At lunch with a friend yesterday this very topic came up. He was sharing how God had spoken to him about not everything we get is from Him, but that we add to it ourselves. He mentioned about how insurance … Continue reading God won’t give you more than you can handle…are you adding more?
Get to a crossroad and having a life changing moment? [Leave country or leave company] Get an ultimatum, you will be [_______] or you will be nothing, you pick? [President of a homeowners association] To forgive or allow bitterness to control the situation? [Power of forgiveness to produce freedom] Get a message and then changing the next step of your career? [Get out of the boat] Or how about some examples from God’s Word that are called out in today’s devotional from TGIF: Moses and the burning bush – Exodus 3:1-15 Joshua parting the Jordan as he was about to … Continue reading Have you had a life changing moment yet?
In this world you will have trouble, but take heart for Jesus has overcome this world. Have you felt the pain and the suffering and learned to appreciate the small things? appreciate those in your life? appreciate what you already have? I remember how I learned the power of forgiveness. I remember how I learned the value of family as they comforted and loved me through the deepest valley. I remember how forgiveness and trusting in God can encourage others around you even while walking through any trial. I remember how once I realized that the key to my freedom … Continue reading What have you learned through the tough times?
9Each time he said, “My grace is all you need. My power works best in weakness.” So now I am glad to boast about my weaknesses, so that the power of Christ can work through me. 10That’s why I take pleasure in my weaknesses, and in the insults, hardships, persecutions, and troubles that I suffer for Christ. For when I am weak, then I am strong.- 2 Corinthians 12:9-10 18The Lord is close to the brokenhearted; he rescues those whose spirits are crushed. – Psalm 34:18 “The bows of the warriors are broken, but those who stumbled are armed with strength.” … Continue reading Are you strong? or Are you being strengthend?