Above all else, guard your heart, for everything you do flows from it.
Keep your mouth free of perversity; keep corrupt talk far from your lips. (Proverbs 4:23-24)
A Spiritual Check UP
Did I speak any idle words today?
Did I indulge in overeating or laziness or any other filthy lust?
Have I spoken or thought evil of anyone today?
Did I act in a selfish way towards anyone today?
Was I happy or even unconcerned about someone else’s failure?
Did I seek the kingdom of God and His righteousness first today?
Did I look for opportunities to witness for Christ and to do good?
Did I doubt the love or the power or the sovereignty of God today?
Was I proud of any accomplishment?
Was I discouraged or depressed over anything?
Did I do or say anything, which was not profitable or edifying?
Did I do to others as I would want them to do to me?
Was I carnally inquisitive or a busybody in anyone’s affairs?
Did I waste money on anything useless today?
Did I tell another what was told to me in confidence?
Was I impatient with anyone today?
How did I treat servants and those on a lower social scale?
Did I speak a word of encouragement or appreciation to anyone?
Did I show my love to the members of my family?
Did I consider myself as better than anyone else?
Did I pass judgment on anyone today – even in my thoughts?
Is there anyone I have not forgiven totally, from my heart?
Did I believe any evil story, without verifying the information?
Were my thoughts morally pure today?
Have I prayed for those who hate me and persecute me?
Was I jealous of anyone today?
Did I value and delight in my fellow-believers?
Was I concerned about the spiritual & physical needs of my brethren?
Is it possible that I might have hurt someone thoughtlessly?
Did I keep my word and my promises?
Was I a servant to all whom I came across today?
Have I cast my every care and burden on the Lord?
Was I concerned about the opinion of any man?
Did I waste any time today, or did I use the day profitably?
Was I alert to hear what the Lord had to say to me today?
Did I try to live simply, avoiding luxury as far as possible?
Did I share something of spiritual value with my children today?
Did I try to help my wife (husband) in her (his) work today?
Did I despise anyone who doesn’t have the same light as I have?
Is there any thought in my heart that is not good, towards anyone?
**By Zac Poonen © Copyright – Zac Poonen. Excerpt from Zac Poonen’s – The Full Gospel. No changes whatsoever are to be made to the content of the article without written permission from the author. https://www.cfcindia.com/