All for what?

All for what?
Did I purify my heart and wash my hands in innocence for nothing? Psalms 73:13

This is a question I've asked myself and God more times than I'm proud to admit, and maybe you have too. Often times we get to a place in our lives where everyone around us seems to be prospering even though they may not be behaving with much integrity.  Meanwhile you're doing everything "right" with little to no results and wondering what you're even doing it for. We listened to our parents, obeyed the teacher, followed the rules, and remained faithful, but what's the point if God is only blessing the trap ni**as anyway?

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Managing Our Emotions

Managing Our Emotions

Be angry and do not sin; on your bed reflect in your heart and be still- Psalms 4:4

I believe that there are many parallels in life that many people don’t notice, but I consider myself blessed to have discovered some of the revelations and insight that I’ve gained over time. One of the biggest is the parallel between the two most dominant areas of my life: spirituality (biblical knowledge) and psychology. This verse in particular makes me think of it most.

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Faith & Works

Faith & Works

The spirit of procrastination is real. You can't pray away something that you aren't putting action behind it.  And you can’t just believe that God is going to do something in your life if you haven’t put to use the tools he has given you. Now for me this applied to the work I needed to do for my blog; I kept pushing back my relaunch date, making excuses about why I wasn’t sticking to my writing schedule, and just all around slacking as if my blog was going to grow by osmosis.

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