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Choose: Play The Fool? Or Become Wise!

Difficult situations arise daily, and they demand choices. GOOD NEWS! Each of us has the opportunity to choose.


Here is the entire Scripture passage:

A fool gives full vent to his spirit…
…BUT…
…a wise man quietly holds it back.”(Proverbs 29:11)

We get To Choose…

Among the many lessons I have learned from God’s Word is this one:

I can choose to be the “fool [who] gives full vent to his spirit”. (and reacting with instant rage is a choice!)

OR…

I can choose TO be the “wise man [who] quietly holds it back”.

Those are my only two options, right?

This shift in your way of handling grievances may seem difficult at first. But the effort is pleasing to God.

Bottom line…
It is NOT about winning the argument
It IS about living in harmony with God!!

- Jan

 

How YOU Can Live In Peace

38 lessons – click/tap image above

All problems are easier to face when you are working from a position of peace and strength rather than from a position of worry, anxiety, and fear. Peace is what you long for, right?  The really good news is: EVERYONE can have peace! How can I say that? Because Jesus Himself said it.

The Battle Is Not Yours, but Gods

30 lessons – click/tap image above

This online course includes a biblical example of how God will fight your battle for you, WHEN you choose to live in harmony with Him.
ALSO: In one of the units in this course, I have shared part of my ongoing transformation in Gods “University of Adversity”.

 

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  • Don Bennett September 10, 2019, 10:16 AM

    Learning so much from your site

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  • Tim September 8, 2019, 9:33 AM

    I believe that is just what god is trying to say to me. thank you

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