How would you respond if you were offered God’s favor or salvation?


Would it depend on your current situation? Would it depend on your current perspective? Or do you think that you would say "sign me up" no matter the day or the time? What if you were also being offered God's grace? What if God's grace means the free and unmerited favor of God, as manifested… Continue reading How would you respond if you were offered God’s favor or salvation?

Feeling lucky? Or are you just prepared?

Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity

Ever have someone say "good luck" or worse "good luck with that"? Ever noticed the impact on the meaning based on the tone? How do you receive it? How do you respond to it? When someone says "good luck" I tend to respond with "luck, who needs luck? Miracles baby, miracles". What is luck? Isn't… Continue reading Feeling lucky? Or are you just prepared?

God’s grace is more than enough!


Do you realize the grace that is available to you? Do you realize how amazing that grace is? Do you realize that God's grace is enough? Do you know what grace is? It's undeserved favor! We can't earn it and can't deserve, it is more than enough for all of us! It's undeserved blessings! It's… Continue reading God’s grace is more than enough!

Be a blessing! Give a blessing!


Who will you come into contact with today? How will you be a blessing to them? How will you give them a blessing? Everyone has a need - even when they aren't sure how to express it. So how will you get the wisdom to be able to speak a blessing over them today? Let's… Continue reading Be a blessing! Give a blessing!

God Our Protector – EL SHADDAI


God can make people have compassion on us. God can make people grant us favor. God can protect us through the storms of life! God can protect us through the valleys of life! He can do it when we are young! He can do it when we are old! Where does your hope come from? As… Continue reading God Our Protector – EL SHADDAI

Are you aware of what impact you are having?


Do you know what your words are saying to people? Do you know what your actions are doing to people? Do you realize the impact you are having on others? Do realize what you are doing? Are you even aware of what's taking place? Consider it! Consider the response(s) you are getting! Today's reading starts… Continue reading Are you aware of what impact you are having?

Don’t worry! He’s on your side!


Is life feeling tough? Are you feeling the world is against you? Are you worrying about what will happen? Are you concerned about what happened and what is about to happen? Are you wondering where to turn and what to do? Don't lose hope! Have faith! There is a plan and purpose that in the… Continue reading Don’t worry! He’s on your side!

Are you walking with the blessings of the Lord and the favor of those in authority?

Are you walking with the blessings of the Lord and the favor of those in authority?

Ever been or seen someone who seems to find favor in their endeavors? Ever been or seen someone whose steps seem to be lead in such a way that nothing could get in their way? Ever been or seen someone whose words have power and influence? Ever wondered why? As this morning's reading speaks... Because… Continue reading Are you walking with the blessings of the Lord and the favor of those in authority?

Family…


How far have you followed yours? The past doesn't have to control your future. This morning's reading comes from 1 Chronicles 1-9 and Psalm 69. Every now and then I get interested in my family tree. I made it through part of it a few times, once early on just talking with family and the… Continue reading Family…

Where are you focused?


There is so much going on. There are so many things that could be getting your attention. There are so many things competing for your attention and your time. Are you on the look out? Are you following something or someone? What do you have your eye on? This morning's reading starts with the title… Continue reading Where are you focused?

Are you living for today? Does Justice matter to you? Are you walking in favor?


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?