But immediately He spoke to them, saying, “Take courage, it is I! Do not be afraid!””Matthew 14:27 AMP The disciples had spent all day with Jesus and coordinated the feeding of the 5000. After it ended, Jesus told the disciples to get in the boat and go before him while he sent away the crowd … Continue reading Take Courage
Do you have one of those moments you are happy, feeling good and all of that and all of a sudden, a picture of an existing challenge you are facing flashes before you? And suddenly, the joy is gone and you feel deflated. The devil knows that joy is the strength of a believer and … Continue reading The strength of Joy
““Blessed [anticipating God’s presence, spiritually mature] are the pure in heart [those with integrity, moral courage, and godly character], for they will see God.”Matthew 5:8 AMP Heart Check- We know a healthy heart makes for a healthy life. A diseased heart makes for a diseased life. The state of the heart is what separates the … Continue reading What is your heart condition?
Exodus 32:2-4 (NIV) "Aaron answered them, 'Take off the gold earrings that your wives, your sons and your daughters are wearing, and bring them to me.' So all the people took off their earrings and brought them to Aaron. He took what they handed him and made it into an idol cast in the shape … Continue reading Put away your golden calf.
An incident occurred earlier in the week and I came to share it with you. My work requires a lot of interstate travel. so I travel often. And I have been doing this without any incident. I travelled last week and was scheduled to fly back on Saturday but the flight was cancelled and I … Continue reading -Story Time-
“Blessed [gratefully praised and adored] be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who according to His abundant and boundless mercy has caused us to be born again [that is, to be reborn from above—spiritually transformed, renewed, and set apart for His purpose] to an ever-living hope and confident assurance through the resurrection … Continue reading Rest in His finished works
“Bad as you are, you know how to give good things to your children. How much more, then, will your Father in heaven give good things to those who ask him!”Matthew 7:11 GNB I still remember that fateful day like it was yesterday. Not because I haven't had other outstanding testimonies happen for me but … Continue reading -Knowing God our Father-.
Would you allow someone to come into your home, ransack everywhere, mess up your kitchen, clothes, and just leave? Yes? No? But this is what happens when we don’t set boundaries. People would come into your life and walk all over you because you don’t put up any resistance. To set boundaries is a way … Continue reading -Boundaries-
“Go, then, to all peoples everywhere and make them my disciples: baptize them in the name of the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit, and teach them to obey everything I have commanded you. And I will be with you always, to the end of the age.””Matthew 28:19-20 GNB Sometime ago, after I joined … Continue reading -Chasing Purpose-
“Be merciful just as your Father is merciful.”Luke 6:36 GNB Jesus was bruised. Beaten by the very people He helped. He healed their sick and raised their dead but when it came to time to reward him, they screamed give us Barnabas. How could they be so ungrateful? A man who gave them his whole … Continue reading -Don’t take it to heart-