Category: perseverance

Hold your ground with the truth

August 29, 2019 | 22 comments

“The greatest oak was once a little nut who held its ground.” ~ Author Unknown If you’ve ever felt like a “little nut,” holding to a big truth, keep holding to that big truth! It will prevail.

Value the benefits of patience

August 23, 2019 | 18 comments

“Patience and perseverance have a magical effect before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish.” ~ John Quincy Adams God always has an answer to any problem we ever face. Sometimes, a bit of patience provides the space we need to

Quickly move past getting ready, and be ready!

July 5, 2019 | 23 comments

How much time do you spend “being ready” for God’s blessings versus “getting ready” for God’s blessings? While playing men’s doubles in tennis recently, my partner and I were slipping behind in score against some formidable opponents. I was growing

Learn to be invincible

April 16, 2019 | 29 comments

The fearless thought is invincible. Jesus Christ was fearless, which empowered him to always come out on top of adversity even when assaulted by the worst of enemies. His fearlessness made him invincible.

To beard a lion in his den

March 1, 2019 | 31 comments

Have you ever read the words, “Beard the lion in his den,” and wondered what it meant? I did after reading Mary Baker Eddy’s use of the phrase in “Seedtime and Harvest.” Here’s what she wrote: “Jesus taught us to