Tag Archives: mind

What I Focus On

What I focus my attention on has greater influence over me — whether good or bad — because what I think about repeatedly develops a thought pattern that affects my perspective of life, which then governs how I behave and what I do. So what I dwell on is very important, because it ultimately determines Read More…

Love the Lord Your God

A teacher of the law asked Jesus which of the commandments was the most important, and he answered, “Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind and with all your strength” (Mk 12:30; also, Lk 10:27). “Heart” is from the Greek word kardia, which Read More…

Your Character, Redeemed by God

God gave you the character you need to be effective in life and in his kingdom. The problem is that sin has perverted your character, making you less effective than God intends. He will redeem your character with your cooperation, making you more effective than you ever would imagine. If you redeem something, you recognize Read More…

Repentance Defined

“Repentance literally is changing your mind — what you think — and includes your attitudes, perspective, values, priorities, and standards. It requires you to reprogram your mind to conform to the Bible.” — A quote from the book, “Making the Transition.”