Ever heard what is says about that in Luke 15:10? It says "In the same way, I tell you, there is rejoicing in the presence of the angels of God over one sinner who repents." It is the type of rejoicing and celebration that people would have when they find something they had lost. Jesus… Continue reading How large of a celebration will there be when people turn back to God?
THE STORY OF JOB. - DAY 15 What if you had lost your possessions? What if you had lost your monetary worth? What if you had lost your children? What if you had lost your health? Could you still find a way to be thankful? What if your friends started to judge you? What if… Continue reading On Thanksgiving-eve, can you be thankful?
Will you return to God? Will you be faithful to God? Will you turn back to God? Will you come back into God's presence like the lost son? God is great! God is faithful to His covenant! Do you love God? Do you faithfully keep His Word? Will you confess your sins? Will you confess… Continue reading What’s it going to take to make things great again?
Is it too far gone? Is there no hope? Isn't there something that get this thing turned around? Are we that divided? Are we that far gone? Is there no way for us to come back together? Is there no way for people to turn back to God? If it's a lost cause then what… Continue reading Is it a lost cause?
Where is your focus today? Is it based on what you want or what you need? Have you ever asked for what you have need of? Have you ever looked for what you have need of? Would you consider your path in order to make sure you are heading in the right direction? Would you… Continue reading Have you asked for what you have need of?
Do you know where you can lean? Do you know where you can turn? Do you know who you can trust? Do you know who is the same yesterday, today, and forever? Do you realize that even though you may stray, He is still faithful? Do you realize that even though you may walk away,… Continue reading Do you know where you can go?
Are you focused? Are you distracted? Are you focused on yourself? Are you focused on others? Are you comparing yourself to others? Are you comparing yourself against what God's calling you to become? In and through it all are you keeping your eyes on the prize or are they looking at what others are doing… Continue reading Are you keeping your eyes on the prize? on the goal? on the finish line?
Have you lost anyone? Do you remember the pain? Do you remember the sadness? Do you remember the emotional rollercoaster? Do you remember the anger? Do you remember the joy? Do you remember the love? Do you remember someone who wasn't treating you well who passed? Do you remember someone who was like a brother… Continue reading It’s sad when we lose people…
When you are being attacked, can you show restraint? When you are being pursued, can you show restraint? When you are being accused, can you show restraint? When you have an opportunity, can you show restraint? When you have the ability, can you show restraint? In the midst of the heat of the moment, can… Continue reading Can you show restraint?
Can you be partially obedient? Or is that being disobedient? What part of obedience can be ignored and not make it disobedience? How could you do part of the request and not the other part and think that is good enough? Do you realize that partial obedience isn't obedience at all? Partial obedience is disobedience!… Continue reading Partial obedience isn’t obedience at all!
Where will you turn for directions? Where will you turn for hope? Where will you turn for instructions? Where will you go for help? How far off track do you have to go before you will stop? How long will it take you before you realize you have gotten out of alignment? Today's reading begins… Continue reading Do you know where to turn when you realize you are lost?
Have you wandered away? Have you walked away? Have you turned away? It doesn't matter how far you have gone! It doesn't matter what you have done! It's time to come home! Don't be afraid! Don't be worried! Don't be discouraged! Be humble! Be repentant! Come home with a heart in the right attitude. Let's… Continue reading It’s time to come home…
Today is a new day! Today will have its new opportunities! Take on today prepared for whatever it will bring! Get setup! Get ready! Fill up your tank before you get started so that you are filled to overflowing and can not only have a great day but also make today a great day for… Continue reading Don’t lose hope! Don’t consider it lost! Don’t give up! LOVE!
Do you know where you are going? Can you see clearly? Are you able to move forward without fear or worry? Is there light? Are you in the dark? Are you able to see where you are going? Do you know where you came from? Today's morning reading shares the fact that there is a… Continue reading Can you see where you are going?
Concerned you can't do it because you don't have enough? Concerned you won't make it because you have too little? Worried you are in a no win situation because odds seem against you? Worried that the needs are too great for the little you have to make a difference? Worried that the ask upon you… Continue reading What can you do with the little you can find?