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?
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?
Do you realize the miracle of reconciliation? Do you realize the freedom that comes through forgiveness? Do you realize that you forgiving something has more to do with your health and well being? Do you realize the pain, the anxiety, the suffering that comes from not forgiving? I learned my lesson many years ago and… Continue reading Do you realize the power of forgiveness?
Ever considered the lineage of Jesus from Matthew and all the people God used and how they weren't perfect? Ever considered the lineage of Jesus from Matthew and the disfunction that is described by the Bible? Ever considered how in spite of their flaws and imperfections God was able to use them in ways that… Continue reading We don’t have to be perfect to be used by God!
Where are you at? Did someone do something really bad to you? Did you do something really bad to someone else? Are you ready to forgive them? Are you ready to ask for forgiveness? Are you willing to meet them right where they are at? Are you willing to go back in order to find… Continue reading Are you ready for reconciliation?
Do you realize the time you are living in? Do you realize the time that has gone by? Do you realize the time that is ahead? Do you realize what it means? Do you realize what needs to happen? Do you realize what you need to do? Do you realize what it will take? Will… Continue reading God’s Timing is perfect…
Change seems to be the only constant in life. Sometimes people get comfortable which gives them a false sense of security. Are you looking for change or more of the same? Will you keep doing the same thing and hope that the outcome changes? Will you decide it's time for a change and go and… Continue reading Who is ready for change?
Are you being faithful as He is faithful to you? Are you sticking with Him as He sticks near to you? Are you loving as He is love? Are you being truthful as He is truth? Are you walking away from Him? Are you turning your back on Him? Are you worshipping someone or something… Continue reading Do you realize how you are treating God?
Take a look at what's going on at the top! Take a look at what character attributes are on display! Do you realize what people are getting away with? Do you realize what people are trying to get away with? Is there a rule of law? Is there a standard that applies for everyone? Is… Continue reading Take a look at your country…do you see what’s going on?
Is your worldview man centric? Is your worldview biblically centered? Is everything based on your feelings? Is everything based on the moment? Is there facts? Is there truth? Is there a standard that doesn't change? Is there good and evil? Is there right and wrong? What drives your worldview? What is your worldview based on?… Continue reading What is your worldview?
Do you realize the benefits of walking in alignment to God's will? Do you realize the benefits of obedience to God's calling, God's Word, and God's purpose for your life? Do you realize the benefits of walking under the protection and covering of God? Do you realize the benefits to a country whose God is… Continue reading Do you realize the benefits?
Where are you at today? What are you going through? Where are you headed? What are you going to need to make it through? Do you remember trials of the past? Do you remember what needs were met? Do you remember needs of the past? Do you remember how they were met? Do you have… Continue reading Have a need? Know anyone who can meet them all?
Some are strong! Some are smart! Some are innovators! Some are investors! Some are numerous! Some are wealthy! Some are discerning! Some are wise! Some are flexible! Some are good with their hands! Some are good with planning! Some are good at doing! Some are good at closing! With the gifts and talents you have… Continue reading To each according to their abilities…
What's your focus? What's your purpose? What's your plan? What's your model? What's your example? What's the reason? Are you focusing on self? Are you focusing on goals? Are you available? What's the big picture look like to you? What values are you demonstrating? When I consider my career to this point, I see a… Continue reading How do you work?
Some say no pain, no gain! Is it true? Is it worth it? Is there a purpose? Is there a reason? Is there hope? We know that in this world we will face troubles, but that we can take heart because Jesus overcame it. We know that we are to consider it pure joy when… Continue reading Oh the pain…oh the suffering