Just because we are unaware of what we are doing, it doesn't negate God's promises. When I consider where I am now and the blessings that God has provided through the highs and the lows, I trace it back to a decision about 20 years ago. I didn't do it because I was in God's … Continue reading Do you realize the benefits of honoring your mother and father?
Has any of your suffering turned into a blessing? Have you been able to share the lessons learned with others? Have you shared it privately, one on one? Have you shared it openly with a larger group? Have you shared it publicly on the Internet? Would you have ever envisioned that such pain and suffering … Continue reading Has anything good been birthed out of pain?
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?
Seek wisdom before you speak! Realize your audience before you speak! Think before you speak! Remember you will be letting your yes be yes and your no be no when you make a promise or an oath! Are you ready to live up to it? Are you willing to accept the deal? Do you realize … Continue reading Be careful what you say or promise! Make sure you are ready to live up to it!
Day 1: 2020 Hindsight --- The 49-Week Challenge - Day 1 --- Want to join me in the challenge? Click Day 1 link above or want to join link here to join me and sign up. Let's share our takeaways from today's reading! Did you catch and promises to trust? Did you catch any commands … Continue reading Happy New Year! Let’s welcome in 2020 and consider what we can learn through God’s Word!
He is trustworthy! He is faithful! His Word is true! His Word is dependable! God's Word is reliable! So are you in a relationship with God and pursuing His Word? I remember when God called me to marry my wife. I remember when God showed me daughters as I was relating to Philip the evangelist. … Continue reading When God makes you a promise, you can know it will happen.
If you make a promise will you fulfill it? If you make a pledge will you complete it? Can people trust what you say? Can people trust that you will come thru? When you make a promise is it based on your character? Do your circumstances change your behavior or response? Are you good to … Continue reading Are you good to your word?
What if there was an unplanned and divine appointment where someone tells you? What if there was a reading that you read? What if there was a message that you heard driving your car? What if there was an encounter while you were walking down the street? If the call is from God, will you … Continue reading How will you respond to call God has put on your life?
Don't be so comfortable that you leave it undone. Don't be so satisfied that you leave it undone. Don't forget the promises and leave it undone. Don't forget the reality and leave it undone. Don't miss out on the hope and the future that has been planned and purposed for you by leaving it undone. … Continue reading Get it done!
Have you ever had someone make a promise with conditions? Have you ever had someone not go through with it because you got disqualified? Have you ever make a conditional promises? Have you ever had the other person break the condition and disqualify themselves from getting it? How did that make you feel? How did … Continue reading Do you remember the promise? Will you live so that you won’t be disqualified?
Do you need to make a vow or is your word good enough? Do you need to sign a contract or is your word good enough? What do you think of when it comes to integrity? What do you think of when it comes to commitment? What do you think of when it comes to … Continue reading Is your word good enough?
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?
Have you ever received a promise that something would happen? Have you ever received a promise that weren't seeing materialize? Have you ever received a promise and it was starting to look like all hope was lost and if it was going to happen you would need to go and do it yourself? Did you … Continue reading Remember the promise and don’t try to make it happen through other ways.
Ever been rejected? Ever been sent away? Ever been redeemed? Ever been restored? Ever seen a situation turned over on its head? Ever been in a situation where the people who rejected and redeemed you came to you wanting you back? Will you choose to do the right thing? Will you choose to do the … Continue reading ISRAELI WRITER SHMUEL YOSEF AGNON…(The Bible’s Impact on Literature [August 5])
In my life there have been miracles I have seen, even when I didn't know or at least wasn't living for God where I was at during that point in my life, but God isn't limited by me. I remember praying over my cousin, laying my hands on him, and my mom walking in and … Continue reading Miracles are for real! His promises are true!