I was totally freaking out. Sometimes God has to talk me off the proverbial ledge. I should explain: I get to move. I'm looking for a place to move into by mid-February or earlier. My uncle, who owns the house I've lived in for coming up on 7 years, is selling it. He has been… Continue reading What to Do When You’re FREAKING OUT: When Things Get Stupid, How Not to Be…
A dream is a wish your heart makes...But how do you know if it's a good dream or if you need to give it up? Some dreams have to die. Below are 4 types of dreams we see in Scripture. As you read them, think about your own dreams. What is your motivation? Would you… Continue reading What Dreams May Come: When to Kill the Dream & When to Run with it.
Hearing God isn't some special, magical technique. All it really takes is a listening heart, an obedient and humble attitude, and a knowing of who God is. Walk with me through the Word to find out how to hear God and listen well.
"Firm reliance on the honesty, dependability, strength, or character of a person or thing."-Trust definition, Webster's New College Dictionary The other day I was trying to move my car from between two others. My depth perception is terrible, so I needed help. My Pastor's wife said she could do it (and did, beautifully), but then… Continue reading 7 Markers of Trustworthy People: Choosing Your Friends Wisely
In the Body of Christ there are many members, as we all know. Everyone has a job and a purpose. God has given gifts to everyone – good gifts, meant to edify and encourage the Body. “Now to each one the manifestation of the Spirit is given for the common good.” 1 Corinthians 12:7 You… Continue reading Are You Meant for the Spotlight or the Shadows?
In the battles you face, a champion must be chosen to fight. Who will you choose? Will you fight for yourself and inevitably lose? Or will you choose a Champion who has never lost and stands victorious forever? The choice is up to you.
What are Ignorant Sins? Are We Held Accountable? One definition of ignorance is "lacking knowledge or awareness in general; uneducated or unsophisticated." Another word (synonym - yes, you're getting an English lesson today) is stupid. The Bible is clear: "Whoever loves discipline loves knowledge, but he who hates reproof is stupid." (Proverbs 12:1) Don't you… Continue reading Is Ignorance Bliss? Biblical Truth about Ignorant Sins.
You are not alone. Someone needs to read this today. It may feel at times like no one cares, no one sees, and all this is for nothing. What's the point? Why keep going? Why keep fighting? Why keep praying? Does it matter at all? It matters. You matter to God. The Savior cares. He… Continue reading Who Cares?
"Over 100 young people were at the dance in the parish hall and they weren't thinking of God or eternity. God was not in all of their thoughts. They were there to have a good night when suddenly the power of God fell upon the dance. The music ceased and in a matter of minutes,… Continue reading Why Does Revival Tarry?
That's a joke in case you were wondering. I'm not that arrogant. But, there is a way to be holy as HE is holy...and I'm definitely not there yet. Read on... "So, as those who have been chosen of God, holy and beloved, put on a heart of compassion, kindness, gentleness and patience, bearing with… Continue reading How I Became Holier Than Thou…