Tag Archives: mind

Love the Lord Your God

Love the Lord Your God (Reading time: 1.3 minutes) A teacher of the law asked Jesus which was the most important commandment. 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” (Mark 12:30, NIV; also, Luke 10:27). “Heart” Read More…

Multiplying Our Insight

Multiplying Our Insight (Reading time: 2.3 minutes) The Parable of the Sower in Matthew Chapter 13 contains important insight that many of us may overlook due to the translation of a key word. The parable refers to those who “do not hear or understand” (v. 13, NIV, emphasis added). It quotes Isaiah about people who “will Read More…

An Integrated Guidance System

An Integrated Guidance System Read the Summary (Reading time: 0.4 minutes) (Total reading time: 7.8 minutes) Full Article When I was in high school, my Dad owned an airplane — a single-engine, four-passenger plane. As a family, we did some local pleasure flying as well as cross-country flying on vacations. I never had any interest Read More…

Changing Your Attitude

Changing Your Attitude Read the Summary (Reading time: 0.3 minutes) (Total reading time: 9.3 minutes) Full Article The Bible has much to say about the human mind, which provides such functions as awareness, thought, reflection and judgment. The New Testament often uses the Greek word nous, translated “mind,” to represent these functions. The New Testament Read More…

Believing by Choice

Believing by Choice Read the Summary (Reading time: 0.4 minutes) (Total reading time: 7.4 minutes) Full Article How do you decide whether to believe something you hear? You must decide whether the person who told you is credible, for one thing. Do you have confidence in them and are they a reliable source for the Read More…