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Jan 22, 2021

Take Time to Think

Jeff Cavins

When was that last time you just sat down and meditated on life? Today, Jeff talks about the importance of taking time daily to think.

Snippet from the Show

“Think differently as the people of God.”


Shownotes

“From that time Jesus began to preach, saying, ‘Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.’” – Matthew 4:17

“Call to me and I will answer you, and will tell you great and hidden things which you have not known.” – Jeremiah 33:3

“Think over what I say, for the Lord will grant you understanding in everything.” – 2 Timothy 2:7

“Finally, brethren, whatever is true, whatever is honorable, whatever is just, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is gracious, if there is any excellence, if there is anything worthy of praise, think about these things.” – Philippians 4:8

Set your minds on things that are above, not on things that are on earth. – Colossians 3:2

“For those who live according to the flesh set their minds on the things of the flesh, but those who live according to the Spirit set their minds on the things of the Spirit. 6 To set the mind on the flesh is death, but to set the mind on the Spirit is life and peace.” – Romans 8:5-6

“We destroy arguments and every proud obstacle to the knowledge of God, and take every thought captive to obey Christ” – 2 Corinthians 10:5

“Even in your thought, do not curse the king, nor in your bedchamber curse the rich; for a bird of the air will carry your voice, or some winged creature tell the matter.” – Ecclesiastes 10:20

“For my thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways, says the Lord. For as the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my ways higher than your ways and my thoughts than your thoughts.” – Isaiah 55:8-9

“I will meditate on thy precepts, and fix my eyes on thy ways.” – Psalm 119:15

Resources 

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Meet Your Host: Jeff Cavins

Jeff Cavins is passionate about helping people understand Scripture and become disciples of Jesus Christ. Though he was born Catholic, Jeff went to Bible school and served as a protestant minister for twelve years before reverting to the Catholic Faith. Jeff then received his MA in Theology from Franciscan University of Steubenville. Since then, he has become a leading Catholic evangelist and author.

Jeff created The Bible Timeline learning system, which revolutionized Catholic Bible Study for millions of Catholics. Since its introduction, Jeff has developed The Great Adventure series of Bible studies to help people better understand Sacred Scripture and its meaning for their lives. 

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