent reason? What happened? The person’s true nature showed up. That negativity and meanness was always in their heart. It was their core and it eventually flowed out for all to see.
Guarding your heart is paramount in the Christian walk. Continue reading