Good Uses Of Your Free Time
If we do not give generously of our time to the Lord, we don*t give Him what He wants the most and we limit His opportunities to bless us. There are many times each day when we are between tasks, waiting for someone or inactive for some other reason. I suggest that praying, meditating on God Himself and on His Word would be very profitable.Psalms 46:10a: Be still, and know that I am God: . . .
Psalms 63:5: My soul shall be satisfied as with marrow and fatness; and my mouth shall praise thee with joyful lips: 6 When I remember thee upon my bed, and meditate on thee in the night watches.Joshua 1:8: This book of the law shall not depart out of thy mouth; but thou shalt meditate therein day and night, that thou mayest observe to do according to all that is written therein: for then thou shalt make thy way prosperous, and then thou shalt have good success.
1 Timothy 4:13-15: Till I come, give attendance to reading, to exhortation, to doctrine. 14 Neglect not the gift that is in thee, which was given thee by prophecy, with the laying on of the hands of the presbytery. 15 Meditate upon these things; give thyself wholly to them; that thy profiting may appear to all.
Diligence by Charles Haddon Spurgeon:
2 Peter 1:5: And beside this, giving all diligence, add to your faith virtue; and to virtue knowledge;
The article Diligence appeared in the book Devotions & Prayers of Charles H. Spurgeon Copyright 1982. Publisher: Baker Books, a division of Baker Publishing Group, 2768 E Paris Ave SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49546 (616) 957-3110. Used by permission. You could copy and paste this in your URL to contact them: www.bakerpublishinggroup.com.
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