As I prepare for the Wednesday that is ahead I consider the past two days for things to learn from and look forward to the rest of the week in hopes that things work out. Halfway isn't realistically till lunch time. Interesting conversations have started the week. Interesting meetings have taken place. Many people feeling… Continue reading Halfway there? Hump day? What day is it for you? What do things look like from this point?
Do what you know how to do! You are at a crossroads and need to make a decision, what do you do? You are at a decision point in your life and need to decide, what do you do? You are hearing about the state of the world and need to decide where you stand,… Continue reading What do you do when you don’t know what to do?
So you are walking out God's purpose and plan for you life. Now you get faced with a new situation. How do you respond? If it sounds like an offer that is too good to be true, will you turn to God for wisdom? If it sounds like it could be a setup, will you… Continue reading Beware of wolf in sheep’s clothing.
Are things getting tough? Are you starting to worry or be anxious about it? Is it triggering fear? Is the fear making you do something that is untrue? Let's start today's reading in Genesis 26 with Isaac. 'A severe famine now struck the land, as had happened before in Abraham’s time. So Isaac moved to… Continue reading Will you allow fear to make you do something deceiving? Will you trust in God rather than fear men?
I know there are some who go in with a servant leadership heart and desires to serve the people that elected them. I know there are some that seek God's wisdom in every decision they need to make. I know there are some that God uses for big initiatives. I know there are some that… Continue reading What type of legislators are there?
Which way will you go? Who will you follow? How will you live? What will that look like? Where will that take you? When will you choose? When will you decide? It's time to decide! If the people before you were heading the wrong way, will you follow? If the people before were heading the… Continue reading It’s time to decide…
There are many temptations out there. There are many slippery slopes we can find ourselves on. There are many deceptions trying to trip us up. Let's not grow wearying in doing what is good! Let's key our eyes from wandering and leading us into trouble! From a glimpse to a look to a stare...the progression… Continue reading Don’t let your eyes wander! Don’t get tripped up!
Have you been called into leadership? Have you accepted it? Have you resisted it? Have you been serving others? Have you be leading others? Have you been caring for others? Have you been protecting others? We are to be servant leaders! We are to accept and receive the calling of God and step up and… Continue reading Leadership…to serve, to lead, to care for, to protect…
Deceived? Been given a promise and then given something different? Tricked? Believing they were good to their word but then rather than bread given a stone? Lied? Told one thing but it never came to be a reality? The key in such a situation is to forgive them so that anger, bitterness, frustration, sadness don't… Continue reading Ever been deceived? Ever been tricked? Ever been lied to?
Don't be deceived! Don't be fooled! Don't be tricked! Jesus tells us that He won't be back till the end times. Jesus tells us that people are going to say they are the messiah to trick and lead people away! He came once for all! He gave His life once as the ultimate sacrifice for… Continue reading Passion (Day #4)
The purpose it took to walk through it, knowing how it go! The focus on the plan with the end in mind! Seeing beyond the now to what is going to be! The message that needed to be delivered so that people could be prepared! The meaning and interpretation shared so that people would understand!… Continue reading Passion (Day#2)
You got this far and now what? You wonder how will you get through it? You wonder how you will get what it will take to make it through? Imagine living through the various trials and challenges. Imagine seeing your freedom realized. Imagine seeing the Red Sea part so you can escape on dry ground.… Continue reading Wondering what to do?
Not everyone who says they are for you are! Not everyone who speaks to you is speaking the truth! Not everyone who comes to lead you should you follow! Seek God's wisdom! Follow God's direction with complete obedience! Partial obedience isn't obedience at all! Don't be deceived! Don't be tricked! Only listen to God's Word… Continue reading There are many trickster, imposters, imitators who will try to get you off track!