Skip to Content

Home » Blogs » annisfavored

Subscribe to this blog

The Hero Of Our Salvation

Posted in People on Thu, May 31 2007 - 12:28 AM

“For God loved the world so much that he gave his one and only Son, so that everyone who believes in him will not perish but have eternal life. ~ John 3:16 (NLT). Anyone who believes in Jesus has eternal life.  Not through their good works.  Not through being good enough.  Only by believing on the Lord Jesus Christ.  Only Jesus can save ...

Read More »

Do Whatever He Tells You

Posted in People on Wed, May 30 2007 - 10:42 AM

But his mother told the servants, “Do whatever he tells you.” ~ John 2:5 (NLT). Mary's advice applies to us as well.  Do whatever God tells you to.  When you obey, you will have less headaches down the road.  It is when we disobey that we suffer the consequences for action.  We become in a prison of our own doing.  Short-ciruit the...

Read More »

God Is His Word

Posted in People on Tue, May 29 2007 - 10:46 AM

In the beginning the Word already existed. The Word was with God, and the Word was God. ~ John 1:1 (NLT). The Word is God.  God is His Word.  When we read the Bible, we are getting to know our Heavenly Father, God.  We cannot effectively hear the voice of God or discern His prompting and cues if we don't know what God is like.  Read the ...

Read More »

Confess Your Sins

Posted in People on Mon, May 28 2007 - 10:36 AM

People who conceal their sins will not prosper, but if they confess and turn from them, they will receive mercy. ~ Proverbs 28:13 (NLT). If we conceal our sins, if we keep them hidden, we will suffer.  We will worry someone will find out what we have done.  We will live in constant worry.  However, if we confess our sins to God and to...

Read More »

A Real Treasure

Posted in People on Sun, May 27 2007 - 11:09 AM

The heartfelt counsel of a friend is as sweet as perfume and incense. ~ Proverbs 27:9 (NLT). When your friend tells you the truth, such as you complain too much or do something that offends others, rather than sparing your feelings, that friend thinks highly of you. He cares about your character and the way you live your life. Most...

Read More »

Short-Term Pain, Long-Term Gain

Posted in People on Sat, May 26 2007 - 10:51 AM

A person without self-control is like a city with broken-down walls. ~ Proverbs 25:28 (NLT). Do you exercise self-control? Most people react on their emotions. They don't think before they act. If we don't feel like exercising, we don't. If we are angry, we blow up at whoever is in our path. If we think before we act and consider...

Read More »

Receive The Promises

Posted in People on Fri, May 25 2007 - 11:52 AM

Therefore I say unto you, What things soever ye desire, when ye pray, believe that ye receive them, and ye shall have them. ~ Mark 11:24 (KJV). Let's say, I hand you a beautiful present with red wrapping and a neatly tied white bow and say, “Here, I want you to have this.”  Instead of grabbing it, though, you put your hands to your...

Read More »

He Will Pay Them Back

Posted in People on Thu, May 24 2007 - 10:53 AM

And don’t say, “Now I can pay them back for what they’ve done to me! I’ll get even with them!” ~ Proverbs 24:29 (NLT). When people hurt or betray us, we become angry. Instead of taking matters into our own hands by beating them up or getting revenge ourselves, we need to turn the situation over to God. Only He can bring justice to...

Read More »

Don't Waste Your Breath

Posted in People on Wed, May 23 2007 - 12:22 AM

Don’t waste your breath on fools, for they will despise the wisest advice. ~ Proverbs 23:9 (NLT). As Believers, we are out to win the world for Christ, which is a godly endeavor.  However, there are people that will not listen to the truth, no matter how you approach them with it.  Don't waste your breath on them.  Certainly try to talk ...

Read More »

Are You Missing Out?

Posted in People on Tue, May 22 2007 - 11:07 AM

Listen to the words of the wise; apply your heart to my instruction. ~ Proverbs 22:17 (NLT). Do we really listen when others speak? Even when we do, we only catch a portion of what is being said. We are missing out on truths, advice, that we can apply to our lives to make it easier. May we learn from the mistakes of...

Read More »

Higher Than Our Ways

Posted in People on Mon, May 21 2007 - 11:15 AM

  No human wisdom or understanding or plan can stand against the Lord. ~ Proverbs 21:30 (NLT). We cannot, in our limited understanding, comprehend God's plans. Even when God doesn't seem to be working in our lives, that's when He is doing the most. When we go through difficulties, we cannot understand how God can turn it...

Read More »

Put A Value On Yourself

Posted in People on Sun, May 20 2007 - 11:32 AM

To acquire wisdom is to love oneself; people who cherish understanding will prosper. ~ Proverbs 19:8 (NLT). To seek wisdom is to love one's self. When you acquire wisdom, you are bettering yourself, or as my Mom says, you are putting a value on yourself. If you study the Bible, you will gain wisdom from it, and you will learn how...

Read More »

Did You Hear About...

Posted in People on Sat, May 19 2007 - 11:02 AM

  Rumors are dainty morsels that sink deep into one’s heart.~ Proverbs 18:8 (NLT). How often do we listen to rumors? How often do we believe what we hear? Most times we don't verify the facts. Instead we believe everything we hear and accept it as truth. How would we like it if people believed everything they heard...

Read More »

Faith Works By Love

Posted in People on Fri, May 18 2007 - 11:51 AM

For in Jesus Christ neither circumcision availeth any thing, nor uncircumcision; but faith which worketh by love. ~ Galatians 5:6 (KJV). Faith works by love. I believe that every thing in the Bible, every promise, every condition, hinges on the love of God. It hinges on believing that God loves you. Recently I read a question ...

Read More »

Dwelling On The Hurt

Posted in People on Thu, May 17 2007 - 09:52 AM

Love prospers when a fault is forgiven, but dwelling on it separates close friends. ~ Proverbs 17:9 (NLT). When we hold onto a grudge, when we dwell on how someone did us wrong, the relationship will be lost.  However when we forgive that person, love prospers.  What's more important?  The hurt or the person? - Annagail Lynes

Read More »

Blessed Plans

Posted in People on Wed, May 16 2007 - 10:33 AM

We can make our plans, but the Lord determines our steps. ~ Proverbs 16:9 (NLT). We can plan all we want, but it is the Lord who determines our steps.  Instead of asking God to bless our steps, we should ask God what His plans for us are.  His plans are already blessed. - Annagail Lynes

Read More »

Nuggets Of Gold

Posted in People on Tue, May 15 2007 - 10:58 AM

If you listen to constructive criticism, you will be at home among the wise. ~ Proverbs 15:31 (NLT). Instead of ignoring the criticism of others, we need to sift through it as if we were panning for gold.  We need to look for those nuggets the contain the truth.  Is there anything in their criticism that is true?  That you could work on? ...

Read More »

Do You Have Peace?

Posted in People on Mon, May 14 2007 - 10:51 AM

A peaceful heart leads to a healthy body; jealousy is like cancer in the bones. ~ Proverbs 14:30 (NLT).Do you have peace in your life? Or do you want what others have? Are you trying to keep up with your neighbors, your friends and the people in your church? If you focus on God instead, and let Him be your source, you will have a peace...

Read More »

Practice Self-Control

Posted in People on Sun, May 13 2007 - 09:56 AM

A fool is quick-tempered, but a wise person stays calm when insulted. ~ Proverbs 12:16 (NLT).How is your temper?  When you are insulted, are you quick to respond?  Or do you stay calm?  A wise person stays calm when insulted.  For a lot of us that will take a lot of practice and a lot of self-control.  The more we practice, though, the more it ...

Read More »

Invest In God's Kingdom

Posted in People on Sat, May 12 2007 - 10:49 AM

Give freely and become more wealthy; be stingy and lose everything. ~ Proverbs 11:24 (NLT). If you give freely, you will receive more than you had.  If you are stingy, you will lose even what you have.  That’s why we shouldn’t be afraid to give what we have to God.  We are investing in God’s Kingdom.  The riches we have here will fade,...

Read More »

God Can Use You

Posted in People on Fri, May 11 2007 - 11:28 AM

For I know the thoughts and plans that I have for you, says the Lord, thoughts and plans for welfare and peace and not for evil, to give you hope in your final outcome.  ~  Jeremiah 29:11 (AMP). God has a plan for our lives.  We have dreams that God has place deep within our spirits.  Maybe it’s to teach.  Perhaps it’s to build our own ...

Read More »

Keep Your Mouth Shut

Posted in People on Thu, May 10 2007 - 09:57 AM

Too much talk leads to sin. Be sensible and keep your mouth shut.  ~ Proverbs 10:19 (NLT). When we talk too much, we end up complaining, gossiping, maybe even exaggerating the truth.  We are wise when we keep our mouths shut.  Then our talking cannot lead us down the road to destruction. - Annagail Lynes

Read More »

Add Years To Your Life

Posted in People on Wed, May 09 2007 - 10:54 AM

Wisdom will multiply your days and add years to your life. ~ Proverbs 9:11 (NLT). A benefit of seeking wisdom is that it will multiply our days and add years to our life.  Along with wisdom comes diligence.  Diligence to our daily habits that bring us long life, such as exercise, eating right, praying and not being foolish.  Read a...

Read More »

Choose Wisdom

Posted in People on Tue, May 08 2007 - 11:14 AM

Choose my instruction rather than silver, and knowledge rather than pure gold. - Proverbs 8:10 (NLT).Choose to obey.  Choose to seek after God’s instructions.  If we focus on obtaining wisdom, we will be prosperous.  However, if our sole focus is money, we will have nothing.  The answer is simple.  Choose wisdom, and we will have everything we...

Read More »

The Gateways To Your Heart

Posted in People on Mon, May 07 2007 - 11:04 AM

Tie them on your fingers as a reminder.  Write them deep within your heart.  ~ Proverbs 7:3 (NLT).The wisdom of God needs to be written deep within our hearts.  To do this, we must keep the Word before our eyes, in our ears through listening to it being preached, and we must choose to speak God's Word out of our mouths.  These are the gateways to...

Read More »
annisfavored's avatar

Name: annisfavored

View Profile | PM User

About: Hi! I am Annagail. I am pharmacy technician, life direction coach and author. I took care of my mother for most of my adult life, so it is only for the last four years that I have truly started my life. My passion in life is to help people fulfill God's purpose for their lives. I love to coach people on becoming the person God meant for him/her to be.

Add Link | Add to Buddy List