Bibbity Bobbity Boo

“And now, dear brothers and sisters, one final thing. Fix your thoughts on what is true, and honorable, and right, and pure, and lovely, and admirable. Think about things that are excellent and worthy of praise.”‭‭Philippians‬ ‭4:8‬ ‭ Isn’t this little sweet? I think she’s lovely. So are flowers, mountain hikes, romantic gestures, friendship. PayContinue reading “Bibbity Bobbity Boo”

Clean it Up

“And now, dear brothers and sisters, one final thing. Fix your thoughts on what is true, and honorable, and right, and pure, and lovely, and admirable. Think about things that are excellent and worthy of praise.”‭‭Philippians‬ ‭4:8‬ ‭ Fourth in the positive thinking lineup is pure. One way to relate to that term is byContinue reading “Clean it Up”

Are You Right in the Head?

“And now, dear brothers and sisters, one final thing. Fix your thoughts on what is true, and honorable, and right, and pure, and lovely, and admirable. Think about things that are excellent and worthy of praise.”‭‭Philippians‬ ‭4:8‬ ‭ Third on the thinking list is right. Right. Reminds me of marking tests. Let’s say for theContinue reading “Are You Right in the Head?”

True

“And now, dear brothers and sisters, one final thing. Fix your thoughts on what is true, and honorable, and right, and pure, and lovely, and admirable. Think about things that are excellent and worthy of praise.”‭‭Philippians‬ ‭4:8‬ ‭ True. You know. As opposed to untrue. I don’t know about you, but my thoughts can –Continue reading “True”

The Den of Distraction

“Look straight ahead, and fix your eyes on what lies before you.”‭‭Proverbs‬ ‭4:25‬ ‭ “It’s dark in there, everyone. But don’t be afraid! When we stick together, we will have enough light to banish the darkness!” A volley of loud giggles and varied intense assents hit me in the midsection. (They are short, after all).Continue reading “The Den of Distraction”

Tidying Up

“Create in me a clean heart, O God. Renew a loyal spirit within me.” Psalms‬ ‭51:10‬ ‭ It’s a mess. Corn stalks. Carrot tops. Leaves, blown hither and yon. Discarded foliage and vegetables too scrawny to store, perennials whose stalks have succumbed to the killing frosts of autumn – all need to be dealt with.Continue reading “Tidying Up”

Not Feeling the Job Satisfaction

“For he does not enjoy hurting people or causing them sorrow.”‭‭Lamentations‬ ‭3:33‬ ‭ If the job were open, would the posting look something like this? ‘Must be supremely loving, kind, and considerate. In-depth knowledge of the sciences, mathematical principles, languages, biochemical engineering, administration, and the arts required. Personal wealth must be boundless, and generosity aContinue reading “Not Feeling the Job Satisfaction”