Glory to God for pruning every branch that bears fruit, so that it will bear more. Praise him for discipline and correction in order that we might be holy. Give him glory for his great love that saves and sanctifies. May he be honored by our bearing much fruit.
Discipline, commitment, intentionality, planning, carry-through, consistency, dedication. These qualities will get you to your goals. Continue reading
Even those who criticize the famous Brazilian shortcut often let escape a certain pride. I mean, the shortcut is Brazilian. And the Brazilian is nothing if not creative. That’s true, but others also have their creativity, which isn’t always used with good results.
Like the athlete who uses forbidden products to gain better marks or performance in the competition, and who winds up losing his trophy or medal after medical exams.
The plans of the diligent lead only to plenty,
but everyone who is hasty comes only to poverty.
Proverbs 21:5 NET Continue reading
A few thoughts on my day off today. (Day off on Thurs.? Yeah, weird, I know.) Continue reading