• Oct. 13th, 2011 31 Days :: Day 13 ~ How do we know what’s true?

    Whatever is true . . . think on these things. Phil. 4:8 (ESV) Yesterday, we asked this question . . . How do we know what’s true? Well, if God is true (John 3:33) then He is our ultimate standard for truth. And the only way we can know what is true is to know [ read more ]

  • Oct. 12th, 2011 31 Days :: Day 12 ~ What is true?

    Whatever is true . . . think about these things. (Phil 4:8 ESV) What is true? The dictionary defines true as “Truth, Reality. The quality or state of being accurate.” The Greek word used here is “alethes” and it means “true, loving the truth, speaking the truth, truthful.” From what I could gather, the word “alethes” [ read more ]

  • Oct. 11th, 2011 31 Days :: Day 11 ~ You mean I have to think for myself?

    If you’ve been following along in our series , you may have been wondering when I was going to get to Philippians 4:8. And the answer is . . . today! Philippians 4:8 ~ Finally, brothers, whatever is true, whatever is honorable, whatever is just, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is commendable, if there [ read more ]

  • Oct. 10th, 2011 31 Days :: Day 10 ~ So what’s in it for me?

    We are ten days into our 31 Days of Renewing . We’ve laid a lot of groundwork and it’s time to start digging into the specifics. But I wonder if maybe…well…not that you’d ever say it out loud. But do you ever wonder why bother? Ever wonder what’s in it for me? Or maybe you’re worried that your renewed [ read more ]

  • Oct. 9th, 2011 Day 9 ~ Where is your mind set?

    Colossians 3:2 ~ Set your mind on things that are above, not on things that are on earth. (ESV) Several years ago, my husband and I attended a Weekend to Remember marriage conference. Have you ever been to one? They are excellent and I highly recommend them! I used to think  marriage conferences were for people whose marriages [ read more ]