God is faithful. Since He is faithful, it only makes sense to turn to Him first when things come your way that requires strength. It only makes sense to turn to Him when things come your way that requires protection. Let’s turn to God so that we aren’t distracted by the plots and plans of… Continue reading Needing STRENGTH and PROTECTION? Do you know where to turn? Will you turn to God?
Ever been put into a situation where things were so ambiguous that you were uncertain what your specific role is and what your responsibilities are? Ever been in a situation where your role was clearly defined including your responsibilities called out? Do you remember the difference it made when it came to your day to… Continue reading Do you understand your role and responsibilities?
It's better to take the high road, right? It's better to do the right thing, right? It is better to do it without being petty, right? It is better to do it by taking the moral approach, right? It is better to do it in a decent manner, right? Doing things the right way may… Continue reading Do what is right, even when it might be hard!
Yesterday's message was to not give up! It was a pretty rough day with some very interesting bombs getting dropped on me. The day started with the encouragement and hope from God's Word as it is today. The day ended with a conversation that caused me to question so many things. Stress and worry make… Continue reading Then what should or can I do?
You need to remember who is fighting the battle! You need to remember who is in charge! Ever heard the song "See a victory"? Do you realize that there is a weapon trying to take us out? Do you realize that it won't prosper? Do you know why? Do you know who the battle belongs… Continue reading Do you want to see a victory?
What if God told you to forgive someone? What if God told you to step up into a role you thought was bigger than you? What if God wanted you to spend more time with Him? What if God wanted you to know how much He loves you? What if God wanted you to spend… Continue reading How bad would things need to get before you turned back to God or started to obey God?
God is rarely early. God is never late. God's timing is perfect! You may have a plan or think that things should happen on your schedule but is that for your glory or the glory of God? Remember we setup a plan and God directs our footsteps. God knows the beginning from the end! God's… Continue reading It's not over till God says it is over!
Ever tried to come up with a plan and then so many distractions get in the way that you can't get there? Ever tried to come up with a plan and then found too many missing pieces to be able to ensure it is a solid or complete plan? Ever tried to come up with… Continue reading What's the plan man? or woman?
At a crossroads? Are you going to go deep and hands on? Are you going to strategic and organizational? Are you going to dive in and drive it? Are you going to plan and execute it? Do you feel disconnected? Do you feel left out? Do you feel uncertain? Even with some of the data… Continue reading So what is it going to be? What do you really want to do?
Imagine being told to go and do something and change how things were being done. Imagine being told to not do it and fortunately you hadn't gotten to it but were planning to do it today. Imagine had it been done and the response it may have had. Imagine the changes that are taking place… Continue reading What happens when it starts today?
The Book of Job. - Day 44 Would you want an encounter where you were seeking God? Would you want an encounter where you were questioning God? Would you want an encounter where you were disbelieving or disavowing God? Would you want an encounter where you were crying out to God? Would you want an… Continue reading What type of encounter would you like with God?
As consider today and the future we head towards, I consider the past and the pendulum of life that I have seen where people swing towards God and then they walk away from God. I consider how when people forget the things of the past they aren't drawn to God and then sway away from… Continue reading Those Who Do Not Learn History Are Doomed To Repeat It.
When you think of family quarrels does the idea come of fights between families or fights within a family? Does it make you think of fights like the Hatfield and McCoy feud that lasted over 100 years? Does it make you think of sibling rivalry? Does it make you think of internal or external conflicts?… Continue reading Family Quarrels?
How would you say them? How would you capture them? How would you broadcast them? Who would you say them to? Who would you talk about? Who would you share it with? What would you say? What would be your purpose? Where would you say them? Where would you share them? When would you say… Continue reading If you knew that the words you were about to speak would be your last…
So you forgave. So you reconciled. So you invite them back in. Now what? What if they started to deceive? What if they rebel? What if they turn around and betray you? Now what? Will you turn to God? Will you put your trust in God? Will you consider the way to protect others? In… Continue reading What do you do when you are betrayed?