Lord, As our current president, Barack Obama, prepares to leave office, I pray that you will keep he and his family protected, just as You have over the past eight years. I ask that you would guide them, and help them to grow closer and know You better, as they begin the next chapter of… Continue reading A Prayer for The President
This is very good, sound Godly advice. Our goal in any conflict is to see things from Christ’s point of view. Source: How To Handle Church Conflict
It is difficult to worship God when people let you down. It is a common experience for you and I as believers to attempt to worship God but find it impossible because our minds are saturated with thoughts of animosity about another person. This is especially difficult when the other person happens to be a… Continue reading Looking Up When People Let You Down
Ecclesiastes 11:1 Cast thy bread upon the waters: for thou shalt find it after many days. Brothers and sisters: Men and Women must venture forth judiciously if they are ever to realize a gain, even though there is always a certain amount of risk. Generous-showing a readiness to give more of something, as money or… Continue reading Are You Generous To Others?
Salvation deliverance from sin and its consequences, believed by Christians to be brought about by faith in Christ. Romans 10:9 That if thou shalt confess with thy mouth the Lord Jesus, and shalt believe in thine heart that God hath raised him from the dead, thou shalt be saved. Sin, according to the Bible is… Continue reading Are You Separated From God?
No matter what our way of life is, when confronted by the hardships and injustices of life, the easy road is to respond with hatred, bitterness, and feelings of discouragement. I refuse to take the bait that our media and certain political individuals are stirring up. Regardless of what comes my way, I choose to… Continue reading Don’t Take the Bait – Shine Through the Darkness
My heart is saddened by the recent deaths of two more African- American men at the hands of police. I am also saddened by the deadly ambushing of police officers in Dallas resulting in deaths and injuries. How should we respond: 1. Prayer a. Pray for the families of the victims b. Pray for the… Continue reading Responding to Police Shootings
Romans 8:34-39 34 Who is he that condemneth? It is Christ that died, yea rather, that is risen again, who is even at the right hand of God, who also maketh intercession for us. 35 Who shall separate us from the love of Christ? shall tribulation, or distress, or persecution, or famine, or nakedness, or… Continue reading Overcoming The Giants Within Us
Psalm 37:1-9 Psalm 37:1 Serenity Prayer: God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, the courage to change the things I can and the wisdom to know the difference. Attempting to stay aware of all the current events in the United States and Abroad has its downside because bad news tends… Continue reading Serenity Prayer
Friends, are you going through one of those times when it seems every attempt to resolve a problem is met with a new difficulty? You thank the Lord at night that it’s taken care of but awake to find that something else has gone wrong and the problem remains. As I was reading the gospel… Continue reading Don’t Give Up, Don’t Ever Give Up