The Importance Of Quiet Life

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SHHH! Keep quiet! Silence is golden! This is a banner created to be hanged in the library. How about a quiet life? What does it mean? The dictionary explains quiet as free from disturbance; tranquil; peaceful and being at rest.

Are you at rest?

Do you love to sleep in order to rest?

How quiet is your life?

Do you pray often?

I have to confess that it is difficult to remember to pray at times. Moreover, I want to succeed at work. I want attain financial freedom. I want to save up money for holidays. I want to fulfil my life aspirations. So many expectations out of myself! How to achieve a quiet mind which leads to a much quieter life?

From the Holy Bible 1 Timothy 2:2:

“For kings and all those in authority, that we may live peaceful and quiet lives in all godliness and holiness.

When our lives are going along peacefully and quietly, it is difficult to remember to pray for those in authority, because we often take good government for granted. It’s easier to remember to pray when we experience problems. But we should pray for those in authority around the world so that their societies will be conducive to the spread of the gospel. Gospel brings us peace.

As God spoke to me through the Holy Bible regarding being ambitious about leading a quiet life.

Make it your ambition to lead a quiet life, mind your own business and to work with your hands, just as we told you so that your daily life may win the respect of outsiders and so that you will not be dependent on

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