You’ve got it all figured out! You don’t need Jesus! You have your five-year plan set and your goals laid out before you and nothing will stand in your way. You’ve set your path. You’ve decided your destiny. You’re strong and capable and you’re going to do whatever feels right for you. Watch out world! … Continue reading You are God’s chosen instrument
I am great at making plans! Good ones, too! I spend time considering the pros and cons and weighing all my options. I pray about it (although I do a lot more telling God about my plans than listening for his guidance). Sometimes I ask people for advice (especially if I think they will say … Continue reading My failed plans
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
There are so many times when I read about the Israelites' journey out of slavery and into the promised land that I see myself in their wanderings. So often I stumble across a principle that I can apply to my life today. So often that I am reminded of who God is and that he … Continue reading Time to move!
Have you ever stopped to consider that God's purpose for us is already complete? Our story has already been written! God doesn't say - "I am going to..." He says - "I have..." When God promised Abraham that he would be the father of many nations, he said; "I have made you a father of … Continue reading Our Story Has Already Been Written
Recently I saw a marquis at a local business that brightly proclaimed: "Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity." Really? That's all there is? The random conversion of who you are with situational outside forces? ... What if it's more than that? What if the "preparation" actually includes all the special ways God created … Continue reading Luck? No! – PURPOSE
Now faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen. - Hebrews 11:1 KJV If anyone should have had unwavering faith in God, it would've been the Israelites after they were freed from Egyptian captivity through a series of miraculous interventions from God. But once they set out on their … Continue reading Faith in the faithful God