Like anything in life, once you’ve established a habit or discipline of something, that habit, whether it be good or bad, is not easily broken. By human nature, most of us don’t like the terms “exercise” or “discipline” but none of us can deny that without these healthy habits being lived out in ourContinue reading “Need a little exercise challenge?”
Those who will not praise God when things are going well are certainly not likely to praise God when things are not going well.
The longer I travel on this journey of faith with the Lord, the less I know about where His direction is leading. One thing I have discovered is His path is usually never the road I presumed I would travel, nor the route I might prefer. Nevertheless, His path is still always good and willContinue reading “Unexpected Path Still Good”
When God opens a door to use you in ministry, adversity should be expected. For a great and effective door has opened to me, and there are many adversaries. 1 Corinthians 16:9 (NKJV)
Despite daily demands, disappointments, discouragement, delays, devils, distractions, and detours, still determined to keep digging deeper, dreaming, discovering destiny, and devoting my all to the delight of The Dream Giver. No, despite all these things, overwhelming victory is ours through Christ, who loved us. Romans 8:37 No, dear brothers and sisters, I have not achievedContinue reading “Still Determined”
This is the devil’s strategy and not just a quote from the Queen of Hearts’ character in Alice in Wonderland.
You can’t be a warrior without war, and you can’t be a princess unless you are the daughter of royalty. Listen to Me, O royal daughter; take to heart what I say… (Psalm 45:10) The princess who belongs to King Jesus has another mandate that is more in line with His majesty than her own.Continue reading “Princess & Warrior – The Perfect Combination”
Any calling of God will always require sacrifices … of time, talents, and resources. For the gifts and the calling of God are irrevocable. (Romans 11:29). I therefore, a prisoner for the Lord, urge you to walk in a manner worthy of the calling to which you have been called, with all humility and gentleness,Continue reading “Sacrificial Calling”
We have all heard people say they don’t attend church, or a particular church, due to all the “hypocrites”. However, is this not a hypocritical statement in and of itself? Those “hypocrites”, as many accuse, are all sinners too, just like all of us (Romans 3:23)! At least the so called hypocrites are practicing someContinue reading “Forsake not – you “hypocrites”!”
Some days you just realize you are expecting too much of yourself and others, and you need to just give both yourself and others some grace. Actually, this is how we need to live every day, but we just hear it more clearly on some days.