The Mind of Christ

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Many diseases of both body and mind are self-inflicted. For example, ulcers are often caused by worry and anxiety. Heart attacks are caused many times by overexertion. Unjustified worry, fear, prejudice, hatred, and envy can contribute to mental stress, which could lead to mental illness. So one way to have a healthy mind is to avoid those practices. But the Bible way to a healthy mind is this, “Let this mind be in you, which was also in Christ Jesus.” If you have the mind of Christ, worry will be offset by trust, enmity by love, and fear by faith.

Prayer for the day

Fears sometimes seem as if they would overwhelm me, Lord Jesus, but then I remember Your gift of power, love, and a healthy mind. Thank You for the promise of healing and love, as I keep my mind on You, my beloved Lord.

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48 Comments

  1. nduati says:

    I pray that you will lead me day by day. Amen

  2. Adepeju Robert James says:

    Amen. Thank you Jesus Christ.

  3. Mike Morone says:

    Yay Jesus

  4. Marionhammers says:

    Lord help me to always keep my eyes toward heaven and my mind on your precious love, to always have your love in my heart. Thank you for all your blessings , amen

  5. King B. Johnson says:

    #Beautiful #BelieveIt #BeLikeJesus #WarriorSpirit #Family #GraceLove #MeansLifeForever #YeahBaby #Shalom

  6. Gerry says:

    People become sick with fear and worry about things that they believe will happen …. but never occur. A better reaction is to immediately start to pray ask God to help you overcome your fears and ask him to take full control over the situation. He is more than able and faithful to help with his perfect timing.