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Finding the power you need
Saturday, November 21, 2015      2 comments

Be strong in the Lord, and in the power of his might Ephesians 6:10 Paul Is reminding us of exactly where all true and lasting strength comes from. He is saying to you, "Turn your eyes away from your problems and place them on the Almighty." Per... Read more
Have you heard?
Friday, November 20, 2015      1 comments

“Hear instruction, and be wise, and refuse it not. Blessed is the man that heareth me, watching daily at my gates, waiting at the posts of my doors. For whoso findeth me findeth life, and shall obtain favour of the Lord.” ‭‭Proverbs‬ ‭8:33-35‬ ‭... Read more
What's your goal for thanksgiving
Thursday, November 19, 2015      2 comments

How will you do this year? In the past I would consume 4000 plus calories the Sunday before thanksgiving at church and the same again on thanksgiving. This year I'm planning to stay under 2500 on each of those days. I will be comfortable and abl... Read more
Serving others
Tuesday, November 17, 2015      1 comments

If I then, your Lord and Master, have washed your feet; ye also ought to wash one another's feet. John 13:14 What a shocking scene this is! Even the disciples, who had watched Jesus touch lepers and heal cripples and eat with sinners, we... Read more
How do you start your day?
Monday, November 16, 2015      5 comments

What's the first thing you do in the morning? Seek ye first the kingdom of God, and his righteousness; and all these things shall be added unto you. Matthew 6:33 Life can often seem very complicated. Career decisions, family dynamics, acad... Read more
How to treat others
Saturday, November 14, 2015      4 comments

The wisdom that is from above is first pure, then peaceable, gentle, and easy to be entreated, full of mercy and good fruits, without partiality, and without hypocrisy James 3:17 When we become embittered or angry with another person, even a spo... Read more
Giving thanks
Friday, November 13, 2015      4 comments

Gratitude By [Jesus] therefore let us offer the sacrifice of praise to God continually, that is, the fruit of our lips giving thanks to his name. Hebrews 13:15 First thing that jumped off the page at me this morning was this; it is a "sacri... Read more
Run again?
Thursday, November 12, 2015      2 comments

It's been 5 years since the last time I did any running. To be exact, it was the 2010 Chicago marathon. After that I have had knee surgery, back surgery, and 2 hernia repairs. I gained 150 pounds over those years and the doctors told me I wouldn... Read more
Starting right
Wednesday, November 11, 2015      0 comments

Kings of the earth, and all people...young men, and maidens; old men, and children: let them praise the name of the LORD: for his name alone is excellent. Psalm 148:11-13 Our Lord is always worthy of every person's praise and service and t... Read more
Well doing
Tuesday, November 10, 2015      1 comments

“For so is the will of God, that with well doing ye may put to silence the ignorance of foolish men:”. 1 Peter‬ ‭2:15‬ ‭KJV‬‬ As I read this verse a thought came to me this morning. As Christians we complain about a lot of things that the lost ... Read more
You're not alone
Monday, November 09, 2015      1 comments

God said unto Moses, "I AM THAT I AM: and he said, Thus shalt thou say unto the children of Israel, I AM hath sent me unto you." Exodus 3:14 Speaking to Moses out of the burning bush, God gave himself a personal name. It has been pronounced... Read more
A big surprise
Sunday, November 08, 2015      6 comments

Never expected a 5 pound drop this week but that's what I found when I got on the scale this morning. Just keep doing what is right and when you least expect it, that's when it happens. ... Read more
Truth is always true
Saturday, November 07, 2015      3 comments

The scripture cannot be broken. John 10:35 The Word of God is truth. It cannot be broken, as Jesus reminds His audience; it cannot be properly taught or accepted in parts. It cannot be broken up in order to pit one verse or truth against anothe... Read more
Do you believe?
Friday, November 06, 2015      5 comments

What do you think is worse, lying, murder, stealing, adultery, cheating, greed, hatred, or witchcraft? Of course this list could go on, but as bad as these things are, this list we call sin, are not what condemns mankind, nor will they keep a pe... Read more
Be patient
Thursday, November 05, 2015      3 comments

The God of patience Romans 15:5 The Bible teaches us that God is once all-powerful and patient. In other words, He is not patient because He has to be, but because He wants to be. Patience, then, being an attribute of God, is not a weakness but... Read more

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