Thousands of years before Jesus came to earth to die for the sins of the world, his work as an advocate and an intercessor was already underway. In the midst of his torment, Job acknowledged that he had someone in heaven looking out for him! Even now my witness is in heaven; my advocate is … Continue reading My Intercessor is my Friend
There is no shortage of self-help books on how to be prosperous and successful. Clearly it is something people long for. It’s also something that can lead to endless searching when you're not even sure what it will look like when you get there. The search for success is a lot more about the process … Continue reading Success God’s Way
God made a promise to Joshua as he prepared to move forward in obedience and conquer the Promised Land that I would very much like to claim as my own. “I will never leave you nor forsake you.” – Joshua 1:5 I know it is important not to run around claiming all the promises that … Continue reading God will never forsake me!
When you regularly read the Bible, you will be given all of the tools you need to live the Christian life. PRECEPT PROMISE PROVERB PROPHECY PRINCIPLE (Open this post to view the related Infographic.)
I have never run a marathon, but I know people who have and I admire them. The amount of hard work they put into training for the race is incredible. Yet as prepared as they may be, you can still see the pain and exhaustion on their face as the finish line gets closer. I'm … Continue reading Hang in there!
What do you get when you piece together a bunch of broken pieces of random materials? You get a beautiful piece of mosaic art! As you look at the beauty of the finished product, you gain a new appreciation for the broken pieces that were used to form it. It looks so shiny and put … Continue reading Work of art – in progress
Feeling hopeless can be like wandering around a really dark room and trying to find a lamp. When you first enter you pause for a moment, hoping that your eyes will adjust to the darkness and you’ll be able to make out a shape somewhere in the room. When you still see nothing but darkness, … Continue reading The light of hope
Is God still at the controls, or did I take over again? This is a question I need to ask myself constantly. I know that in order to succeed in a life lived for the Kingdom of God I must make sure that God is the one controlling my actions. I start every day handing … Continue reading Who’s operating the controls?