We need a wisdom for such a day and such a time as this that is pure! We need a wisdom for today amongst the sickness, the restrictions, the instigators, the responders, the attacks, the revolts, the riots, and so much more that brings us truth. We need wisdom that is peace loving! We need… Continue reading Do you realize what we need right now is wisdom from Heaven?
We all have but 24 hours in a day. Making time isn't about fabricating more but rather prioritizing your time. Making time goes one step further as someone special deserves more than just the leftovers of your time but the best quality time. So how are you doing with that? I know I need to… Continue reading How often do you make time for that special someone?
Consider all the time. Consider all the effort. Consider all the investment. Consider all the work. Consider the purpose. Consider the plan. Consider the calling. Consider the joy. Consider the satisfaction. Consider the peace. Consider the realization of all of it. Consider how it will be used. Consider how it will be a blessing to… Continue reading Are you ready to be done?
Take a look around and consider. Don't just trust what you see on TV. Don't just trust what you hear on the radio. Consider what information is available and surfacing. Search the market place! Search the political space! Search the social place! Can you find someone who is doing what is right? Can you find… Continue reading Do you see what is going on?
That day when God came into your life? That day when He became real? That day when it was more than just words on a page, but it became words of God? That day when you ask Jesus into your heart? That day when the Holy Spirit moved in? Can you be patient? Can you… Continue reading Ever considered that day when everything changed?
Ever noticed that people are suspicious of people who are doing good things. Suspecting that they are going to want something in return. Suspecting that it is a trick of some sort. Things have gotten so off track that doing nice or good things for others isn't the norm but raises concerns in others. Does… Continue reading There will always be people who question when you do something good for someone else.
Are you thankful? Are you praying? Are you believing? Are you proclaiming? Are you filled with faith? Are you rejecting doubt? Are you helping others flourish? Are you loving not only much but well? Love sincerely! Love intelligently! Don't make it all gushy and sentimental! Love in a way that is circumspect and exemplary! Love… Continue reading What are you doing to make LOVE GROW?
How much stuff do you need? Money isn't evil, the love of money is the root of all evil. Is it more important to feel good than to do good? Is it more important to self promote than to be a servant leader? What will it take to grow up and look beyond this?… Continue reading When will you look beyond the material stuff, the feel good stuff, and the self promoting stuff?
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 policies speak about "acts of God" and that how about 98% of the events can… Continue reading God won’t give you more than you can handle…are you adding more?
Has anyone ever said "blessings to you", "be blessed", "I am blessed", "you are blessed"? This morning's reading starts out with the title "You're Blessed". We need to read on to see what that means. Before I dive into today's Word from God, the dictionary gives us one perspective on being blessed: (used Bing and… Continue reading Defining BLESSED.
Is your focus on the present or the future? Is your focus on the temporary or the eternal? Is your focus on the now or never? What is your focus? If your focus is too close, are you sure that in the end you will be heading in the right direction? This morning's reading starts… Continue reading Are you living for today? Does Justice matter to you? Are you walking in favor?