2 Corinthians 12:7-9 And lest I should be exalted above measure by the abundance of the revelations, a thorn in the flesh was given to me, a measure , a messenger of Satan to buffet me, lest I be exalted above measure. (8) Concerning the thing I pleaded with the Lord three times that it… Continue reading Do You Have A Thorn In Your Flesh?
Psalm 46:1 God is our refuge and strength. a very present help in trouble. Our refuge and strength may be rephrased :our impenetrable defense.” The psalm regularly uses imagery of a fortress to describe God. In the ancient Middle East cities were built on heights with high walls for defense. There was no city and… Continue reading Our Refuge In The Storm: Depend On God
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
Today I would like to speak some words of encouragement to those who are dealing with depression and anxiety. For some of us, this may be something that occurs ever so often during our life: While for others, depression and anxiety may be something that has to be confronted daily. I want to let you… Continue reading Overcoming Depression
I recently had the opportunity to speak with an old classmate, and with their permission, I will begin this post by sharing his testimony. My classmate’s MBA, and his way with persuasion had resulted in him landing a Project Management position at a major Fortune 500 company. By the time he’d reached age 35, his… Continue reading From Darkness To Light
Knowing that your sins have all been forgiven is worth serving God. Being able to communicate directly with our Creator, is worth serving God. Being a good husband/wife is worth serving God. Being a good parent to your children is worth serving God. Being free from the affects of drug abuse and alcoholism is worth… Continue reading This Christian Walk, Is It Worth It?
Seek Him, Trust Him Matthew 6:33 But seek ye first the kingdom of God, and his righteousness; and all these things shall be added unto you. Proverbs 3:5-6 5 Trust in the Lord with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding. 6 In all thy ways acknowledge him, and he shall direct… Continue reading Seek Him, Trust Him
Wherever you may find yourself in life, please know that Jesus Christ loves you. The hardships of life can take a toll on our feelings, and have us seeking comfort or “quick fixes” in all of the wrong places. If you are facing the pressures of life, please don’t put a bandage on the problem.… Continue reading There’s Always Hope, There’s Always Jesus
John 8:12 Then spake Jesus again unto them, saying, I am the light of the world: he that followeth me shall not walk in darkness, but shall have the light of life. We cannot control how other people treat us, but we do have control over our own actions. Do not allow anyone or anything… Continue reading Don’t Allow Anything to Dim Your Light
Psalm 3:4-5 But You, O Lord, are a shield for me, my glory and the One who lifts up my head. (4) I cried to the Lord with my voice, and He heard me from His holy hill. The phrase but You, O Lord changes the mood of this psalm from dejection to confidence. There… Continue reading The Lord Answers