Devotional

Ungrateful?

Ungrateful?

Are you an ungrateful person?   You may not even be aware that you have an attitude of ingratitude. It is said that that ingratitude is a great sin because it is the blindest of all.  We can develop an ungrateful spirit because we take for granted God’s continued provision and supply. Luke 6:35 says, “He is kind even though we are ungrateful.”       We can become insensitive to His ble ...[Read More]

Contentment

Contentment

Be all you can be is a catch phrase used to motivate people to excel and go to the next level. But it may also mean what you have and what you are today isn’t enough.  Certainly, we must be achievers who maximize our God-given resources, abilities and talents to glorify our creator.   But it can also mask discontentment. An Attitude of contentment is not an achievement killer. Contentment is a rea ...[Read More]

Resentful?

Resentful?

You can become bitter when you allow resentment to take root in your heart.  Resentment is that deep feeling of displeasure or anger that we have toward someone because of a past offense. It is our painful memory of past hurts.  We want to get even with the other person, but the truth is we even up hurting ourselves even more. Often the other person may not even be aware they offended us.  Our res ...[Read More]

Envy

Envy

Envy is a dead-end street.  It is tragic for a person to envy the gifts, abilities and possessions of another, when what he has been given was designed by God for him and him alone.  When you accept the fact that you are uniquely gifted by God, you have placed yourself in the most strategic position to impact your family, workplace and community.   Plus, you will be a happier person who is not par ...[Read More]