There was a time in my life when praying felt a lot like going to the dentist to get a tooth fixed. The sense of necessity and dread were all jumbled into a nice big ball of anxiety. I knew in my burdened heart of hearts that a repair job was necessary, but I dreaded the remedy more than the ache. I had been in church all of my life and never felt confident in praying. WHY IS PRAYING SO HARD! My prayer life was pathetic to say the least, kind of like a bad case of hiccups. Have you ever felt that way about prayer? Obviously I have, and here are 3 powerful things God taught me as he turned my puny, pathetic prayer life into intimate conversations with my Creator.Read More
We have all been at a critical crossroads in life at one time or another. It’s that place where you feel confused about your future, unsure of God’s will, or wondering if you are even on the right road in the first place. Sorting out facts from feelings can be a bit overwhelming and leave you believing a lie that God is nowhere in sight. Are you there right now? Have you ever wondered how to make a wise decision that honors God and keeps you headed in the right direction? When you are standing at a crossroads it is wise to not only turn to the Word of God, but also ask yourself these questions to help guide you to God’s very best. Let’s learn how to make a wise decision!Read More
Are you in a season of waiting on God? Does it seems like God is pressing the pause button on your future or you are falling apart because His answers aren’t clear? Learning to be still when God seems silent is not easy. There are 3 critical things you need to remember while you are waiting on God to move.Read More
I need to examine my own life for truths from God’s Word. Am I turning a blind eye to truth because it may be uncomfortable and hard to absorb? There is risk in studying the Bible. Once I know the truth, I can be convicted to change, and change is scary! There is comfort in studying and knowing the Bible as well, because God’s guidance is so much better than my wisdom. God, help me to read the Bible with my eyes wide open and a give me a heart that is ready to receive what You have to say.Read More
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??
If I have learned one thing in my 46 years on planet earth it is this. Jesus is might not miraculously BAIL us out from our issues and problems, but he will BIND us to Himself as He walks us through the storms of life. Storms. Check out these 3 life preserving truths that you can hang on to during the storms of life.Read More
Someone desperately needs to hear that there is a God who hears their cries and will come to their rescue. The Gospel is yours to take into a lost and darkened world who is dead in their sins-just as you once were. When you can grasp what privileges you have as a child of God it will change everything! Your prayers. Your passions. Your gratitude. Your worship! And it can change eternity for someone else.Read More
The prophets LONGED to see Jesus! They diligently searched, sacrificed and served their God, not for themselves but for YOU. They wanted to see the power of Christ IN you-the ability of the Holy Spirit to dwell inside a person forever. Even the angels could not understand the Holy Spirit living inside a sinful human.Read More