Part 1-Spend time in the presence of Jesus. Acts 4:19 But Peter and John replied, “Which is right in God’s eyes: to listen to you, or to him? You be the judges! 20 As for us, we cannot help speaking about what we have seen and heard.” Jeremiah 20:8 So the word of the Lord has brought me insult and reproach all day … [Read more...]
Basics in Beliefs
What we think about, where we base our thinking and our beliefs is foundational for the quality of our lives. The perspective of BasicsMatter.com is God first, family second and after that alignment to that which is on your path. Helping each of us keep first things first in our lives.
We think sometimes that poverty is only being hungry, naked and homeless. The poverty of being unwanted, unloved and uncared for is the greatest poverty. We must start in our own homes to remedy this kind of poverty. Mother Teresa I fell this morning. In my driveway, and much harder than I have … [Read more...]
When you hurt, you sometimes look for relief. . .in a bottle. This relief, this pleasure plays peek-a-boo. You see it then it’s gone, obliterated. Kc Hutter, a Facebook friend and author of her memoir A Broken Heart, flirted with alcoholism. She began drinking during her first marriage while her husband traveled out of … [Read more...]