Mindset Link “Be kind to one another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, as God in Christ forgave you.”Ephesians 4:32 ESV Bring It Into Play Did someone hit your button? And you have a legitimate reason to be angry. ...Like the store clerk who was really rude. Or that person who seems to get under your skin. Ask the Holy Spirit to help you see the person. Maybe they need grace. Ask for help to restore your peace. Choose to be kind. Honoring God with your words and actions.
Light Strand Journal Devo: Spend a few minutes in the Light through this Devo. Before you start, ask the Holy Spirit to come in and fill the time with light. Express to Jesus what you need today during your time with Him. Do you like to doodle, letter, or write notes while to spend time with God? Use the Light Strand Devo Printable for this weeks notes. Mindset Link “But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, forbearance, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and
Mindset Link “Put on then, as God's chosen ones, holy and beloved, compassionate hearts, kindness, humility, meekness, and patience,” Colossians 3:12 ESV Bring It Into Play Always be kind. Even when you don’t feel like it. Kindness. As you speak it. Visualize light flowing from your mouth onto the people around.
Light changes the atmosphere. And the attitude of the people you encounter. It is hard to be kind, when someone else is being unkind. But it is possible. Ask the Ho
Mindset Link “So then, as we have opportunity, let us do good to everyone, and especially to those who are of the household of faith.” Galatians 6:10 Bring It Into Play Kindness. Can change someone’s day. Go out of your way to be kind. It’s the little things. Smile. Open a door. Ask about a person’s day. Share a hug. Action Step For the next week, make it a goal to do three kind acts for people throughout your day. Journal about the positive effects it had on your week or the
Mindset Link “Bearing with one another and, if one has a complaint against another, forgiving each other; as the Lord has forgiven you, so you also must forgive.” Colossians 3:13 ESV Bring It Into Play Family. Looks different for everyone. Think of the people you can call on to celebrate or to help when life falls apart. Sometimes you’re related by blood. Sometimes not. There will be bumps in the road with family. You will fight or say things you shouldn’t. Or frustrate and i
Mindset Links "Death and life are in the power of the tongue," Proverbs 18:21 ESV Bring It Into Play Think about the words you say to yourself and about yourself. Do you love yourself with your words? If you do...WAY TO GO! (Help other young women learn.) Or do you call yourself hurtful things like ugly, a failure, a loser, or worthless? Have you ever thought about what God would say about you? Loved Beautiful Smart Forgiven Worthy Useful Blessed Speak Kind words about yourse
Mindset Link So that you may be innocent and pure as God's perfect children, who live in a world of corrupt and sinful people. You must shine among them like stars lighting up the sky, as you offer them the message of life. If you do so, I shall have reason to be proud of you on the Day of Christ, because it will show that all my effort and work have not been wasted. Philippians 2:15-16 Bring It Into Play You were created to impact this world! When so many people are cruel an
Mindset Link Be kind and compassionate to one another, forgiving each other, just as in Christ God forgave you. Ephesians 4:32 NIV Bring It Into Play Kindness. Sometimes it is really hard to be kind. Someone may have hurt your feelings or made you angry, so the last thing you want to do is to be kind. In fact, you may want to tell them off. That would actually be the wimpy decision. The most powerful response is to show kindness, even when the person doesn't deserve it. Why?