But don’t just listen to God’s word. You must do what it says. Otherwise, you are only fooling yourself. For if you listen to the word and don’t obey, it is like glancing at your face in a mirror. You see yourself, walk away, and forget what you look like. But if you look carefully [...]
It’s okay to be you! God loves you as you are, even when it seems like others reject you.
My last post focused on the fact that Nehemiah refused to be distracted by the enemy. He kept working towards what he had been called to do. But there is another important aspect to the story of Nehemiah that should be looked at. Though he met the enemy at multiple turns, he faced the enemy [...]
Distractions. They seem harmless, but often can interrupt in a way that causes our spiritual momentum or progress to halt. It’s true that not all distractions are bad. It’s good to take the time to evaluate each one and be sure where the distraction is coming from. BUT often, especially if we are doing a [...]
I have found that speaking words of blessing and prosperity seem to be what people want to hear. And, of course! Who wouldn’t want that? Yet for all the positive talk and affirming words, are there heart changes taking place? I think we have become accustomed to getting our ears tickled with pleasant words and [...]
Let change start with me. Let it begin in my heart.
Don't lose focus. We have a mission. The world is watching.
Do not delay what you need to do today.
Great title to start a post, right? Prepare to die. And no, this isn’t a reference to the movie, Princess Bride. We all have one life to live but each life ends the same - in death. We don’t know when our life will be over, when death will knock on the door and decide [...]
Why do we wait? Why do I wait? It is evident that God is at work. He is moving. He is speaking. He is capturing the attention of many. Yet, we wait. Here I go with the “we” stuff again. Let me rephrase that, yet, I wait. Why do I do that? I’ve been asking [...]