You have a warm place to sleep, food on your table, and clothing on your back. Be thankful, this is success.
Read: 1 Timothy 6:7-8
For we brought nothing into this world, and it is certain we can carry nothing out.
8 And having food and raiment let us be therewith content.
Be interested in what others are doing too. Help them when you can.
Read: Philippians 2:3
Don’t be selfish; don’t try to impress others. Be humble, thinking of others as better than yourselves.
Being in the Kingdom of God is worth more than everything you have.
Read: Matthew 13:45-46
45 “Again, the Kingdom of Heaven is like a merchant on the lookout for choice pearls. 46 When he discovered a pearl of great value, he sold everything he owned and bought it!
No matter what you’re going through, know that God can change any circumstance.
Read: Psalm 34:6
In my desperation, I prayed, and the Lord listened;
he saved me from all my troubles.
You are chosen, so act like it.
Read: Colossians 3:12
Therefore, as God’s chosen people, holy and dearly loved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience.
It is good for you to just laugh.
Read: Proverbs 16:13
A happy heart makes the face cheerful,
but heartache crushes the spirit.
Relax and accept God’s timing.
Read: Ecclesiastes 3:1
For everything there is a season,
a time for every activity under heaven.
Love covers it all.
Read: Proverbs 10:12
Hatred stirs up conflict,
but love covers over all wrongs.
Hold on to the hope that is ours.
Read: Hebrews 6:18-19
So God has given both his promise and his oath. These two things are unchangeable because it is impossible for God to lie. Therefore, we who have fled to him for refuge can have great confidence as we hold to the hope that lies before us. 19 This hope is a strong and trustworthy anchor for our souls. It leads us through the curtain into God’s inner sanctuary.
Being a good friend is not a sometimes kind of thing. It is an
everyday thing. When things are good and when they are bad, you must still be a friend.
Read: I Samuel 20:14
And may you treat me with the faithful love of the Lord as long as I live.”