September 29, 2016

When you find yourself stressed, do you focus on Jesus Christ through prayer and scripture or turn to a worldly distraction to temporarily occupy your mind?  If through trial and error you have tried both, which leaves you without further regret?  If distraction is you...

September 28, 2016

How great is God, the creator of all?  We can stare into the night's sky, gaze out across the Grand Canyon, or watch a whale breach the surface of the ocean.  Or, we can contemplate how the Holy Spirit in every person is the same; not a piece or a portion, but the same...

September 27, 2016

Very simply, everything we say or don't say, do or don't do, will have a seen or unseen lasting impact on other person(s) or our world.  What we say or do does require a degree of thought.  God gave us the ability to reason for a reason.

September 25, 2016

Make an effort to enter into conversations about God with people of faith.  An honest sharing can confirm what one or the other is thinking; and cause a growing closer to God. The more routine this becomes the more comfortable one becomes in their faith.  Before we kno...

September 25, 2016

Four steps:

1.  Read - where to start in allowing God to talk to you

2.  Meditate - opening the heart to what was read

3.  Pray - ask the Holy Spirit to help understand what was read

4.  Contemplate - enter into a deeper relationship with God by applying what was read...

September 24, 2016

Growing in faith requires more patience as we grow older.  Over time we develop a mix of good and bad habits.  When we honestly examine our conscience we can recognize the improvement area(s).  During prayer we need to ask God for wisdom and strength to to work with Hi...

September 23, 2016

a bicycle can be likened to learning to trust God.  We start out slow with training wheels.  Once we gain speed and maintain balance, God helps us remove the training wheels.  We will fall off and skin our knee.  We must get up, get back on, and try again.  We will fac...

September 22, 2016

In Matthew 7:24, Jesus tells us to build our house on rock.  We do this by listening to and acting upon his word.  By doing so, we are able to weather out any storm.  Psalm 127 (The Need of God's Blessing) :1, Unless the Lord build the house, they labor in vain who bui...

September 21, 2016

may or may not come; that is entirely in God's hands.  We can't worry about what we have no control over.  Today.  What have we done so far with this precious gift?  Better yet.  What do we still have time to do? Jesus Christ, lighten our load, fill our hearts with lov...

September 20, 2016

Disengage from the world and read a religious book.  A "God" book never expires and the information is relative for a life time.  Don't know what to read.  Go on-line or to a religious store and pick one from the popular section.  You can never go wrong with authors su...

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