Be nice to yourself, don't give others power over your life, know what to share and what to hold on to.
In other words, getting closer to God through Christ to be rich is just like going to school so you can be rich, one is not necessary a prerequisite of the other. You can be rich without God, just as you can be rich without going to school, examples of these abound.
I understand you might think there is a lot more you desire but one thing I know for sure is if you appreciate the little miracles, you are one step closer to the bigger ones you so much desire.
as you struggle and succeed in life, many will not wish that you overtake them or achieve rapid progress; they would wish for your downfall or even death in that case if such happens, one experiences the true meaning of becoming nothing. Thus, in order to be living and overcome these agents of the evil one, you must abide in God forever.
I made a shocking discovery today, I just realized I am a god! So these are things I am going to do with my superpowers...
To sum up the complex matter of God’s desires, as we can understand them, we can look to one word: relationship. - Wesley Baines
Does faith fail? Yes it does! But why? Faith is one word we misuse obviously because most of us don't really understand how it works.
You are equipped to succeed by default, no one is useless, no one is designed to be a failure, no one is destined to be irrelevant, we are all a product of a God that never fails...
I was offered a tract by a customer to show his gratitude for the service I just rendered. When he handed me the tract and said 'thank you', it felt somehow to me, money I understand, souvenir I understand but tract!?! Anyway, I collected it, it was looking so unattractive and I was really not interested but...
Nothing else will work for him unless it gets its way into his head for a rethink. So, be it an obvious change or a spiritual one, ensure that everything that defines you, conforms with your ideology.