God’s love

All Things Work for Good

All Things Work for Good

“And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose” Romans 8:28 We know…There are so many things we do not know. We do not know if the economy will dip or if our team will win. We do not…

Your Harvest Is On the Way

Your Harvest Is On the Way

I know things are not going the way you planned.  I know that you thought you would be farther along by now. “And let us not grow weary while doing good, for in due season we shall reap if we do not lose heart.” Galatians 6:9 I know things are not going the way you planned….

God Can

God Can

Take “I can’t” out of your vocabulary, and replace it with “God can!” “Humble yourselves under the mighty hand of God, that He may exalt you in due time, casting all your care upon Him, for He cares for you” 1 Peter 5:6-7 Be full of confidence not in yourself or what you can do,…

Parked

Parked

Connecting with God is more than distracted reading. God’s Spirit waits to connect with your Spirit in a meaningful way. “Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest.” Matthew 11:28 Are you parked in your faith and not moving forward, as you would like? Connecting with God…

Life Is Not Fair

Life Is Not Fair

Yes, life is unfair. Jesus hasn’t promised us a fair world but he has promised us victory. “Take heart!” He said. “I have overcome the world.” ”I have told you these things, so that in me you may have peace. In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world”…

Changed

Changed

“You will be changed into a different person.”    Doesn’t that sound glorious? “The Spirit of the LORD will come upon you in power and you will prophesy with them; and you will be changed into a different person.” (1 Samuel 10:6) These were some of Samuel’s words to Saul when he anointed him as king….

Praying for Results

Praying for Results

We must enter into an expectant spirit of prayer, knowing that, when we meet His conditions, God will hear and answer us. “Ask and you will be given what you ask for. Seek, and you will find. Knock and the door will be opened. For everyone who asks, receives. Anyone who seeks, finds. If only…

I Sought the Lord

I Sought the Lord

“I sought the LORD, and he answered me; he delivered me from all my fears.”  Psalm 34:4 Thought Have you sought the LORD lately? Many of us made a commitment to turn all of our lives over to him last week; how have you done at that commitment? God promises wisdom to those who ask…

Seeking God

Seeking God

Be blessed in his name Rewarder of those who earnestly seek him. Hebrews 11:6 Listen to the Word of God and be blessed with the passionate cry of the psalmist in Psalm 63:1. “O God, you are my God, earnestly I seek you; my soul thirsts for you, my body longs for you.” And in…

Make Your Prayers Other-Centered

Make Your Prayers Other-Centered

We pray for others like Jesus would pray for them, thinking about them the way he would think, covering them with prayer, protecting them through prayer, and advocating for them in the same way Jesus sits at the right hand of the Father and advocates for us. “He saw that there was no one, he…