888.298.HOPE

Posts Tagged ‘Proverbs’

By On February 6th, 2016

Jesus’ Teachings on Anger

Written by Lydia D’Ross, Ordained Minister and Outreach Chaplain for RENEWAL at Brookhaven Hospital Jesus understood anger. Jesus was criticized, bullied, and mistreated. He taught us how to deal with our anger, especially when we have relationship conflicts. In Matthew, Jesus tells us, “anyone who is angry with his brother will be subject to judgment.…

Read

By On January 29th, 2016

RENEWAL Devotional: Iron Sharpens Iron

Written by Lydia D’Ross, Ordained Minister and Outreach Chaplain for RENEWAL at Brookhaven Hospital “Iron sharpens iron, and one man sharpens another.” — Proverbs 27:17 How can we help each other become more like Christ?  God has given us a spouse, and we can encourage each other. It sharpens our faith and strengthens our marriage.…

Read

By On November 13th, 2015

RENEWAL Devotional: Hope Deferred

Written by Lydia D’Ross, Ordained Minister and Outreach Chaplain for Renewal at Brookhaven Hospital Hebrews 11:1 says that faith is the substance of things hoped for. Parents are the role models for our children. As parents, we encourage, guide and do our best to nourish and protect them. We also need to teach our children…

Read

By On June 5th, 2015

RENEWAL Devotional: Receive God’s Rest

Written by Lydia D’Ross, Ordained Minister and Outreach Chaplain for Renewal at Brookhaven Hospital Isaiah 11:2 tells us that God wants us to receive His rest and by receiving His rest, we receive His Spirit.  God’s Spirit imparts wisdom to us in many ways and we have obtained His wisdom through those vessels.  We receive…

Read

By On February 27th, 2015

RENEWAL Devotional: Laughing Does the Body Good

Written by: Lydia D’Ross, Renewal Program Outreach Chaplain and ordained minister A merry heart doeth good like a medicine: but a broken spirit drieth the bones -Proverbs 17:22   At the Department of Behavioral Medicine of the UCLA Medical School, Norman Cousins conducted extensive research into the physical benefits of happiness.  Cousin’s research proved that laughter,…

Read

By On January 2nd, 2015

RENEWAL Devotional: Welcoming 2015

Written by: Lydia D’Ross, Renewal Program Outreach Chaplain and ordained minister As we say goodbye to the year 2014 we might reflect on last year’s resolutions that we might not have really accomplished.  How do we set goals for 2015 while struggling with feelings of guilt over unfulfilled resolutions of the past? We can all…

Read

By On December 27th, 2014

Hearing God’s Voice in Troubled Times

Written by: Lydia D’Ross, Renewal Program Outreach Chaplain and ordained minister When we pray, we are talking to God. We can easily forget that God wants to talk to us, too. We need to wait on Him to see what He wants to hear. It takes practice to have a listening ear, but if we…

Read

©2021 Renewal: Christian Treatment at Brookhaven. All Rights Reserved.