“Where can I go from your Spirit? Where can I flee from your presence? If I go up to the heavens, you are there; if I make my bed in the depths, you are there. If I rise on the wings of the dawn, if I settle on the far side of the sea, even… Continue reading The God Factor
Exodus 18:21 Moreover thou shalt provide out of all the people able men, such as fear God, men of truth, hating covetousness; and place such over them, to be rulers of thousands, and rulers of hundreds, rulers of fifties, and rulers of tens:” It is impossible to be a leader without being a man or… Continue reading Leadership
“Only let your manner of life be worthy of the gospel of Christ, so that whether I come and see you or am absent, I may hear of you that you are standing firm in one spirit, with one mind striving side by side for the faith of the gospel.” Philippians 1:27 (English Standard Version)… Continue reading WWJD
“See to it that no one fails to obtain the grace of God; that no ‘root of bitterness’ springs up and causes trouble, and by it many become defiled;” Hebrews 12:15 (English Standard Version) Hatred can destroy us from the inside out and eat away at our peace of mind and our joy. It is… Continue reading Hate
“The Spirit of the Lord GOD is upon me, because the LORD has anointed me to bring good news to the poor; he has sent me to bind up the brokenhearted, to proclaim liberty to the captives, and the opening of the prison to those who are bound;” Isaiah 61:1 (English Standard Version) Holocaust survivor,… Continue reading Reach Out And Help Somebody
As much as all of us love “smooth sailing”, the fact is that we are going to experience some adversity. Whenever these adverse times come we must seek God through prayer. “Lord, if I’m facing issues because of my bad choices; Forgive me and help me to learn from this and do better going forward.”… Continue reading There’s a Purpose Behind Our Adversity
Rejoicing- great joy; jubilation; the action of one that rejoices; an instance, occasion, or expression of joy The Akan people (an ethnic group of West Africa) Ghana have a proverb: “The lizard is not as mad with the boys who threw stones at it as with the boys who stood by and rejoiced over its… Continue reading When Not To Rejoice: Loving Our Neighbors
Genesis 3:9 And the Lord God called unto Adam, and said unto him, Where art thou? From the beginning God established the man to be the leader and protector in the community and in the family. Genesis 1:26-28 26 And God said, Let us make man in our image, after our likeness: and let them… Continue reading Adam, Where Art Thou?
Brothers and Sisters, there are times in our lives we need to make course corrections in order to arrive safely and soundly at our next SPIRITUAL destination point and ultimately to heaven. Adversity may be the detour, storm, or obstacle that compels us to make such corrections. The Lord requires His beloved children to make… Continue reading The Four Corrections Adversity Compels Us To Make
2 Corinthians 5:20-6:20 As Christians we have the honor and responsibility of being Christ’s ambassadors to the world. With that responsibility comes the need to fully understand the message and manner as to which we are to carry ourselves. 2 Corinthians 5:20 Now then, we are ambassadors for Christ, as though God were pleading through… Continue reading Are You An Ambassador For Christ?