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Lust and guilt

  Guilt is a much stronger feeling than lust. Long after lust has faded, guilt still remains. Lust is subject to time and circumstances. Guilt is not. Lust can be controlled. Guilt is an inevitable consequence. Lust needs to be fed. Guilt has a life of its own. Before you act upon and give in [...]

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In search of perfection

  Many times when we think about perfection, the things that immediately come to mind are the ones we lack, that we need to add to our lives. We lack this and that—and we think that everything will be perfect only when there is nothing more to add. However, sometimes perfection is not in adding [...]

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Do you give me your word?

  The word given as a promise, as a guarantee, is one of the main characteristics of an individual. Your word shows who you are. You are as good as your word. To be someone who keeps his/her word is to be of good character. Your word reveals your personal integrity, the kind of person [...]

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Dividing men into two groups

  In my opinion, we can divide all men in the world into two groups: those who wear sandals with socks and those who don’t. Every time I see a guy from the other group (I am among those who don’t, of course), I have mixed feelings between rushing in the opposite direction and beating [...]

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It’s your job to give orders to yourself

  Why do most people work for others? Very few people choose to tell themselves what to do. Most of the time, the majority of people need others to tell them what to do. From birth, we are told what to wear, what to eat, what religion to practice, whom to like and dislike, what [...]

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Giving a break

  Everyone has the right to have a bad day every once in a while. The day you wake up late and as you get up, you hit your shin on the bed frame. You are about to get dressed when you realize the clothes you need are not ironed. You’re going to have a cup of [...]

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40 Thoughts — Conclusion

Part of the series “40 Thoughts of Jesus.” View all previous here, but first learn how the purpose works here. King David said: How precious also are Your thoughts to me, O God! How great is the sum of them! If I should count them, they would be more in number than the sand. Psalm [...]

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Thought #40 — Shine!

Part of the series “40 Thoughts of Jesus.” View all previous here, but first learn how the purpose works here.   Go back home to your own people, and report to them how much the Lord has done for you and how He has had mercy on you. Mark 5.19 A man lived in torment [...]

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Thought #39 — What is that up ahead?

Part of the series “40 Thoughts of Jesus.” View all previous here, but first learn how the purpose works here.   (Jesus turned to Peter and said:) Get out of my way, Satan! You are like a stone on My path to make Me stumble, for you are thinking like a human being and not like [...]

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Thought #38 — Healthy body, healthy mind, lifeless life

Part of the series “40 Thoughts of Jesus.” View all previous here, but first learn how the purpose works here.   Man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word that proceeds from the mouth of God. Matthew 4.4 Lose weight now! A diet to lose 3Kg in 5 days! A fast way to gain muscle mass! Coffee [...]

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