Show Mercy When It Is In Your Power To Act

Grace and peace be unto you. The journey continues. “Be merciful, even as your Father is merciful” (Luke 6:36). Have you ever been in the position to show mercy to your enemy or offender? What did you do? If you have experienced unfair treatment, then you are familiar with emotions such as shock, embarrassment, andContinue reading “Show Mercy When It Is In Your Power To Act”

Our Heart Is Deceitful But God Is More Powerful   

Grace and peace be unto you. The Journey continues. We are living in a world where evil is rampant. Everyday, there is a report in the media about a gruesome murder. Sometimes, seeing the headline is enough to send chills down my spine. The prophet Jeremiah wrote, “The heart is deceitful above all things andContinue reading “Our Heart Is Deceitful But God Is More Powerful   “

Your Sins Have Kept God’s Blessings From You

Grace and peace be unto you. The journey continues… The Lord is a jealous God and he has commanded us not to worship any other god (Exodus 34:14). God is defined as a Spirit, thing, or person that we worship. Some examples are clothes, job, idol, spouse, house, car, and self. The Israelites disobeyed thisContinue reading “Your Sins Have Kept God’s Blessings From You”

Are Your Plans Approved By God?

Grace and peace be unto you. The journey continues… According to the prophet Isaiah, God was displeased with the Israelites because they formed an alliance with Egypt. God’s disapproval is recorded in Isaiah 30:1, “Woe to the obstinate children,” declares the Lord, “to those who carry out plans that are not mine, forming an alliance,Continue reading “Are Your Plans Approved By God?”

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”