Category: Thought Of The Day

  • The Last Independence Day

    Today is Independence Day. A day we celebrate the freedom our country achieved from Britain. A day when our forefathers stood on their own two feet and declared that we were free to pursue life, liberty and happiness. This day has always been one of my favorite holidays. I love the spirit of camaraderie that […]

  • Fitting Friday, Shadowed Saturday.

    It’s 3 o’clock here in Southern Indiana. Today it is dark and rainy. Multiple storms have been passing through the area. A large company in Louisville had a major fire at a warehouse. Streets are flooding all around. My drive to work felt like I was going through a war zone or a major catastrophe. […]

  • Thought Of The Day: Busybody

    “But let none of you suffer as a murderer, or as a thief, or as an evildoer, or as a busybody in other men’s matters.” (I Peter 4:15) busybody: a person who pries into or meddles in the affairs of others (dictionary.com) I find it interesting that Peter lists ‘busybodies‘ right beside ‘murderers’, ‘thieves’, ‘evil-doers’. […]

  • Thought Of The Day: Modest

    “In like manner also, that women adorn themselves in modest apparel, with shamefacedness and sobriety; not with broided hair, or gold, or pearls, or costly array.” (I Timothy 2:9) modest [adjective]1. having or showing a moderate or humble estimate of one’s merits, importance, etc.; free from vanity, egotism, boastfulness, or great pretensions.2. free from ostentation […]

  • Day of Imfamy

    On this very imfamous day, I bid you to remember history, and remember that unless a warning is heeded. Unless the warning actually makes changes in your life, then the warning can do you no good. Perhaps there’s parts of the warning you like, but you don’t like the stuff that asks YOU to change. […]

  • Thought Of The Day: Comparisons

    My turn!!  My turn!!  Bro Nathan has been posting all these “thought of the day” posts recently and I realized that if I didn’t get in on this action, everyone would think he has been more spiritual than I lately.  I can’t let that happen!! *cough* com•pareverb (used with object)1) to examine (two or more […]

  • Thought Of The Day: Idleness

    “Slothfulness casteth into a deep sleep; and an idle soul shall suffer hunger.” (Proverbs 19:15) idle (adjective)1. not working or active; unemployed; doing nothing: idle workers.2. not spent or filled with activity: idle hours.3. not in use or operation; not kept busy: idle machinery.4. habitually doing nothing or avoiding work; lazy.5. of no real worth, […]

  • Thought Of The Day: Addicted

    “I beseech you, brethren, (ye know the house of Stephanas, that it is the firstfruits of Achaia, and that they have addicted themselves to the ministry of the saints,)That ye submit yourselves unto such, and to every one that helpeth with us, and laboureth.” (1 Corinthians 16:15-16)   Those who lived in Stephanas’ house were addicted […]

  • Thought Of The Day: Liberty

    “… where the Spirit of the LORD is, there is liberty.” (II Corinthians 3:17b) liberty (noun)1. freedom; independence2. impertinent freedom or familiarity(dictionary.com) Jesus (quoting Isaiah 61:1-2a) proclaimed that the very purpose of His ministry was to preach deliverance to the captive, liberty to the bruised, receiving of sight to the blind, healing to the brokenhearted, […]

  • Thought Of The Day: Conformed

    Will you allow the world to conform you to it’s standards? Will you allow religious tradition to mold you to it’s standards? Or will you allow Christ to mold you into His Image by His Spirit and His Word?   conform: “to be or become similar in form, nature, or character” (dictionary.com) “And be not conformed […]