Do you have conviction to give a reason for what you believe?

Do you have conviction to give a reason for what you believe

Do you realize what you have been getting prepared to do? Do you realize that even the way someone is going to ask you a question may open the door to an answer that can transform the world? Do you realize that you don't have to worry about what answer you will give because the… Continue reading Do you have conviction to give a reason for what you believe?

What will we learn today?


Every year around this time I get an opportunity to visit another campus. Every year around this time I get the opportunity to recruit people from our larger body to join me in serving at risk youths. This year I get the additional opportunity to go with my son to a new experience and be… Continue reading What will we learn today?

Finish the week strong!

Finish the race

It's amazing when the week kicked off learning about the how things happened over many previous months and how vision leaks and as it leaks it opens people up to critics and naysayers. It's amazing how it can jump start your week and change your entire attitude when you put your focus back on making… Continue reading Finish the week strong!

Happy New Year! Let’s welcome in 2020 and consider what we can learn through God’s Word!


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!

Will you take hold of the mantel of teaching in order to invest in the lives of people?


The Story of Job. - Day 47 (the end of the story) How many times does it take you to take hold of a message? How many times does it take you to be able to grasp a concept? How many times does it take you to understand what you are being asked to do?… Continue reading Will you take hold of the mantel of teaching in order to invest in the lives of people?

What do you do when it feels cold and dark?


What if it is outside? What if it is inside? What if it is in your mind? What if it is in your heart? Is your response difference? Are you sure that it is for real? Do you know how long it will last? Do you know that the sun will rise? Do you know… Continue reading What do you do when it feels cold and dark?

How great is your faith?


Is it big enough that you will share it with others? Will you tell others about what you believe? Will you share the hope? Will you share the love? Will you share the truth? Will you share the reality of how a relationship with Jesus makes a huge difference in your life? Will you share… Continue reading How great is your faith?

If you knew that the words you were about to speak would be your last…


How would you say them? How would you capture them? How would you broadcast them? Who would you say them to? Who would you talk about? Who would you share it with? What would you say? What would be your purpose? Where would you say them? Where would you share them? When would you say… Continue reading If you knew that the words you were about to speak would be your last…

Will you learn from your mistakes?


Ever went to do something with good intentions and then it didn't turn out like you had hoped? Ever went to do something with good intentions and then watched go bad real quick? Ever had to learn from those mistakes? Ever tried again putting fear and doubt behind you? Ever tried again with all the… Continue reading Will you learn from your mistakes?

Have you completed your commitment? Are you able to go home?


Have you committed to something? Have you completed the commitment? Are you able to return home after your journey? Are you able to return home to celebrate all that God has been able to do in and through you? Are you able to return home and testify about all that you have seen and done?… Continue reading Have you completed your commitment? Are you able to go home?

Don’t forget!


Do you remember what you have gone through? Do you remember how it has shaped you? Do you remember what you have learned? Do you remember the power of forgiveness? Do you remember the power of love? Do you remember the promises of God? Do you remember the provision of God? Do you remember the… Continue reading Don’t forget!

How are you living to show God’s love for everyone?


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?

Do you remember how you got to this point?


Did you leave markers to help you remember what happened and when? Did you share the moments so that others know about your journey? Did you capture the key ones somewhere so that you can reflect on them? For me many have been captured in my blog posts over the years. Some were earlier like… Continue reading Do you remember how you got to this point?

Do you have a dream?


How do you respond when you have a dream? Are you tactful in the way you share it? Are you selective in whom you will share it with? Ever shared it and the other person didn't receive it well? Ever shared it and the other person responded negatively? How would those in your life respond… Continue reading Do you have a dream?

Going beyond knowing to showing…(The Bible’s Impact on Acts of Mercy [Apr 20])


Is knowing something good enough for you? Are you someone who goes beyond knowing to showing someone? Are you someone who goes beyond knowing to telling someone? Are you someone who will stop once they know? Are you someone who is satisfied with knowing the truth? Will you share it? Will you make it real… Continue reading Going beyond knowing to showing…(The Bible’s Impact on Acts of Mercy [Apr 20])