Insight for Living Chuck Swindoll

October 05, 2019 - 11:03 AM

Thinking Biblically, Part 2

To support this ministry financially, visit: https://www.oneplace.com/donate/82/29 Its impossible to overstate the power of the mind. Our mind determines our attitudes, our perspective, and our decisions. When we view life from a biblical perspective, we see that no plumb line is as sure and...

Thinking Biblically, Part 1

To support this ministry financially, visit: https://www.oneplace.com/donate/82/29 Thinking is hard work. Perhaps thats why so few people engage in it. Precise, perceptive thinking doesnt come to the lazy; it only comes to those with mental determination and discipline. But in a society driven...

Never Quitting, Part 3

To support this ministry financially, visit: https://www.oneplace.com/donate/82/29 We live in compromising times. When the heat is on and the opposition is mounting, its tempting to surrender your values and say, Forget it. I give up! Resignation is far easier than perseverance. If youre ever...

Never Quitting, Part 2

To support this ministry financially, visit: https://www.oneplace.com/donate/82/29 The apostle Paul said, in Philippians 3:14: I press on to reach the end of the race and receive the heavenly prize for which God, through Christ Jesus, is calling us. Quit simply wasnt in the mans vocabulary. We...

Never Quitting, Part 1

To support this ministry financially, visit: https://www.oneplace.com/donate/82/29 Never give up, never give in. This could have been the motto of Pauls life. A man of grace and grit, Paul didnt know the meaning of quitting. Despite constant hardship, physical abuse, emotional anguish, verbal...

Overcoming Failure, Part 3

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Overcoming Failure, Part 2

To support this ministry financially, visit: https://www.oneplace.com/donate/82/29 Its so difficult to say the words I failed. Students sink when the exam comes back with an F. We despair when a business venture goes belly up. And its even worse when a marriage fails. Today Chuck Swindoll gives...

Overcoming Failure, Part 1

To support this ministry financially, visit: https://www.oneplace.com/donate/82/29 Mistakes are embarrassing. When youve slipped and said something reckless, it takes humility to clean up the mess your words caused. But failure is a much bigger deal than a mistake. Whether a failed business, a...

Sustaining Enthusiasm, Part 3

To support this ministry financially, visit: https://www.oneplace.com/donate/82/29 If were not careful, complacency will breed cynicism, which is a kissing cousin of contempt. Thats what happened to the ancient Israelites before they entered the Promised Land. Daily miracles became daily...

Sustaining Enthusiasm, Part 2

To support this ministry financially, visit: https://www.oneplace.com/donate/82/29 Familiarity breeds contempt is an old clich because its nearly always true. However, before contempt, familiarity breeds complacencya ho-hum attitude that is satisfied with the status quo. Those who spend time with...

Sustaining Enthusiasm, Part 1

To support this ministry financially, visit: https://www.oneplace.com/donate/82/29 During the Olympic games, its fascinating to watch marathoners leap into their stride. When the gun cracks, world class athletes settle into a pace theyll sustain for the next 26 miles. Few of us could run the first...

Stop Criticizing Earth and Start Contemplating Heaven, Part 3

To support this ministry financially, visit: https://www.oneplace.com/donate/82/29 Since heaven will be our ultimate destination, we need to spend less time complaining about our struggles and trials on earth, where we temporarily live, and more time learning as much as possible about heaven,...

Stop Criticizing Earth and Start Contemplating Heaven, Part 2

To support this ministry financially, visit: https://www.oneplace.com/donate/82/29 To this day, heaven remains the hope of every believer grieving the death of a loved one. All of us who fill the ranks of the redeemed understand that, while we are to live as responsible citizens of this nation, in...

Stop Criticizing Earth and Start Contemplating Heaven, Part 1

To support this ministry financially, visit: https://www.oneplace.com/donate/82/29 Any amount of time tasting the fruits of our fallen world will give most of us a hunger for heaven. Without a doubt, the choruses of worship, hymns, and anthems on the subject of heaven number in the hundreds. For...