April 3, 2018 Scriptural Reference: 1 Samuel 25 Let’s be honest, we’ve all done some foolish things in our lives but there’s nothing that we can do to change them, so we must move forward with the lessons we hopefully learned. We’ve also seen others choosing folly over wisdom but there’s hope that lies in … Continue reading TRUE INTERCESSION
What is my witness Ruth 2:4-16 Last Wednesday beloved Evangelist Billy Graham fell asleep in the Lord. Many people took to social media and shared how his ministry impacted their lives. It was said that he accepted Jesus as his savior at age 15, preached in 185 countries, refused to do segregated revivals, and led … Continue reading What is does your witness speak?
“He’s making a list and checking it twice; gonna find out Who’s naughty or nice. Santa Claus is coming to town” are part of the lyrics to the Christmas Carol Santa Claus is coming to town. For many years parents and teachers have used this thought process to scare their children into doing the right … Continue reading When striving hits home
When faith is exasperated Scriptural Reference: Matthew 9:20-21 Truth moment: Life can be hard! Whew I am glad that I got that out because sometimes we think that if we admit that it’s hard then we are less of a Christian and we aren’t! Contrary to what the world tells us it is okay to … Continue reading When faith is exasperated
When the “will’s” collide Scriptural Reference: Matthew 26:39 Every day brings with it the choice of whose “will” will we take. Will we choose to follow the will of God resulting in blessings or will we choose our own will resulting in consequences? During the 2017 elections the then First Lady Michelle Obama said, … Continue reading When will’s collide?
"When it's time to move" Ex. 14:15 Countless times in the Old Testament we read where God is commanding someone or a group of people to move from one place to the next. It first began with Adam and Eve after their partaking of the tree that was forbidden. Then we read about him telling Noah … Continue reading When it’s time to move
What is joy and when does it come? These are two questions that I have pondered recently because God has me studying joy in this season. Unbeknownst to me joy is not based on the current state of being but instead it is a fruit that God has given all believers. It's not in the … Continue reading When does joy come?
The growth curve (Is. 40:31) Have you ever watched as a baby is learning to walk? I have and I must say that it is one of the cutest things that a person can observe. The process of watching a child learn to take steps may be cute to us but to the baby it … Continue reading The waiting curve
What do you eat? Continued study of Isaiah 40:31 (supporting scriptures Heb. 5:12; 1 Cor. 3:2) Isaiah 40:31 says that as we wait we will mount up with wings like eagles and instantly I thought “what do they eat?” Eagles eat meat-fish, waterfowl, squirrels, prairie dogs, raccoons, and rabbits. I was amazed to learn … Continue reading What are you eating?
Why the storm? (Isaiah 40:31 continued) Recently I read an article entitled “7 Highly Effective Habits of Eagles” by PGCPS for leaders and I was intrigued to learn that eagles are the only bird that doesn’t run AWAY from the storm instead they run TOWARDS the storm. The author says, “Eagles are the only birds … Continue reading Why the storm???