Reality Check Ahead

Do you know what is good for you?


Do you know what food is good for the body? Do you know things are good for the mind? Do you know what things are good for the soul? Do you realize that it is what comes out of you … Continue reading Do you know what is good for you?

Are you trying to do it all in your own strength?


Not only are you not supposed to go it alone, but you aren’t supposed to try and get it all done in your own strength. Turn to God for wisdom. Turn to God so that you can do it His way. Assuming you can just do it the same way as the last time leads you into a situation that is different, but you are trying to do the same thing as the last time. We need to make sure there isn’t anything that would keep God’s blessing from touching our lives. When or if you do that and fail, … Continue reading Are you trying to do it all in your own strength?

Consider the impact of setting and understanding expectations.


Is everything going alright? Is that what people expect based on what you have communicated? Is everything up in the air? Is that what people expect based on what you have said? What about God? What do you expect? What do you think He says or speaks about you? What do you think He is planning for you? What do you think He is looking for in and through your life? The key to setting and understanding expectations is communication and relationship. We need to communicate what we are doing. We need to communicate what we are expecting. We need … Continue reading Consider the impact of setting and understanding expectations.

Are you stressing over the outcome?


Are you working early and working late because of fear or worry? Are you burning the candle at both ends? … and in the middle so that you can try to find 2 more ends? The risk you run by doing this is that it will put your candle out quicker. Even a slow burning candle when it is burning from multiple ends will melt and probably create some heat and possibly even some damage since most holders are designed for this type of use. What will it take for you to stop and take a look? What will it … Continue reading Are you stressing over the outcome?

Do you believe in miracles?


Ever hear the song playing in your head… “All I need is a miracle“?  How much faith do you think it would take to make what you are working on succeed? Do you have the faith of a mustard seed? We read that even if we would have faith the size of a mustard seed : “…you could say to this mountain, ‘Move from here to there,’ and it would move. Nothing would be impossible.” – Matthew 17:20 TGIF by Os Hillman … Mustard Seed Faith in Business “He replied, ‘Because you have so little faith. I tell you the … Continue reading Do you believe in miracles?

Worried and not sure where to turn?


There is somewhere to turn. There is someone wanting to help. There is someone willing to help. Turn to God! Are you willing to look up? Fearful to Fearless… 365 Fear Nots: Verse Of The Day  When I was really hurting, I prayed to the LORD. He answered my prayer, and took my worries away. Psalm 118:5 (CEV) Biblical Truth: When we humble ourselves to God in prayer he is able to quiet our worry in ways we cannot even perceive. Are you rebelling? Are you not interested in what is right or what is true? Are you willing to … Continue reading Worried and not sure where to turn?

Is there anything you trust with all you are?


With everything I have been able to see and experience my trust is in God! From the mountain tops so high to the valleys so low, He has been with me to comfort and encourage, the celebrate and direct, to lead and to support. Where does my help come from? My help comes from the Lord. Both devotionals today speak to this truth and a very interesting pictures were shared in Facebook today too. In Fearful to Fearless today… 365 Fear Nots: Verse Of The Day  You who fear the LORD, trust in the LORD! He is their help and … Continue reading Is there anything you trust with all you are?