Tag: habits

Distractions

Distractions

38 Now it happened as they went that He entered a certain village; and a certain woman named Martha welcomed Him into her house. 39 And she had a sister called Mary, who also sat at Jesus’ feet and heard…

“Martha, Martha”

“Martha, Martha”

On the southeastern slopes of the Mount of Olives, about 2 miles east of Jerusalem, lay the small village of Bethany, where lived three of Jesus’ most intimate friends:  Lazarus and his sisters, Mary and Martha. Luke 10:38-42 records a…

Simple Stuff

Simple Stuff

The words “simple” and “sincere” originally meant essentially the same thing.  In fact, the word “simple” is defined by word experts as meaning without duplicity; free from dissimulation or guile; innocent or harmless.  The word “sincere” means all of those…

Failure Need Not Be Fatal

Failure Need Not Be Fatal

History books are filled with biographies of failures that made good. From them we can learn the valuable lesson that failure need not be fatal. The first President of the United States – the father of our country – lost…