10 Ways to Practice Self Discipline

For the Spirit God gave us does not make us timid, but gives us power, love and self-discipline. 2 Timothy 1:7 NIV Discipline is defined as the training of people to obey rules, procedures, or behavior. When I taught elementary school, I spent weeks teaching students classroom procedures for lining up, turning in assignments, andContinue reading “10 Ways to Practice Self Discipline”

The Benefits of Memorizing Scripture

Not so long ago my mother-in-love began reporting that people were stealing her money, partying in her kitchen at night, and birds were trying to steal her purse.  Yes, she was suffering from dementia and it was a difficult road for us to witness.  But there was one thing that remained intact in her memory. Continue reading “The Benefits of Memorizing Scripture”

Increase Your Appetite for the Word

Do you look forward to reading scripture? Do you really desire to read your bible? Or do your eyes droop and your lids long to close whenever you open the pages? Does your mind scatter in a million different directions and you have difficulty understanding the sentence that you have reread at least a dozenContinue reading “Increase Your Appetite for the Word”