Category Archives: The Christian Trader

The Christian Trader: Glory to God

Tweet Gloria in excelsis Deo echoes off the monastery’s walls lingering on the wind –Terry Chitwood Have mercy on us. Traders, especially, need mercy since most traders don’t realize trading is a spiritual process. Praise God . . . with all your heart, with all your soul, with your whole being—while trading.  Let your trading…

The Christian Trader: Temptation

Tweet 4 And Jesus being full of the Holy Ghost returned from Jordan, and was led by the Spirit into the wilderness, 2 Being forty days tempted of the devil. And in those days he did eat nothing: and when they were ended, he afterward hungered. 3 And the devil said unto him, If thou be the Son…

The Christian Trader: Leaving the Old

Tweet 18 And the Egyptians shall know that I am the Lord, when I have gotten me honour upon Pharaoh, upon his chariots, and upon his horsemen. 19 And the angel of God, which went before the camp of Israel, removed and went behind them; and the pillar of the cloud went from before their face, and…

The Christian Trader: Suffering

Tweet 20 I am crucified with Christ: nevertheless I live; yet not I, but Christ liveth in me: and the life which I now live in the flesh I live by the faith of the Son of God, who loved me, and gave himself for me (Galatians 2:20, KJV). Realization “Thus while freedom from sin is…

The Christian Trader: Hubris

Tweet Who opposeth and exalteth himself above all that is called God, or that is worshipped; so that he as God sitteth in the temple of God, shewing himself that he is God (2 Thessalonians 2:4, KJV). The Myth of Icarus Hubris is a Greek word meaning being in a state of extreme arrogance. A…

The Christian Trader: Open Your Ears

Tweet 8 Also I heard the voice of the Lord, saying, Whom shall I send, and who will go for us? Then said I, Here am I; send me. 9 And he said, Go, and tell this people, Hear ye indeed, but understand not; and see ye indeed, but perceive not. 10 Make the heart of this people…

The Christian Trader: With Wings as Eagles

Tweet 31 But they that wait upon the Lord shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings as eagles; they shall run, and not be weary; and they shall walk, and not faint (Isaiah 40: 31, KJV). Listen Sometimes when your trading is going badly, all you can do is pray for guidance and…

The Christian Trader: Understanding

Tweet 5 Trust in the Lord with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding. 6 In all thy ways acknowledge him, and he shall direct thy paths. 7 Be not wise in thine own eyes: fear the Lord, and depart from evil (Proverbs 3:5-7, KJV). Stand Under Understanding can be viewed as standing under—not exalting…

The Christian Trader: An Epistle of Christ

Tweet 3 Forasmuch as ye are manifestly declared to be the epistle of Christ ministered by us, written not with ink, but with the Spirit of the living God; not in tables of stone, but in fleshy tables of the heart (2 Corinthians 3:3, KJV). Messengers Each of us is a message from God as well…

The Christian Trader: New Eyes

Tweet 7 Be not deceived; God is not mocked: for whatsoever a man soweth, that shall he also reap. 8 For he that soweth to his flesh shall of the flesh reap corruption; but he that soweth to the Spirit shall of the Spirit reap life everlasting (Galatians 6: 7-8, KJV). A Labyrinth The spiritual path is…