“Trust in the LORD with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding. In all thy ways acknowledge him, and he shall direct thy paths. Be not wise in thine own eyes: fear the LORD, and depart from evil” (Proverbs 3:5-7, KJV). Sometimes it’s challenging not to lean on our own understanding of our circumstances, both good and bad. We may often wonder … Continue reading
Keep pushing. Christ will never put more on you than you can bear! As the holiday approaches, let’s remember to keep our loved ones safe and to give God thanks for ALL He has done and continues to do. We’ve endured so much this year and I know this year will be a challenge as we will not be able to gather with loved ones … Continue reading Thankful.
I speak to myself as I write this post because I have been hiding behind my purpose for the a long time. Hiding is ineffective. Hiding is being fearful of what others may think. Hiding hinders you from reaching your full potential. How can you receive the connections if the major connect doesn’t know you have the gift? How can you receive that promotion if … Continue reading Stop Hiding
If you are reading my post right now, that means you woke up this morning and that is a reason to be thankful. No matter what circumstances may be troubling you, still give thanks because trouble does not last always! Today we celebrate giving thanks, but everyday is a day of Thanksgiving! Celebrate life, family, and love! Continue reading Oh Give Thanks
“But seek first his kingdom and his righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well. Therefore do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about itself. Each day has enough trouble of its own”(Matthew 6:33-34 NIV). We spend some of our days dwelling in the past and anxious for the future. Have you ever thought about how much more sweeter … Continue reading The Blessing of Now
“Searched all over couldn’t find nobody. I looked high and low, still couldn’t find nobody. Nobody greater than You.” Life is indeed a journey. We go through life trying to find our purpose, pleasing others, making mistakes, and we find ourselves looking in all of the wrong places for love and acceptance. However, we find that we’re still empty, feeling a hollow void that is … Continue reading Something’s Missing
“Confess your sins to each other and pray for each other so that you may be healed. The earnest prayer of a righteous person has great power and produces wonderful results” (James 5:16). It’s easy to give God praise when all is great in our lives, but can we praise Him when all hell breaks loose? I’m learning that I need God’s strength the most … Continue reading Phone Home
One of the most difficult things for humans to do is to trust. Trusting becomes harder when it may have been taken for granted. We may not want to deal with the people who did us wrong any longer because they have proven that their loyalty wasn’t what it seemed. Jesus on the other hand will never leave us wondering or second guessing. He will … Continue reading Trust and Obey
By: Shelby Lockhart “Be strong. Take courage. Don’t be intimidated. Don’t give them a second thought because God, your God, is striding ahead of you. He’s right there with you. He won’t let you down; he won’t leave you” (Deuteronomy 31:6, The Message Translation). Life can be difficult at times. We may find ourselves in situations that may weigh us down, making it hard to … Continue reading Give up or NAH?