Life lesson #13

Imagine, a co-worker spreads rumors about you, hurting you so bad it takes everything you have just to show up to work each day. Now imagine their car breaks down, inside you jump for joy until God says, “I want you to give them a ride home.” Often times God will ask us to minister … More Life lesson #13

Tempted?

What tempts you? Are you tempted to gossip, lie or steal? Are you tempted by money, drugs or alcohol. Are you tempted by men or women? Jesus said, in Matthew 26:41, “Keep watching and praying that you may not enter into temptation; the spirit is willing, but the flesh is weak.” Most of us, like Peter, … More Tempted?

Faith Building

It’s 5:13 am, you look at your phone, “Oh no, I’m late, Oh God, please don”t let me be late for work!” You skip devotion and your exercise routine, saying, “I’m sorry God I just don”t have time, please help me make it to work on time.” You run to the shower and on the … More Faith Building

Mistakes

I spent the entire drive to work beating myself up over mistakes I had made the day before, but God, in His grace and mercy, reminded me that even though I get down on myself for my many mistakes, He can use them to help others. In Exodus 2:11-21, Moses, when he was still in … More Mistakes

Lost Opportunity

“When it comes time to die, make sure that all you have to do is die.” Jim Elliot Think about this statement for a minute. What does this mean to you? To me, this means not to go one more minute in procrastination about doing what I know God has told me to do. One … More Lost Opportunity

A Moment of Failure

I love watching cooking contests on T.V. and on this seasons Next Food Network Star they also had a show called Come Back Kitchen. On this show they bring back contestants who had previously failed and give them another chance. One of the contestants who came back is a young man named Matthew. His previous … More A Moment of Failure

Nuggets of Insight

Have you ever said to yourself,  I wish I had the insight of my Pastor or Sunday School teacher? I have, and that’s when God showed me that He will give His insight to anyone who searches for it! God has placed in his word many nuggets of insights for us to discover. It is … More Nuggets of Insight

The Main Thing

Years ago, my first pastor preached a sermon called, “Keep the main thing, the main thing.” Honestly I do not remember anything else about the sermon except this catchy phrase! Recently, I heard this exact same phrase and it caused me to wonder, what is the main thing for the Christian? Now some may have … More The Main Thing