Knowing God's will. I have wrestled with that monster more times in my life than I care to admit. The fingers of doubt and uncertainty tap on my shoulder to distract me whenever God wants to take me to the next level of knowing Him. How do I differentiate between not being in His will or if this is open warfare keeping me from pursuing God's will? Here are 3 Biblical truths to keep in mind when uncertainty brings waves of self doubt and fear.Read More
Intimate worship. There is simply no better place to be than in His presence, continually washed by His grace. Swimming in His sea of redemption. Being surrounded by His protection. Feeling His embrace and seeking His comfort. Knowing the security of being engulfed in His sanctification. What passion needs to awaken inside your soul that will enable you to worship God more intimately?Read More
The world tells us our security is in the temporary. Money, achievement, a house, and family all tell us how we can gain and measure our worth and social status. It is a dark veil that the world puts over our eyes to dictate who we think we are and how good we are at being ourselves. Somehow we traded innocence for the insecurity and our lives are falling apart. How can I find security?Read More
I was in the middle of cruising through a good Bible study, bee-bopping in time with the sunshine when God ran me into a brick wall. It was just a simple exercise in the workbook but it wrecked me. The assignment? “If God would write you a letter about your fear, what would He say?” The day God sent me a letter about my fear changed me forever.Read More
Instantly, a Christian friend felt like a mortal enemy and I had a gaping heart wounds to prove it. Hm. Frenemies...now what? Is is possible to heal from the wounds of a friend? What do I do when someone close to me brings on personal attacks and slander? God taught me 3 profound life lessons from being plundered by a frenemy and I was never the same.Read More
On those days when my my deepest regrets decide to prick me, I turn to the Bible and it reminds me that my old self is dead. But, what about the days when memories of the old self come back in living color? God's word gives us 4 keys to stop our past from living in our present.Read More
How to cast your burdens on God? What do I do when the weight of my burdens crush in on me and I can't let it go?? What do I do when I am knee deep in the mire of my burdens, and anxiety is making me sink? How do I let go and let God be God? How do I cast my cares on Him? Let's take at look at 4 Biblical steps you can use to climb out of the mud and how to cast your cares on the Lord!Read More
I was reminded the other day of how faithless I truly am. Have you ever done a Spiritual face-plant?
He is ever FAITHFUL even when I am not. That is my God and I am forever thankful that He graciously picks me up from every spiritual face-plant, brushes off the dust, and sets me back on the right path. Here are Here are 5 Bible verses that will remind you of His faithfulness when you find yourself face down.Read More
A true foundation is the person of Jesus Christ. He can't be moved, broken, sterilized, taken away, over ruled, legislated or silenced. He isn't subject to human opinion, popular culture or any social climate. How firm is your foundation?Read More
Our calendars and lives are loaded with the unimportant and life seems less than abundant. Is the evidence of a fruitful harvest in your life virtually non-existent? Here are 3 ways to live an abundant life and flourish!
Only God can make death a beautiful thing. When He sees His Beloved Daughter crying out from the depth of strongholds to be delivered...when she puts her trust in Christ to be forgiven...when she dies so that she can live...What does God see??
Are you in a season of waiting? Surrounded by a darkness that doesn't go away? Does it seems like God is pressing the pause button on your future or you are falling apart because of a situation you are facing and your prayers hit the ceiling? There is LIVING HOPE for the here and now. Let's shed some practical TRUTH into seeing God while you wait for Him.Read More