Love is a beautiful thing and it’s Yahweh’s greatest gift. Love is sacrificial requiring to move beyond ourselves for another. Love conquers hate. It is love than can smile in the face of enemies. Love is rejoicing in the sun and in the rain. Love is a red sky and the wind whispering to the trees. It is the life God breathes through us. A … Continue reading Love is. . .
A Psalm of David.The Lord is my shepherd; I shall not want. He makes me lie down in green pastures. He leads me beside still waters. He restores my soul. He leads me in paths of righteousness for his name’s sake. Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil, for you are with me; your rod … Continue reading Psalm 23
Mark 15:16-41 Be in prayer and meditation on God’s Word as we commemorate the Crucifixion of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. Share and spread His love to others today. He loved us so much, that He died for us! If you have not accepted Jesus as your personal Savior it’s not too late. John 3:16, NIV “For God so loved the world that he … Continue reading He Loves Us
In the stillness of God, I yearn to dwell under His wings. My fortress, my refuge, the safest place is He. In the Stillness of God is where I shall be. Chaos surrounds, a raging water I see. He is the Peace who calms the sea. An extended hand, a friend who will never leave. In the Stillness of God is where I shall be. … Continue reading In the Stillness
Life has disappointment. People, even those closest to us, whom we love will disappoint us sometimes. However, in our disappointments, God is with us. Instead of looking at trials as punishments from the Lord, we should view them as lessons that make us stronger in Him. I’m learning this everyday. It has not been easy. But I realize that in order for Christ to take … Continue reading Destined.
To be a believer and follower of Christ is so liberating. We are no longer bound by our transgressions. To experience a love that is so pure, sacrificial and forgiving brings a promising, unending joy and a calming peace. His love is all encompassing, with no gimmicks or fine printed details. It’s available to all who believe in Him (John 3:16-17), that He is the … Continue reading Liberated.
There’s a blessing in the storm. Wait on God. Don’t worry. Have no fear. Listen to your heart and follow the Holy Sprirt. He tells no lies. You are more than a conqueror through Christ! No weapon that is formed against you will prosper He’ll give you a peace that calms the waters. And a joy that can never be stolen. You are washed clean … Continue reading Good thoughts…
Background scripture: Jeremiah 12 “So Jeremiah, if you’re worn out in this footrace with men, what makes you think you can race against horses” (Jeremiah 12:5, MSG)? This week has been a rough one. My patience and faith have definitely been tested. I’ve been feeling a little like Jeremiah lately. Not really understanding how people could be mean and cruel, but still prosper. Why were … Continue reading Growth Comes with Challenges
Every time you turn on the news there’s turmoil. Children are dying, innocent lives are taken, burglaries, wars, etc. The news can sometimes appear as what looks like a hopeless situation. It’s discouraging. The peace of everyday life seems to transform into a fear of stepping foot outside of your home. But we have to put our trust and faith in Jesus. If we are … Continue reading Have no Fear!
Don’t give up now…there is power and beauty in your season of waiting. Continue reading
“But he said to me, “My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness.” Therefore, I will boast all the more gladly about my weaknesses, so that Christ’s power may rest on me” (2 Corinthians 12:9, NIV). Many people are reflecting on the past year and ready to welcome in the new year. As I observe many posts on social … Continue reading Count Your Wins
The Lord has a way of getting our attention. A few weeks ago, I was in a automobile accident that could have easily been fatal…But God! In that moment, all I could focus on was why God allowed it to happen. What was He trying to teach/show me? He kept me. His love for me is indescribable. A loved one asked me, “what is it … Continue reading Does He have your Attention?
“Be not dismayed whate’re betide God will take care of you, Beneath His wings of love abide God will take care of you. No matter what may be the test, God will take care of you. Lean, weary one, upon his breast. God will take care of you. God will take care of you.” Continue reading
Love lifted me, Love lifted me. When nothing else could help, Love, lifted, me. Christ loves in spite of, And in the midst of, His love is ongoing His love runs over There is no limit No set number. His love doesn’t have an expiration date. He loves on our behalf, When we don’t have the energy or know how He teaches us He covers … Continue reading
“Your love never fails, it never gives up, it never runs out on me” Even if you have a case of the Monday’s, try sharing love with someone today! 😊 Continue reading
It’s no mystery why this song won Best Original Song at the Golden Globe Awards! It teaches us to embrace our uniqueness and scars. There are cruel people in the world who view different as obscure. “This is Me,” is all about self-love, empowerment and growth. It’s easy to allow what we believe is a deformity to control our emotions, which stifles our ability to … Continue reading Unapologetic
http://www.whas11.com/mobile/article/news/local/45027-raised-in-3-hours-by-whas11-viewers-for-houston/469114369 “And do not forget to do good and to share with others, for with such sacrifices God is pleased” (Hebrews, NIV). Yesterday evening I had the opportunity to volunteer in a telethon hosted by the American Red Cross to help citizens affected by Hurricane Harvey. Upon offering to volunteer, I was nervous because I had never participated in a Telethon. It was so uplifting … Continue reading Neighbors Help Each Other
It’s war time and followers of Christ need to unite. We need to be ready. Sometimes we lose our way and try to live our own desires for our lives. But Christ is standing near waiting on us to prepare for battle against the enemy. Spiritual warfare.It’s crazy how the devil is easing his way into people’s lives, trying to get us distracted and focused … Continue reading War Time
…And who knows but that you have come to royal position for such a time as this. Esther 4:14 Waiting on the Lord can seem like forever. Especially when we’ve made our requests to Him and it still doesn’t seem like He’s answered our prayers. However, He may answer us, but it may not be the answer we were expecting. Sometimes we wonder when it … Continue reading It’s Your Time