Remember what it takes to create jealousy. Looking up what the root cause for jealousy is, I found it to be the "inability to achieve something that the other person has achieved". I looked a bit deeper and found that the causes of jealousy tend to fall into 4 categories: Lack of self confidence: The… Continue reading Don’t allow jealousy to rob you of the truth and of your joy!
Even though with the stay home order and everyone is home, there are still many agendas taking place between online school. working from home, homeschool, walks, runs, workouts, training, video games, and other chores where the main family time becomes dinner with other interactions through the day (almost like passing in the hallways). It's the… Continue reading Family Day!
As we reflect on the Thursday of Passion Week, we see some key activities including: Peter and John finding the upper room and making preparations for the Passover, Jesus showing his servant heart by washing the disciples feet and how as leaders we need to serve, the Last Supper where the disciples participate in the… Continue reading Does it have to get worse before it gets better? (Day 100 of 2020)
Where does your hope come from? Is it strong enough for it to make your Monday hopeful? What will this passion week hold for you? Will you take hold of everything Jesus went thru for you? Where does your strength come from? Is it strong enough for it to make your Monday joyful? My hope… Continue reading Can you start your week hopeful?
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 is there to do today? What can you do for your wife? What can you do for your kids? What can you do for your extended family? What can you do for your neighbors? What can you do for your community? Are you ready to serve? Do you know of things that you could… Continue reading How best to serve today?
Will you go where He sends you? Will you answer when He calls you? Will you do what He asks you? Will you listen when He speaks to you? Will you talk with Him as you walk through this life? Will you invite Jesus into your heart? Will you be sensitive to the prompting of… Continue reading How much do you believe in God?
God is love! God so loves the world that He gave His one and only Son! Are you spreading the joy of the Lord that is your strength? Are you serving others in a way that just says God loves you? Are you living out your life in a way that says you are important… Continue reading How are you living to show God’s love for everyone?
How many times have you been called to serve? How have you been called to serve? Where have you been called to serve? When were you called to serve? What have you been called to serve? Who has called you to serve? Was it to serve your family? Was it to serve your community? Was… Continue reading How have you been called to serve? Did you accept or decline?
Do you notice the small things? Does it have to be huge to get your attention? If you saw it would you stop to get a better look? If you saw it would you shrug it off and keep on your way? Is your plan better than what might be? Is your plan so important… Continue reading What would it take to get your attention and focus?
Yesterday on my way to work a new way of thinking about how to make things better came up. I am sure many of us had already heard from Good to Great but this morning on the radio I heard them speak of from Good to Gold and the good to great came to mind… Continue reading Do you realize the impact you can have? Are you willing to work beyond the differences to find success?
Ever considered the importance of servanthood? Ever considered that to be the highest we need to be servants? Ever considered that the higher the role or the position the more serving you will need to do? Or do you think of leadership and seniority and management differently? How willing are you to serve others? How… Continue reading THE KING AND THE LAW…(The Bible’s Impact on Law & Order) [Oct 11]
Government is supposed to be serving and is supposed to be for our good and benefit! But as we know that isn't how it is around the globe or when they choose to live outside of God's plans and purposes. Let's bounce around a few different translations of Romans 13:4 ... For he is God's… Continue reading Government…Do you know what they are for?
When you are lost, will you stop and ask for help? When you are facing a problem, will you stop and ask for help? When you are in trouble, will you stop and ask for help? How bad does it have to get before you will ask for help? Who do you turn to? Where… Continue reading Will you ask for help?
Where are you putting your confidence? Are you too confident that you won't ask God? Consider all the stories of the Bible where the leaders continually asked God what they should do even though it looked just like every other time and how God gave them different directions! Consider all the stories of the Bible… Continue reading Ever heard the saying that pride comes before the fall?