Incline your ear, and hear the words of the wise, and apply your heart to my knowledge, for it will be pleasant if you keep them within you, if all of them are ready on your lips. That your trust may be in the Lord, I have made them known to you today, even to[…]
For the Lord is a sun and shield; the Lord bestows favour and honour; no good thing does he withhold from those whose walk is blameless. – Psalm 84:11 (NIV)
Do you find yourself at times focusing on how you messed up rather than the emphasis on the goodness Jesus gives? I know I do and sometimes I despair over what I don’t have and forget to look at just what He has provided.
Reading a verse like this one in Psalm 84 certainly is a wake-up call. His provision is perfect and His possibilities are endless. He is doing new things, great things, every moment of every day of our lives.
James 1:17 says: Every goodand perfectgiftis fromabove,comingdown from the Father of the heavenly lights, who does not change like shifting shadows.
Today, will you join me and reach out and to grab every opportunity?
Collagen plays a critical role in maintaining the integrity of multiple body tissues and organs, including bones, skin, cartilage, and ligaments. It generally acts as a natural glue in the human body and generally gives specific tissues and organs their strength and elasticity.
As noted, collagen is the most common protein in humans, accounting for about 25-35 percent of the total protein content in the body. As you get older, your collagen reserves usually start to decline leading to age-related skin wrinkling, thinning, and dryness. It further causes bone density, cartilage, ligaments, and other connective tissue to deteriorate, significantly impacting your overall health. For this reason, low collagen reserves can contribute to atherosclerosis in your arteries, increasing your risk of heart disease.
In young people, the case is a little different. Their bodies can easily produce more collagen to replenish the declining reserves. They just need a supply of specific…