Before You Judge, Seek To Understand

“Before you assume, learn the facts; before you judge, understand why; before you hurt someone, feel; before you speak, think.” – Author unknown.  Have you ever been absolutely sure that you were right about someone else’s bad thoughts, hostile feelings, or harmful intentions only to later find that you were wrong? Most likely. While holding…

Being Judgmental

 “Let every word you speak be drenched with grace and tempered with truth and clarity. For then you will be prepared to give a respectful answer to anyone who asks about your faith.” – Colossians 4:6 (TPT)). Have you judged anyone lately? Our initial reaction might be to say no, but if we honestly think…

Why Do We Overthink?

“Since you have been raised to new life with Christ, set your sights on the realities of heaven, where Christ sits in the place of honor at God’s right hand. 2 Think about the things of heaven, not the things of earth.”– Colossians 3:1-2.   Ever lay in bed, staring up at the ceiling, and wondering about, well,…

Go Out Where It Is Deeper

“When he had finished speaking, he said to Simon, “Now go out where it is deeper, and let down your nets to catch some fish.” –  Luke 5:4. Peter was busy washing his nets. Working with John and James, Peter was trying to clean the nets. The previous night was as a bust: not a single…