Imagine being told to go and do something and change how things were being done. Imagine being told to not do it and fortunately you hadn't gotten to it but were planning to do it today. Imagine had it been done and the response it may have had. Imagine the changes that are taking place… Continue reading What happens when it starts today?
How do you handle the change? How do you prepare to start over? How do you close out the finish of the previous in order to move forward with the new? As I ask all these questions, I think of the verse from 2 Corinthians 5:17 which says: This means that anyone who belongs to… Continue reading What do you do with new beginnings?
Would you ask why? Would you looking what happened? Would you wait a bit to see if it starts up again? Would you be concerned? Would you look things up for yourself? Would you seek truth? Would you seek hope? Would you seek love? Jesus is the way the truth and the life! Jesus's love… Continue reading What will you do if it stops?
You've been through so much. You have pressed in and pressed on. You have persevered and been shaped and transformed. You have been able to consider it pure joy. You have been able to take heart. You have been able let go of the pain. You have been able to forgive. You have been able… Continue reading Are you ready?
Is it the end of the race or just the start of the next lap? Consider what you have learned in this chapter of your life. Consider the life lessons that have shaped you and changed you. Consider the life lessons that you will take with you and be able to share with others. Consider… Continue reading Is it the end or just a new beginning…
Where will you start? Where does your hope come from? Where does your help come from? Will you try to go it your own way because you are smart enough? Will you try to do it in your own strength because you are strong enough? Will you try to do it on your own because… Continue reading How are you going to do it?
Let's get this started on the right foot. Let's get this started with a firm foundation. Let's get this started with the right heart. Let's get this started with the right mindset. Let's get started with remembering the lessons of the past so as not to repeat them. Let's keep the main thing the main… Continue reading Renew your covenant with God!
It's time to start … do you know what to do? It's time to start … do you know what you need to learn? It's time to start … do you know what you don't know? It's time to start … do you know where to get started? It's time to start … do you… Continue reading It’s nearly time to start – do you know how?
The preparation is done. The place is all setup. Now let's get going. Let's get started! Let's do what God has prepared for us to do! Let's do what God has called for us to do! Let's be good stewards, good and faithful servants, and finish strong! Let's be bold and courageous! Let's get started!… Continue reading Let’s get started!
Are you ready to do what you were called to do? Are you ready to do what you have been created to do? Are you ready to be anointed for the role you have been positioned to do? Are you ready to do what is required of you in this new beginning? Are you ready… Continue reading Are you ready for a new beginning?
Will there be a time of separation? Will there be a time of realignment? Will there be a time of justice? Will there be a time of confession? Will there be a time of mercy? Will there be a time of humility? Will there be a time of cleansing? Will there be a time of… Continue reading How will you start the rebuilding?
Is it late? Is there a reason why? Is there a reason why we shouldn't start now? Is there a reason why we wouldn't invite others to be a part of it? Why not go back? Why not come back? Will you get ready? Will you be prepared? Will you not just be going thru… Continue reading Has it been a while?
Will you use them to the full? Will you use them for God? Will you use them to complete the work God has for you? Will you use them to help transform and inspire? Will you use them to point people to God? Will you use them to help? Will you use them to serve?… Continue reading How will you use the gifts and talents you’ve been given?
A time to start! A time to reflect! A time to plan! A time to do! Happy New Year everyone! I pray that you will have an incredibly blessed 2016! May we start the year off planning how God can use us to accomplish His will. May we start the year reflecting on His goodness… Continue reading It’s new!
God’s Word and Commandment… 1Children, obey your parents in the Lord, for this is right. 2“Honor your father and mother”—which is the first commandment with a promise— 3“so that it may go well with you and that you may enjoy long life on the earth.” –from Ephesians 6 12“Honor your father and your mother, so… Continue reading When it started…