Destroy The Devoted Items

Are you engaging in activities that bring you pleasure but displease the Lord? He desires that our activities honor him, “And whatever you do, whether in word or deed, do it all in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God the Father through him” (Colossians 3:17).    The story is told thatContinue reading “Destroy The Devoted Items”

God Wants His Presence To Be Evident In Your Life.   

Grace and peace be unto you. So the Lord was with Joshua, and his fame spread throughout the land. (Joshua 6:27). God promised that he would be with Joshua. His presence was evident through the miracles he performed and Joshua’s victories. Consequently, people talk about God’s work in Joshua’s life and he became famous. FameContinue reading “God Wants His Presence To Be Evident In Your Life.   “

Help Someone Achieve Their Goal

Grace and peace be unto you. Who helped you realize your dreams? The English poet John Donne wrote, “No man is an island.” God created us to live in communities and not in isolation because we need each other to develop into healthy functioning citizens. Scripture says, “Don’t look out only for your own interests,Continue reading “Help Someone Achieve Their Goal”

Be Strong And Courageous

Grace and peace be unto you. Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be frightened, and do not be dismayed, for the Lord your God is with you wherever you go. (Joshua 1:9). God’s instructions to Joshua were not a passing comment and he understood quite well. Joshua knew that GodContinue reading “Be Strong And Courageous”

God Will Exalt You  

And the Lord said to Joshua, “Today I will begin to exalt you in the eyes of all Israel, so they may know that I am with you as I was with Moses.” (Joshua 3:7). Are you tired of waiting for the promotion or recognition? Your promotion and recognition will come from God and notContinue reading “God Will Exalt You  “

Value Everyone; Look Down On No One

Grace and peace be unto you. Do you know who God will use to bless you? God created all of us and we are valued in his sight. Hence, he uses anyone he pleases to bless us. Our blessings may be delivered by a drug addict, a homeless person, or a street dancer. If weContinue reading “Value Everyone; Look Down On No One”

Thank You Lord

Grace and peace be unto you. Heavenly Father, you have brought us thus far throughanother year, thank you.You are good and everything you do is good (Psalm 119:68)You make the sun rise on the evil and on the good,and send rain on the just and on the unjust (Matthew 5:45).You forgive us of our sinsContinue reading “Thank You Lord”

7 Bible Verses To Reinforce Your Joy

Grace and peace be unto you. 1. “Rejoice in the Lord always; again I will say, Rejoice” (Philippians 4:4). 2. “Even though the fig trees have no blossoms, and there are no grapes on the vines; even though the olive crop fails, and the fields lie empty and barren; even though the flocks die inContinue reading “7 Bible Verses To Reinforce Your Joy”

10 Bible Verses Regarding Self-Control

Grace and peace be unto you. 1. “A man without self-control is like a city broken into and left without walls” (Proverbs 25:28). 2. “For God gave us a spirit not of fear but of power and love and self-control” (2 Timothy 1:7). 3. “But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience,Continue reading “10 Bible Verses Regarding Self-Control”

Self-Control Is A Choice

Grace and peace be unto you. “I can do all things through him who strengthens me” (Philippians 4:13). Are you temperate in all things? Alexander the Great conquered many countries but was slave to his drinking habits. Solomon was the wisest man who ever lived but he could not control his desire for women. ScriptureContinue reading “Self-Control Is A Choice”