The Art Of Christian Living

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Wisdom, Proverbs, God,

Wisdom is the principal thing; therefore get wisdom. And in all your getting, get understanding.” Proverbs 4:7 (NKJV) If wisdom is the principal thing then it is worth getting. It is one of the most prominent topics in the Bible but it is important to know the distinction between human wisdom and wisdom from God. True wisdom is understanding …

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Time, Time Management, God, Usage,

We kill time. We save time. We rob and get robbed of time, we lose time, and we have all the time in the world. But no one of us is powerful enough to stop the march of time or slow it down. ActiTime One thing we all have in common is time: rich, poor, …

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Dreams, Believe, Goals

“Life is full of beauty. Notice it. Notice the bumblebee, the small child, and the smiling faces. Smell the rain and feel the wind. Live your life to the fullest potential, and fight for your dreams.”– Ashley Smith Don’t wait for people to approve or believe in you before you take action. It is your …

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Guard, Work, Heart,

Above all else, guard your heart, for everything you do flows from it. Proverbs 4:23 Hannah works as a paralegal in a very busy law firm and prides herself as a reliable confidante. It is a large law firm consisting of 17 attorneys with 22 Paralegals and legal assistants. Everyone eats lunch at the firm cafeteria where …

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Perseverance, Faithful, Education, God

And I am sure of this, that he who began a good work in you will bring it to completion at the day of Jesus Christ.” Philippians 1:6 Halima can’t stop talking about going to America after her acceptance. All day and night she dreams about independent student life in America. Mom, I can’t wait …

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Rejection, Fear, God, Accepted

For the Lord will not reject his people; he will never forsake his inheritance. Psalms 94:14 Abby’s cheerleading team just won a national high school competition. Everyone was celebrating and hugging each other; “We did it, we won! How cool is that?” Abby went straight to the locker room to change and do math homework …

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Diligence, Hard Work,

Diligent hands will rule, but laziness ends in forced labor. Proverbs 12:24Dave grew up in a hardworking, honest, God-fearing home. He was studious and had big dreams for his future. He wanted to make his parents proud and studied hard hoping to improve their life and perhaps buy them a home in a more stable …

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Perseverance, Waiting, Hard Work

Consider it pure joy, my brothers and sisters, whenever you face trials of many kinds, because you know that the testing of your faith produces perseverance. Let perseverance finish its work so that you may be mature and complete, not lacking anything”. James 2-4On a beautiful sunny day, in a coastal West African country, Mr. …

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