As today begins and the direction is seemingly becoming clear, don’t worry. Cast your worries, cares, and anxieties upon he Lord because He cares for you. Take hold of God’s Word where the verse for today is: “[Not in your own strength] for it is God Who is all the while effectually at work in … Continue reading At a crossroads? Wondering how you can choose? Trust God rather than leaning on your own understanding!
How will you make a difference in the lives of others? Will the change help you find new ways to make a difference and stay connected with others? Will you find better and more efficient ways to be a connector, an encourager, a helper, a friend, a leader, a mentor, ... So you lost your … Continue reading How can you be and stay relevant when your role changes?
What if people seemed to be trying to look superior by using words that others didn't understand? What if people seemed to be downplaying or ignoring others input and feedback in various communication channels? What if people seemed to be excluding others from the plan or the conversation and then anything that came out of … Continue reading Difficult but necessary conversations?
Have you been given the power and the authority you need to answer the call? Have you been given the power and the authority you need to go and do what you have been assigned? Have you been given the tasks and purpose for what you are about to do? Was it a call like … Continue reading Do you realize when the timing is right?
The people who know you, know you and you need to continue to strengthen those relationships. There are a bunch of people you haven't met before because it has been 2 years since you last visited. So will you make time to spread joy and welcome to them in your busy day? Notice I didn't … Continue reading It has been a while… are you ready to reach out and meet new people?
Not asking who do you idolize. Not asking about who little g god is to you. Asking more when you think about or talk about God, who is He to you? what is He to you? How do you describe Him to others? How do you express who He is and what He has done … Continue reading Who is God to you?
If you learn of a wrong, will you do something to make it right? If you learn of a wrong you made, will you do something to make it right? If you learn of a wrong done by someone else, will you do something to make it right? Will you think about it or actually … Continue reading Are you ready to make things right?
Do you realize it will cost you something? Do you realize that you have already been given what is required? Do you realize it means you have to be willing to do something? We need to go beyond being hearers of the Word to becoming doers of the Word. Will you pick up the call … Continue reading Do you have enough compassion to make it right?
What if God goes with you? Does that change your decision? Will you invite Him to go with you? Will you be like Moses who said he wouldn't go unless God went with him? Will you be like Barak who said he would only go if Deborah went with him? Are you willing to answer … Continue reading Are you willing to go if you are sent?
Ever been given instructions and tried to walk thru them and found you missed the mark? Ever tried again and found it felt so much easier? Was it that you understood it better? Was it that you had more context? Was it that you had more experience? Was it actually any easier? What it easier … Continue reading Do you usually understand it better the second time?
We are each given skills and talents. We are each given opportunities. Are you prepared? Are you ready to use the skills and talents you have been given? Are you ready when the opportunity arises to use your skills and talents? Are you ready to be a doer? Being a doer isn't the same for … Continue reading Be a doer!
How do you respond when the change is for the better? How do you respond when the change is for the worse? Do you respond at all? Do you say anything? Do you do anything? Do you act any differently? Should you? What do you use to determine if it is better or worse? Is … Continue reading How do you respond to when people change?
What is your response to someone being mistreated? What is your response to someone disrespecting or abusing a lady? What is your response to someone disrespecting or abusing a child? What is your response to someone disrespecting or abusing anyone? Do you say something? Do you do something? Do you avoid it? Do you stand … Continue reading Will you stand up for something or fall for anything?
You realize you make a difference right? You realize you have a say right? You aren't an actor in a play where everything is defined! You aren't a pond in a match! You are a person with gifts and talents, created on purpose, with purpose, for a purpose! So will you be a good steward … Continue reading God is just what about you? Will you stand up for what is right? Will you take a stand?