Today’s list comes from a book I found while unpacking. It’s a personally autographed copy of You’re Born An Original Don’t Die a Copy, by John Mason. It consists of 52 nuggets, as he calls them, one for each week of the year.
Slightly adapted and with some added scriptural references, here’s Nugget #29 for our 29th “List to Live By.”
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I’ve always been amazed at folks who think that success in life is anti-Biblical.
How can anyone think that God created us to be unsuccessful in any area of life that He ordained as good? Of course, it depends on how you define success.
The book of Proverbs reveals many solid suggestions and fundamental principles for success in every endeavor. Continue reading
Today’s list comes from a piece I published several years ago, but I think I got the idea from some anonymous article. If anyone knows the source, let me know and I will give them credit.
It encourages us not to listen to our negative, defeated and discouraged self talk, but rather listen to God. It’s entitled…
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Today’s list is adapted from the writings of author John Van Diest. It speaks to the issue of anger and offers 10 warning signs when anger becomes hurtful.
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We began this weekly column to give our blog a little variety with a succinct, easy to read, and bullet-point post.
Hopefully, you’re finding these lists provide food for thought. Challenge your thinking. Deepen your faith. Strengthen your relationships. And enrich your life.
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Today’s list is adapted from author Barbara Johnson and offers encouragement to show God’s love to others. Continue reading
Today’s list, #20 is adapted from Dee Bowman’s book “That’s Life,” which I highly recommend.
It’s taken from the section “Life By the Numbers” and speaks to enlisting God’s help in dealing with the various emotions of life. It’s succinct. Stimulating. And Scriptural.
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Today’s list about prayer is selected and adapted from author and publisher John Van Diest.
This list offers 8 words that all begin with the letter “P” and speak to the importance of prayer in our lives.
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Today’s list is a Thanksgiving acrostic, reminding us of our many blessings.
It combines people, places, things, and a fun thought or two. Hope you enjoy it. In fact, you might like to have everyone write their own Thanksgiving acrostic after enjoying a bountiful meal on Thursday.
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Today’s list is borrowed and modified from “The Interior Castle” by Teresa of Avila. It’s based on the concept found in Psalm 103:2 when David wrote,
“Bless the Lord, O my soul, And forget not all His benefits.”
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Today’s list is taken and adapted from God Is in the Small Stuff…and It All Matters by Bruce Bickel and Stan Jantz.
It offers food for thought regarding discipline in your life, spiritual and otherwise.
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