Despite their desires, the lazy will come to ruin, for their hands refuse to work. Proverbs 21:25 NLT The craving of a sluggard will be the death of him, because his hands refuse to work. Proverbs 21:25 NIV Proverbs 21:25 is an example of… Continue Reading “What you want can kill you…if you’re lazy”
The way of the slothful man is as an hedge of thorns: but the way of the righteous is made plain. Proverbs 15:19 KJV In my study to confront laziness and strengthen diligence, I am going through the relevant Bible verses. This one, I… Continue Reading “Our choice: hedge or highway”
24 The hand of the diligent will rule, while the slothful will be put to forced labor. 25 Anxiety in a man’s heart weighs him down, but a good word makes him glad. 26 One who is righteous is a guide to his neighbor, but the… Continue Reading “Laziness is Bondage, Diligence is Freedom”
Please, let’s not let the prospect of personal benefit deter us from good old-fashioned service. Let’s not be so preoccupied with what’s in it for us that we resist the chance to serve others. Consider Hebrews 6:10-12. God remembers our service — past and… Continue Reading “Staying Power (devotional)”
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