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What is Good:

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As a Prison Minister, Mom, and ex-felon I know what it's like to be judged and to talk to those who are judged by their bad mistakes by those who call themselves a good person, because they've never been to jail or prison. But, what are their standards for claiming: "I'm a good person?" Also, as a Mom we have certain standards of judgement that we place on others that may be around our kids or watching them or even friends or other moms.

Judging What is Good: What are your moral values and standards you are living by?

for me it's been 5 years and 2 months since I was a TDCJ offender. I served another 6 months on parole, for a total of 3 years on paper for 2 felonies: arson and burglary. Why? i became addicted to marijuana, got some laced with another drug, became homeless, and bitter at an ex boyfriend. One poor decision leading to another. and just this month I'm paying off my last fine for a ticket on my record for driving with no insurance- Praise the …

Faith & Works

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"What good is it, dear brothers and sisters, if you say you have faith but don't show it by your actions? Can that kind of faith save anyone? Suppose you see a brother or sister who has no food or clothing, and you say 'Goodbye and have a good day; stay warm and eat well'-- but then you don't give that person any food or clothing. What good does that do?" James 2:14-16

We are suppose to show the love and compassion of Jesus to others rather of the faith or not and if someone hasn't come to church in 2 weeks give them a call or go visit them not be too busy to care. Church isn't for good and important people it's for all people who admit they are sinners and need salvation found through Jesus Christ I think a lot of people have mistaken religion righteousness for pure and true faith. One is cold and unfriendly while the the other is warm and welcoming. Will God's people please stand up and boldly represent your saviour with humility, honor, and…

How to Stay an Overcomer in Marriage & in Life

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21 And further, submit to one another out of reverence for Christ. 22 For wives, this means submit to your husbands as to the Lord.23 For a husband is the head of his wife as Christ is the head of the church. He is the Savior of his body, the church.24 As the church submits to Christ, so you wives should submit to your husbands in everything.
25 For husbands, this means love your wives, just as Christ loved the church. He gave up his life for her."

This is for marriage wives need to submit to their husband and it requires a change of attitude and heart, it requires putting Christ first and having reverence for our husbands and respect that only the Lord can give us. it doesn't come naturally it takes lots of practice and prayer.

"Direct your children onto the right path,and when they are older, they will not leave it.
A youngster’s heart is filled with foolishness,but physical discipline will drive it far away."     Proverbs 22:6, 15

"To discipline a child produces w…