Grace…


What does this word mean to you? Do it mean a prayer before a meal? Does it mean the way someone moves? Does it mean a period of time? Does it mean how you should respond to others? Does it mean how God responds to you? If we use Jesus as our example then we… Continue reading Grace…

Finish the week strong!


Do not grow weary in doing good! Do not grow weary in doing what is right! Do not grow weary in doing what is well! Get filled up this morning before you start your day so that by the power of God, the filling of the Spirit, and the Word of God, you will be… Continue reading Finish the week strong!

What to do when things feel like they are out of control?


What do you do when you don't know what to do? You do what you know how to do! What do you do when you feel things are out of control? We need to pray and never give up! Keep praying and never give up, even when the odds seem to be against you! Keep… Continue reading What to do when things feel like they are out of control?

Let’s recruit! Let’s bring the team back together! Let’s pull together an incredible team!


Has God given you a call? Has God called you to serve at risk youth? Has God called you to build a team to serve at risk youth? Has God called you to put together an incredible team of men and women with hearts to serve? Has God called men and women who have hearts… Continue reading Let’s recruit! Let’s bring the team back together! Let’s pull together an incredible team!

What do you do when you realize you are half way there?


The Story of Job. - Day 26 As I looked at where I am in my reading plan I realized I was at the halfway mark. I always find it interesting how when my mind jumps to playing a song when phrases are thought, said, or heard. Today I thought to myself "I'm halfway there"… Continue reading What do you do when you realize you are half way there?

Are you walking in the presence of God?


Do you think you need to go somewhere for that to happen? Do you think you have to do something for that to happen? Do you think you have to think a certain way for it to happen? How about you get to make a choice and decide if you want to invite Jesus into… Continue reading Are you walking in the presence of God?

Do you see what is going on around you?


Do you see the behaviors? Do you see the attitudes? Do you see the activities? Do you see the speech? Do you see the responses? Do you see the beliefs? Do you see only at the surface or can you see deeper? Do you see in 2D or 3D or more or less? What is… Continue reading Do you see what is going on around you?

Are you checking status before running into something?


Do you remember what you were supposed to do? Do you remember how you were supposed to do it? Do you know how you did it? Do they align? Before stepping forward or assuming that what you are doing will work out right will you take a pause to double check? Will you assume or… Continue reading Are you checking status before running into something?

Do you believe? Are you asking believing?


Don't just go through the motions! Don't just say words you don't believe! Do you believe? Do you have faith in God? Do you trust Him? Do you believe there is power in the name of Jesus? Do you believe there is power in prayer? Don't go it alone! Don't lose hope! Don't give up!… Continue reading Do you believe? Are you asking believing?

You are not alone!


No matter where you are at! No matter what you are going through! No matter what is ahead of you! You need to realize that you have someone who is available to you 24x7x365 (and 366 in a leap year)! You are not alone! He is Emmanuel - God with us! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ow4OfW4DP9s He is with… Continue reading You are not alone!

Beyond the storm, beyond the darkness…


Fear not, just believe! Call on God and He will answer! Allow Him to bring peace in the midst of the storms of life - whether He is calming your heart or calming the storm around you! Allow His light to shine in the darkness that through His light the darkness will flee! Resist the… Continue reading Beyond the storm, beyond the darkness…

The power to make it thru everyday the right way!


Can you make it thru a full day without losing it? Do you realize you weren't made to be like a plant without water that throughout the day wilts? Consider what it takes to keep a plant from wilting... Good soilGood nutrientsWaterSunlight So how could we follow this model in our lives be it at… Continue reading The power to make it thru everyday the right way!

5 days…


Only 5 days left. Should I start looking to see what's next? Should I focus on today and when I get there I will find it? It's amazing how fast a year can go. It's amazing to consider reading thru the entire Bible in that amount of time. It's incredible the various options and ways,… Continue reading 5 days…

How has the country been living?


Has it been living to higher standards or lowering them to the lowest common denominator? Has it been helping people up or holding them down? Has it been walking with integrity or has it turned its back and being corrupt? Has it been calling people to better ways or has it been trying to suppress… Continue reading How has the country been living?

Do you care? Pray!


Do you care about yourself? Pray! Do you care about your spouse? Pray! Do you care about your kids? Pray! Do you care about your family? Pray! Do you care about your friends? Pray! Do you care about your work? Pray! Do you care about your workplace? Pray! Do you care about your church? Pray!… Continue reading Do you care? Pray!