God Prepares Your Heart And Mind

Grace and peace be unto you. The story is told that God instructed Elijah to anoint Elisha to take his place. Hence, Elijah went in search of him. Elisha was plowing land and working on the last acre when Elijah arrived. Elijah threw his coat over him. He stopped plowing immediately and requested permission toContinue reading “God Prepares Your Heart And Mind”

The Lord Gave Him Permission

Grace and peace be unto you. How do you know when the Lord is disciplining you? Centuries ago, it was generally believed that an illness indicates God’s punishment for sin. However, Jesus corrected this misconception during one of his conversations with his disciples. “Rabbi, his disciples asked him, why was this man born blind? WasContinue reading “The Lord Gave Him Permission”

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”

May God Grant You Good Success

Grace and peace be unto you. “The Lord make his face to shine upon you and be gracious to you… (Numbers 6:25). I pray that God will grant you;Wisdom and courage to make the right decisions,Love to be gracious to everyone you meet,Faith to believe his Word completely.Discipline to obey his Word and rise aboveContinue reading “May God Grant You Good Success”

Remain Peaceful And Steadfast In The Midst Of Distractions

Grace and peace be unto you. “Now may the Lord of peace himself give you peace at all times in every way. The Lord be with you all” (2 Thessalonians 3:16) The story is told that when Jesus’s earthly sojourn was nearing an end, he decided to go to Jerusalem. Hence, he sent messengers aheadContinue reading “Remain Peaceful And Steadfast In The Midst Of Distractions”

God’s Patience Is Nearing An End With You.

Grace and peace be unto you. The journey continues… God’s love is everlasting, his grace and mercy have no end (Psalm 107:1), but his patience with us will end one day. Scripture says that Eli’s sons, Hophni and Phineas’ behavior greatly displeased the Lord. They ate the best portions of the sacrifices that belong toContinue reading “God’s Patience Is Nearing An End With You.”

God’s Grace and Mercy Are Available To You

Grace and peace be unto you. A Word of Encouragement…  “If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just and will forgive us our sins and purify us from all unrighteousness” (1 John 1:9). According to the prophet Samuel, King David felt guilty after he counted the fighting men and he repented. God heardContinue reading “God’s Grace and Mercy Are Available To You”

Humble Yourself And God Will Lift You Up

Grace and peace be unto you. A Word of Encouragement… “God opposes the proud, but gives grace to the humble” (James 4:6). King Nebuchadnezzar uttered a proud thought and his punishment was temporary insanity and seven years away from the Babylonian throne. According to the prophet Daniel, King Nebuchadnezzar said, “Is not this the greatContinue reading “Humble Yourself And God Will Lift You Up”

10 Steps to Success

Grace and peace be unto you. Word of Encouragement… 1. Embrace humility. Pride is followed by disgrace but humility is accompanied by wisdom (Proverbs 11:2). 2. Cultivate integrity. “The integrity of the upright guides them, but the unfaithful are destroyed by their duplicity” (Proverbs 11:3). 3. Remain hopeful. The Lord will make your paths straightContinue reading “10 Steps to Success”

In the Stillness

Grace and peace be unto you. Word of Encouragement… He received a message that he would be killed. His heart was in anguish, his mind in turmoil. In an attempt to save his life, he fled to the wilderness. There, in “no man’s land,” an angel ministered to him. The angel gave him food toContinue reading “In the Stillness”