Archives for the month of: November, 2014

Take the time to ask for understanding. “Don’t live carelessly, unthinkingly. Make sure you understand what the Master wants.” Ephesians 5:17 MSG

Is this 1st or 21st Century living? “So watch your step. Use your head. Make the most of every chance you get. These are desperate times!” Ephesians 5:15-16 MSG

Make every moments count. “It’s a scandal when people waste their lives on things they must do in the darkness where no one will see.” Ephesians 5:12 MSG

Results of selfish motives: “You can be sure that using people or religion or things just for what you can get out of them..will get you nowhere” Ephesians 5:5 MSG

What’s your dialect? “Don’t talk dirty or silly. That kind of talk doesn’t fit our style. Thanksgiving is our dialect.” Ephesians 5:4 MSG

The gift of speaking. “Though some tongues just love the taste of gossip, Christians have better uses for language than that.” Ephesians 5:4 MSG

More than words, love is not cheap. “He [God] didn’t love in order to get something from us but to give everything of himself to us.” Ephesians 5:2 MSG

Sometimes I hate that it’s so simple. “Make a clean break with all cutting, backbiting, profane talk. Be gentle with one another, sensitive.” Ephesians 4:31-32 MSG

Thinking before speaking. “Say only what helps, each word a gift.” Ephesians 4:29 MSG

Bold to make a difference. “And so I insist..that there be no going along with the crowd, the empty-headed, mindless crowd.” Ephesians 4:17 MSG