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3 meals a day

"If we don't discipline ourselves, the world will do it for us"
William Feather
This quote hit home. If you don't take the time to discipline yourself, and I don't mean punish yourself, but really set your mind to something and do it. For the past week or so that is exactly what I've been learning. If you let yourself go, the world will begin to shape you. Blahh horrible thought. That's why I think it is good to discipline yourself. 
Ever since we moved to my grandmas house, my whole routine got ruined. I used to have a specific time where I would spend time with God, talk to Him and read His word. I used to have so much confidence and so much reassurance of His grace. When we moved and college started, I lost that. I missed that. I missed walking into a room and feeling so full of confidence because God was with me. I lost the ability to discipline myself. I read my bible as an appetizer, I would give so little of my time to God. That is exactly what God h…

The Glories of Christ!

Something I found in my bible while doing my devotions, thought I'd share it with you all! =)

"Not that we are sufficient of ourselves to think of anything as being from ourselves, but our sufficiency is from God..."-2Cor 3:5

One of the great tenets of Scripture is the claim that Jesus Christ is completely sufficient for all matters of life and godliness (2Pet1:3,4)! He is sufficient for creation(Col. 1:16, 17), salvation(Heb 10:10-12) sanctification(Eph 5:26,27), and glorification(Rom 8:30). So pure is He that there is no blemish, stain, spot of sin, defilement, lying, deception, corruption, error, or imperfection(1Pet 1:18-20).
So complete is He that there is no other God besides Him(Is 45:5); He is the only begotten Son(John 1:14, 18); all the treasures of wisdom and knowledge are in Him(Col 2:3); the fullness of the Godhead dwells bodily in Him(Col 2:9); He is heir of all things (Heb1:2); He created all things and all things were made by Him, though Him, and for Him(…