Category: thoughts

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DAY 23 – HOW TO ‘TAKE YOUR THOUGHTS CAPTIVE’

Paul says “we take captive every thought to make it obedient to Christ.” But how do we do that? How do we get our thoughts in line with the Word of God?

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8 Reasons to Be Thankful

Let’s be downright honest…not everyone enjoys Thanksgiving. Studies show that the holidays bring about an increase in depression, loneliness and the family feuds.

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At least on the bright side

“Ma’am, please fill this out and take a seat over there.” I was handed a clipboard with paperwork to be completed. Could she not see I was completely exhausted? Could she not tell the kind of hellish day its already been? I just wanted to be seen by a doctor immediately. My spirit sank as I realized I would have to dig in. I … Read More At least on the bright side

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Too Much Family over the Holidays?

Is your family draining you dry? Looking for a way to get away from your getaway? We easily forget how draining family can be. Maybe that’s why we only get together over special occasions and holidays? Here’s a few reminders to help you get through… Remind yourself they won’t live with you forever (hopefully). Avoid Aunt Tilly’s oyster stew. Do something out of the … Read More Too Much Family over the Holidays?

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It’s not easy

Not everything is perfect.  And I can’t fix it or make it all better. I can’t back up time or have a redo. I am unable to change time. After two dog bites and some serious crankiness, we had to put our dog of 13 1/2 years down. As much as we reason and talk the decision through, we still struggle with doubt. Did we do … Read More It’s not easy

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Take your thoughts captive…but how?

Have you ever asked the question, “Lord, why is this happening to me?” “Why does it have to be this way?” “Have you forgotten about me?” “God where are you?” “Do you even care?” Our thoughts can carry us off in a whirlwind. We will quickly sink into our titanic thought life if we are not careful. Proverbs 23:7, “After all, as a man thinks, so … Read More Take your thoughts captive…but how?

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