INSPIRE: Our Blog for Daily Living

February 22, 2019

Here are some thoughts on some verses in Proverbs 22. Proverbs 22:1 (NLT) — 1 Choose a good reputation over great riches; being held in high esteem is better than silver or gold. If given the ... [Continue Reading]

February 21, 2019

Isaiah 40:18 (NLT) — 18 To whom can you compare God? What image can you find to resemble him? Father before Jesus came we had nothing to compare you too. But now because of Jesus who perfectly ... [Continue Reading]

February 20, 2019

I sense the urge to pray again in this blog. I pray that you sense it to. Isaiah 40:11 (NLT) — 11 He will feed his flock like a shepherd. He will carry the lambs in his arms, holding them close to ... [Continue Reading]

February 19, 2019

Proverbs 17:9 (NLT) — 9 Love prospers when a fault is forgiven, but dwelling on it separates close friends. Prospers comes from the Hebrew word baqash which means to seek, to seek out a place. So ... [Continue Reading]

February 18, 2019

If you have been a Christian for awhile you have learned that God put on this earth to be stewards or managers of all that he has given us. This purpose for us started way back in Genesis >  Then ... [Continue Reading]

February 15, 2019

When you read through Proverbs 12 and may other chapters of Proverbs you will notice that there is a contrast or sometimes a comparison between the godly and the wicked. You probably observed that the ... [Continue Reading]

February 14, 2019

Happy Valentines Day! Proverbs 12:4 (NLT) — 4 A worthy wife is a crown for her husband, but a disgraceful woman is like cancer in his bones. I believe this verse describes my wife Cleo. Worthy = ... [Continue Reading]

February 13, 2019

In 1844 a medical doctor named Ignas Phillip Semmelweis, who was assistant director at the Vienna Maternity Hospital, suggested to the doctors that the high rate of death of patients and new babies ... [Continue Reading]

February 12, 2019

Proverbs 12:1 (NLT) — 1 To learn, you must love discipline; it is stupid to hate correction. To improve you must be willing to be corrected. Only a stupid person will not receive correction. Stupid ... [Continue Reading]

February 11, 2019

They say in football that the best defense is a good offense. The longer the offense stays on the field the more tired the other teams defense will be and the more rested your defense will be. So what ... [Continue Reading]