Posts Tagged self-sufficiency

Are You Listening?

Recently a friend asked me how she could pray for me. My response was, “Pray that I will stay attentive to the Lord. Pray that I would listen to Him, not the world around me.” The world tells me success is found in making money and achieving status in the eyes of others. God tells me success is obeying Him and living to please an audience of One. The world tells me it’s all about

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Seeking God

Are you needing direction or strength today? 1 Chronicles 16:11 tells us where to turn: “Seek the Lord and His strength; Seek His face continually.” These words are part of a psalm of thanksgiving to the Lord, written by David after he brought the ark of the covenant to the city of David. One simple instruction: seek the Lord. How many wrong turns would we have avoided if we had sought the Lord first? How

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