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Sharpening each other

As iron sharpens iron, so one person sharpens another.  Proverbs 27:17 (NIV)

Sharing your ideas with a trusted friend allows you to take advice and to perhaps refine the vision you have for the task ahead.   203 more words


Adult Before Eighteen (Hadith No. 2330)


Volume 3, Book 48, Number 832 :
Narrated by Ibn ‘Umar (radiallaahu `anhu)
Allah’s Apostle (sallallaahu `alayhi wasallam) called me to present myself in front of him or the eve of the battle of Uhud, while I was fourteen years of age at that time, and he did not allow me to take part in that battle, but he called me in front of him on the eve of the battle of the Trench when I was fifteen years old, and he allowed me (to join the battle).” Nafi’ said, “I went to ‘Umar bin ‘Abdul Aziz who was Caliph at that time and related the above narration to him, He said, “This age (fifteen) is the limit between childhood and manhood,” and wrote to his governors to give salaries to those who reached the age of fifteen. 541 more words


Day 240: A thin line

Maybe it’s the job I’m doing now or the things I’m noticing that people are talking about, but I’ve come to notice there’s a thin line between being supportive and being an enabler.   586 more words


Past Warnings

I Corinthians 10 verse 1 to 22; Is subtitled warnings in some translations of The Bible.

Through life we most likely get many warnings, warnings that bring to notice dangers, troubles in life and warning about things that are really no good for us. 356 more words


In Other Words...

A man’s discretion makes him slow to anger, and it is his glory to overlook a transgression (Proverbs 19:11 NAS).

In other words, we don’t have to make every little offense a federal case; a wise person knows when to hold someone accountable for their transgression – and when to overlook it.

Daily Texts

Only five percent of what I do

We all like to think that what we do is really important. The truth is that eighty five percent of what you do, anyone can do. 426 more words

Being Trustworthy Is A Good Thing

“Whoever is careless with the truth in small matters cannot be trusted with important matters”
― Albert Einstein

Too often we want people to trust us in our marriage, careers and relationships yet fall short of gaining their trust.  182 more words