Inspirational Writings - Weigh Down Ministries

Inspirational Writings from Gwen Shamblin Lara

  • God Fearing Families Book
    It Starts in the Heart
    How do we pass this God-first way of life down to our children? It starts in the heart. Each of us must lovingly fear God above […]
October 16, 2021

It Starts in the Heart

How do we pass this God-first way of life down to our children? It starts in the heart. Each of us must lovingly fear God above […]
October 14, 2021

A Whole New Life!

This is about getting a whole new life—replacing your old spirit (bad attitudes) with God’s wonderful Spirit (beautiful, loving personality). Those who find this transformation experience a restored marriage, re-established relationships, a whole new positive attitude, and diminished criticism and projection...
October 13, 2021

The One Question to Ask Yourself

Love God with all your heart, soul, mind, and strength... Honestly, even though I know I have felt a love for God since childhood, I do not think that I can totally comprehend this subject of love for God. I know it grows each year I live...
October 12, 2021

How to Fix the Heart

Notice that there is nothing inherently wrong with alcohol, tobacco, food, credit cards, or sexual desires. What is wrong is with our heart. Tearing up the credit card is not going to keep our heart from materialism. Making the food have less fat is not going to make our heart less greedy for food...
October 11, 2021

How to Fall in Love with God

How do you fall in love with God? Well, how did we fall in love with food? What happened was our hearts became enslaved to food by obeying the food. When the potato chips called our name from the pantry and said, “Hey, come eat me,” we found ourselves listening and obeying...
October 10, 2021

Pray about Everything!

Pray about everything! You cannot have a relationship with God without talking to Him. How many times have you prayed since you started this program? You need to be praying all the time—without ceasing...
October 9, 2021

It All Starts with You

If you are looking for a God-Fearing Family...if you are searching for beautiful peace between and among all family members, then start with yourself...
October 8, 2021

This is Possible for Your Family!

It is a common factor that we all long for an atmosphere at home of love, affection, respect, gentleness, companionship, humor and family unity with a […]
October 7, 2021

A Kingdom of Pure Love

Think about this: God is building a Kingdom based on Pure Love, and the most powerful, influential substance in all the world is love. But this […]