What keeps you going? What help you make it through the day? What is your motivation? What empowers you to press in and press on? What makes it possible? Are you living with hope when things are going crazy? Are you living with hope when things are going well? Are you living with trust when… Continue reading Are you living with the resurrection power of Jesus?
This morning my day started with two things - a song playing in my head and a message from Galatians 6:9. The song keeps playing "There’s nothing that our God can’t do There’s not a prison wall He can’t break through Oh praise the name That makes a way There’s nothing that our God can’t… Continue reading Do not give up!
There is a huge difference between reacting and responding. A reaction is typically quick, without much thought, tense and aggressive. A response is thought out, calm and non-threatening. A reaction typically provokes more reactions – perpetuating a long line of hatefulness with nothing accomplished. A response typically provokes discussion – perpetuating healthy discussion (debate even)… Continue reading How should you be responding? Are you reacting or responding?
Is it reversible? If so does that mean we are about to head into 2020 and so it will be hindsight? Looking up the word hindsight we can find the definition is "understanding of a situation or event only after it has happened or developed". So going into 2020 might it be possible that we… Continue reading Ever heard that hindsight is 2020?
I remember earlier in my career it would happen to me and occasionally I got comments about it. I remember situations where for one of these two reasons I would give a little giggle and usually later someone would bring it up as something to work on because it can get misinterpreted or distracting. Today's… Continue reading Ever laughed either nervously or because you thought it was impossible?
Are you in a tough situation? Are you in a rough situation? Are you in a troubling situation? Are you in a challenging situation? Are you in an exciting situation? Are you in a troubling situation? Are you worried? Are you getting to the end of your rope? Are you unsure what to do? Are you… Continue reading Where do you turn in your desperation?
Is the load on you too heavy? Have you considered giving any of it over to God? Is the work too much? Have you considered giving any of it up to God? Is the stress to much? Have you considered not carrying it all on your own? Would you be up for a swap? Would… Continue reading Nothing is impossible with God!
What do you believe? Who are you believing in? Where does your trust come from? In whom shall you trust? Are you living for God for something else? How long will you wander? How long will you stray? How long till you come back to God? Or will you run the risk that Jesus will… Continue reading It’s time to realize God is God!
How large is your faith? How big of a challenge could you stand up to trusting in God? How far could you go if you were just running on faith? How much could you accomplish if you were just acting in faith? Don't be worried or bothered in picking up other people's stuff, but rather… Continue reading How much do you trust God?
Consider closely what you are asking for. Consider the consequences and the reason for the ask. Consider the benefits and the drawbacks. Consider how your priorities should be. Consider your needs vs your wants. What are you asking for? Do you realize what will happen if you get what you want? What is your heart… Continue reading What are you asking for? Do you realize what will happen if you get what you want?
Ever found yourself in a tough situation? Ever found yourself in a struggle? Every found yourself in a situation that was challenging or difficult? How did you move forward? How did you move on? What was your motivation? What was your hope? Where did you turn? When did you decide how to respond? How dedicated… Continue reading Even in the midst of a challenge or struggle, God can be at work.
This year has been a good example to me of how much more is possible when God is in it. I know there is more than what I can possibly do in my own strength and then it comes to annual review. When the feedback is broad and the feedback is positive, I have to… Continue reading Give God the credit He deserves for the victories you receive.
So what is in front of you? Is it a big challenge? So it seems impossible? So it seems like times been compressed and yet even more work is being asked of you? So everyday more things kept changing? And the one thing that stayed the same was the end date? So what will you… Continue reading What’s bigger? Where are you putting your trust?
Does it sound too good to be true? Does it seem impossible? Does it seem too big to be possible? Does it seem to hard to be possible? Can you believe it? Are you too old? Are you too young? Are you too fast? Are you too slow? Are you too weak? Are you too… Continue reading Good to His Word!
Don't allow the full experience to be robbed because of fear and anxiety! Don't allow lies and deception of the enemy to cause you to live and act out of fear and worry! Don't allow yourself to live in fear, but rather, grab a hold of the truth, grab a hold of the hope, grab… Continue reading Don’t lead out of fear!