Do you have a
simple list of needs?Possibly you are content
with the circumstances of your life.Perhaps
you need extra hours in your day. Or you maybe you are like me and need wisdom
and discernment in time management and life issues.
Reba McEntire has
authored this advice.
While I smile are
her quote, I know I don't need a wishbone. But I find eternal truth in memorizing God's word. As I have meditated and
memorized these words, I realize that God has generously provided everything I
need. Salvation, peace, joy, strength, family, friends, and more.
I love that the
use of the pronoun us… includes all Believers.
“ His divine power
has given us everything needed for life and godliness through the knowledge of
him who has called us by his own glory and goodness.”
Why would anyone read every book written by every 2016 Presidential candidate?
Has every candidate or
potential candidate even written a book? What books would be at the top of your
I love the idea that
someone is willing to take seriously the challenge to be an informed
voter.Do most of us receive our
information concerning political candidates from second hand sources such as
the Internet, newspaper and television accounts? Do we listen to people with
whom we disagree?
Do we invest the time
and energy to read first hand accounts from individuals? Are we satisfied with
sound bites on important issues?Do we
discount a whole group of people who don’t look like us? Or think like us?
On Saturday, I met a
UK Professor who is thoughtfully reading books from each of the
candidates.As we waited in line, we
If you live near me, you might see him and a
group of men chatting about politics at Panera.
This is one of the books that this professor is reading.
He is a professor at the UK School of Medicine.
You might hear more about our conversation
at another time.