You can have anything you want if you want it badly enough. You can be anything you want to be, do anything you set out to accomplish if you hold to that desire with singleness of purpose.
Faith is a continuation of reason.
You can have anything you wantif you want it badly enough. You can be anything you want to be, do anything you set out to accomplish if you hold to that desire with singleness of purpose.
Men moving only in an official circle are apt to become merely official not to say arbitrary in their ideas, and are apter and apter with each passing day to forget that they only hold power in a representative capacity.
Most of us are just about as happy as we make up our minds to be.
There's a lot of capital flowing into 'information-age' companies. These are 25 companies that are leading the charge in building the bandwidth for the world economy.
With the physical trade still quiet because of the summer slowdown, the markets seem to be at the whim of the funds, so more exogenous issues such as the equities, oil, bonds and the dollar, or any other event that impacts the funds, needs to be watched closely
This is no doubt a bullish factor. Copper, lead and zinc are the three metals that are suffering supply disruption from strike action.
Overall the sentiment in the metals is still very bullish and it is hard to see this changing in the near term.
Should the global economy suffer a period of slower demand, which is a distinct possibility given rising interest rates, a slowing housing market and high debt, then the demand profile on the metals could suffer. In turn, these lofty metal prices would then look out of place.
With China now back in the market after the New Year, there was some catching up in early trading on Monday.
On the surface, the base metals look strong, but there is a danger the rug could get pulled from underneath the market.
The jury is therefore still out as to whether this was just another mini correction or whether more selling will follow. The wider markets are showing some strength, equities are heading higher, mining stocks are showing some strength.
At some stage the fundamentals will become influential again, but while the funds are willing and able to buy commodities, you have to accept that their patronage is the most influential aspect in the market and will remain so until something knocks them from their current thinking.
Eternal life does not depend upon our perfection; but because it does depend upon the grace of Christ and the love of the Spirit, that love shall prompt us to emulate perfection.
Our Lord does not praise the centurion for his amiable care of his servants, nor for his generosity to the Jews, nor for his public spirit, nor for his humility, but for his faith.
Faith is a simple trust in a personal Redeemer. The simpler our trust in Christ for all things, the surer our peace.
The only qualification for knowing Divine things is to love them; to know Christ and to see the light of His revelation, we have only to aspire after a filial temper.
Lov'est thou me? This is the one test question of our religion; for he that loveth is born of God.
There is a boundary to the understanding, and when it is reached, faith is the continuation of reason.
To-day Christ, in a certain sense, is on trial before us all. In these living hearts, in every one to-day, there will be a judgment of some sort passed upon His sacred person.