Ever shared something in a small group and had someone say …


I am blessed this season to be a part of a small group of men going through a series using the book "The Power of a Praying Husband" by Stormie Omartian and Michael Omartian. As we were closing last night and we were going through prayer requests, one of the men turns to me and says that… Continue reading Ever shared something in a small group and had someone say …

What if the separation was necessary for growth?


What if by causing us to stay home our families grow? Grow in understanding. Grow in strength. Grow in love. Grow in relationship. Grow in size? What if the fear that tried to rob us got turned around and actually became a blessing because it helps to realize what is most important? What if the… Continue reading What if the separation was necessary for growth?

What would you miss most if everyone you knew was gone?


What if you woke up and everyone you cared about was gone? What if you woke up and everyone in your neighborhood was gone? What if you woke up and everyone in your community was gone? What if you woke up and most of the people you knew were gone? What would you do? How… Continue reading What would you miss most if everyone you knew was gone?

Do you realize how important relationships are?


Not supposed to be just superficial. Not supposed to be selective or divisive. Not supposed to be willy nilly but purposeful. How about your relationship with God? How about your relationship with God's people? How about your wife or husband? God's got a plan and a purpose and today's reading speaks to all three of… Continue reading Do you realize how important relationships are?

Can you hear it?


Are you making time to stop and be quiet? Are you actively listening? Can you hear that still quiet voice? What would it take for you to listen? What would it take for you to want to hear? What would it take for you to do what you are being told? When you are called,… Continue reading Can you hear it?

How much do you love? How much do you care?


What is your motivation? What is your purpose? What is your reason? Are you doing it out of love? Are you doing it in love? How much do you love? How much do you care? You are where you are for a reason! You are where you are for a purpose! So what are you… Continue reading How much do you love? How much do you care?

Be careful the company you keep!


Where are you spending most of your time? Who are you spending it with? How are you spending that time? What impact is it having on your life? Are you helping them? Are they helping you? Are you encouraging them in good things? Are you they encouraging you in good things? Are you they leading… Continue reading Be careful the company you keep!

We were never meant to do it alone!


So will you share the burden? Will you share the load? Will you reach out to help? Will you ask for help? Will you be humble enough to serve someone else? Will you be humble enough to ask for help and let others know there is a need? You were never meant to do it… Continue reading We were never meant to do it alone!

We’ve all been created on purpose for a purpose!


You weren't an accident! You are an accident! You've been created on purpose for a purpose! So let's live up to that calling! Let's pursue that purpose! Let's complete the work set in front of us to do! Do you know where to turn? when you have questions? when you have concerns? God's plan is… Continue reading We’ve all been created on purpose for a purpose!

Are you a leader of the and into the future?


Are you developing the character and the traits to make that happen? Are you living a way that is demonstrating and exemplifying them? Are you being a servant leader who is looking for the best in and of others? Are you being a servant leader who is respectful to others? Are you calling people to… Continue reading Are you a leader of the and into the future?

Keep love as the core!


So much of the troubles and pain of the world would be overcome if love was kept as the core! Not lust! Not conditional love! Real love! When there is real love people treat other people right! When there is real love people act in ways that are respectful and responsible! When there is real… Continue reading Keep love as the core!

What you believe matters!

I belived in God, do you? will you?

What do you believe about yourself? How does that impact how you relate to others? It matters! What do you believe? How does that impact how you relate to the world? It matters! What do you believe about God? How does that impact how you live your life? It matters! Have your eyes been blinded… Continue reading What you believe matters!