Brothers and sisters, whatever is true, whatever is noble, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is admirable — if anything is excellent or praiseworthy — think about such things.
- Philippians 4:8 (NIV)
Several years ago, I wanted to adopt a more positive attitude in life. Remembering Philippians 4:8 , I thought it might help to memorize the verse and try to follow its teaching. But the task still felt overwhelming.
Then, I realized I could break down the verse into smaller phrases and focus on one...