So how are you heading into this new week? Are you waking up with confidence? Woke up before my alarm today but a song was playing in my head - Confidence by Sanctus Real. The words "Give me faith like Daniel in the lion's den", "Give me a heart like David in the wilderness", "be… Continue reading A new week! A new day! A new way!
If you knew the full plan then it may seem overwhelming. If you know what's next then you can walk it out with trust and confidence in the Lord. When I reflect on my life and consider when God called me to step up to be on the board of our homeowners' association, I wouldn't… Continue reading It takes time to accomplish the process.
If you answered yes then you know the definition of faith! Now the big question is faith in what or faith in who? Faith can be a positive thing when it is in the right thing! Similarly being confident can be a positive thing when it is in the right thing! Faith is the confidence… Continue reading Do you have confidence in what you hope for and assurance about what you do not see?
Are you in a tough situation? Are you in a rough situation? Are you in a troubling situation? Are you in a challenging situation? Are you in an exciting situation? Are you in a troubling situation? Are you worried? Are you getting to the end of your rope? Are you unsure what to do? Are you… Continue reading Where do you turn in your desperation?
Where are you looking? Where are you going? What are you trying to find? What do you think it looks like? How will you know when you have found it? How will you know when you have arrived? Do you know that hope is? Doing a search online shows... hope [hōp] NOUN a feeling of… Continue reading Hope! Do you know where to go to get some?
Praying for the families and friends of those impacted by the 9/11 event. The tragedy that had me watching TV before work trying to figure out what was going on just as before my eyes the 2nd plane ran into the other tower. God be with them. God bless the USA. Help us to draw closer… Continue reading Let us not forget…
It's not all about feelings, because feelings can be wrong. It's not all about emotions, because emotions can be wrong. What are you using as your reference point for a source of truth and direction? Does your reference point stand firm and unmoving? Does your reference point shift and move? Have you picked up the… Continue reading It’s not all about you! It’s not all about stuff! It’s not about having to, it’s about getting to!
Do you know what you need? Do you know where to go to get it? Do you know where to turn to find it? Do you realize the benefits? Do you realize the purpose? Do you realize how much you need it? Confidence, Discernment, Integrity 1The wicked flee when no one is pursuing, but the… Continue reading What you need!
Do you believe there is a God? Do you believe in God? Do you have a relationship with God? Do you believe in Jesus? Do you believe He is the Son of God? Do you believe He is God? Do you believe that He died on the cross for you and me? Do you believe… Continue reading Do you believe? Do you deny?
When you are walking down the street? When you face challenges at work? When you face challenges at home? When you are facing a big challenge? When you are facing a small challenge? When you are seeing a huge battle ahead? When you are being accused? When you are being attacked? Consider where you confidence… Continue reading Where does your confidence come from?
Do you know what food is good for the body? Do you know things are good for the mind? Do you know what things are good for the soul? Do you realize that it is what comes out of you that makes you unclean? What are you putting into your heart? From the overflow of… Continue reading Do you know what is good for you?
o you realize the devastation that can come from them? Do you know how to avoid them? Was the communication clear? Was everyone listening? Did everyone follow instructions? Interesting things to consider as we start today's reading/devotional... 12Then Joshua rose early in the morning, and the priests took up the ark of the Lord. 13And… Continue reading Assumptions…
Feeling like you are in the midst of a battle? Wondering where to turn? Wondering what did you do? Wondering what can you do? We need to remember that yes, we are in the midst of a big spiritual battle taking place for the souls of everyone on earth, including our own. We need to… Continue reading The battle belongs to the Lord! And if you checkout the end of the book, He wins!
God's Word tells us that "all have sinned and fallen short of the glory of God". God's Word also tells us "things that make people fall into sin are bound to happen". But we find in today's reading how Jesus warns us not to be the cause of others falling into sin. Let's take a… Continue reading Everyone is going to miss the mark. Don’t be the one tripping them up!
What would you do if you just finished a hard days work that had resulted in nothing, but then someone came and said try this? What would you do if your living was in a specific industry, but then someone said to stop and come doing something different? What would you do if you were… Continue reading If you were called today, how would you respond?