1. Before hitting the
trail to improve someone else, it would better profit us, and others, to
start the campaign with our ownselves.
Matthew 7:5 -
Thou hypocrite, first cast out the beam out of
thine own eye; and then
shalt thou see clearly to cast out the mote out of thy brother's eye.
2. The Key to failure
is trying to please everyone, the Key to success is in living for an
audience of One – God.
Colossians 3:23 -
And whatsoever ye do, do it
heartily, as to the Lord, and not unto men
3:24 - Knowing that of the Lord ye shall receive the reward of the
inheritance: for ye serve the Lord Christ.
3. Before you ask
anyone to pray for you, be certain you share your burden
with the one who cares most – Jesus.
1 Peter 5:7 -
Casting all your care upon him; for he careth for you.
4. Forgiveness isn’t
only something God gives us, He designed it to be passed
on to others.
Matthew 6:14 -
For if ye forgive
men their trespasses, your heavenly Father will also forgive you
Matthew 6:15 -
But if ye forgive
not men their trespasses, neither will your Father forgive your trespasses.
5. Rewarding people
who do evil is not only wrong, but down right dangerous! Proverbs 17:13
- Whoso rewardeth
evil for good, evil shall not depart from his house.
6. Make the
most of your time… because every hour you waste is a resource you will never
- See then that ye walk circumspectly, not as fools, but as
Ephesians 5:16 -
Redeeming the time, because
the days are evil.
7. Grow or
stretch your faith this year by setting Christ centered goal’s.
- Brethren, I count not myself to have apprehended: but this one thing I
do, forgetting those things which are behind, and reaching forth unto those
things which are before
Philippians 3:14 - I press toward the mark for the prize of the high calling of God in