My husband and I have been blessed to be able to share our relationship knowledge with others. Over the years, I find myself repeating the same four values and know for a fact that these are the keys to a healthy relationship.
At times it can be difficult to gauge a person’s religious lifestyle, especially at the workplace. Some people are receptive to just bringing Christ up in conversation while others may not find this appropriate especially because many employers forbid religious conversations at work.
There have probably been times during a conversation when someone has cut you off to express their point. “Was what they had to say more important than what I was saying?” or “Couldn’t their comment wait 10 seconds?”
When I was in college, everyone told me I had to move to a bigger city to be successful in the field of communications. So I prepared to move to DC–a city that’s not too big or too small with a healthy amount of hustle and bustle. I searched out jobs and researched the best communications companies, and was fully prepared to make the move.
When I was single, I always believed that one day I would get married and have children. However, I had no real prospects and at times felt discouraged, but I kept serving God and doing His works.
In my “tender” age of 29, I am just now figuring out and understanding who I am. Everyday brings struggles that I diligently work toward overcoming. Sometimes, it feels like I have to prove myself to people and remind them of the new creature I am in Christ.
Mathew 22:37-39 says, Jesus replied: ‘Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind.’ This is the first and greatest commandment. And the second is like it: ‘Love your neighbor as yourself.’
As I was reading a great book about the gifts of God, I came across a paragraph that stated, believers in Christ are a threat to the kingdom of darkness, so the enemy will seek us out. It also stated to only engage the enemy on God’s terms, led by and filled with the Holy Spirit. Zechariah 4:6, …Not by might nor by power, but by my Spirit, says the LORD Almighty.