Pure Religion

Pure Religion

Do you want to know God’s heart? What he is passionate about. Look no further than those who are hurting. Look at someone in need and you will be looking at the very thing that God’s heart is aching for. See the tears rolling down the face of the mother who just lost her child … Continue reading

Love Others

Love Others

God is always placing different things on my heart that He is wanting to teach me. Which is wonderful because I know that to a certain degree I am in right standing with God. That he is drawing near to me. “Draw close to God and God will draw close to you.” James 4:8. However, … Continue reading

A Calling

A Calling

God has a calling for everyone. Each person has their own, unique calling to which Christ wants to use. However, there is one calling that we are all summoned to follow. A call to Holy Living. This is something that God has been speaking to me this past week, to really focus on. It is … Continue reading

Two Wolves

Two Wolves

  There is an old story about a cherokee man who told his grandson, “My son, there is a battle between two wolves inside us all. One is Evil. It is anger, jealousy, greed, resentment, inferiority, lies, and ego. The other is Good. It is joy, peace, love, hope, humility, kindness, empathy, and truth.” The … Continue reading

Heroes

Heroes

Who are your heroes in life? Who is it that you put your confidence in? your trust? Athletes become our hero, our confidence. What about movie stars and singers? We all look to them. Many people put so much faith in powerful people that they go out and buy only the clothes that that singer … Continue reading

Questions From God

Questions From God

There are just some things in life we will never know the answer to. Many questions we have may have to wait until eternity to be answered, but then again there are some things I’m convinced God will never give us the answers to. They are his plans and his thoughts for only him to … Continue reading

Wait

Wait

Desperately, helplessly, longingly, I cried. Quietly, patiently, lovingly God replied. I pled and I wept for a clue to my fate, And the Master so gently said, “Child, you must wait!” “‘Wait?’, you say, wait!” my indignant reply. “Lord, I need answers, I need to know why! Is your hand shortened? Or have you not … Continue reading

The “Feel Good” Dilemma

The “Feel Good” Dilemma

“Young man, it’s wonderful to be young! Enjoy every minute of it. Do everything you want to do; take it all in. But remember that you must give an account to God for everything you do.” Ecclesiastes 11:9 The biggest excuse that people use when they are justifying doing something they know is wrong is … Continue reading

Who’d a Thought

Who’d a Thought

Your thoughts are powerful. Every good thing that has ever been done was first created inside the mind of a man or woman. Conversely, every evil thing that has ever been done was manifested inside a mind. Everything begins as a thought, the question is do you entertain that thought? “Those who live according to … Continue reading

Forgetful God

Forgetful God

Scientists say that Elephants have remarkable memory. They have the ability to recognize over 200 different individuals. I like to think that I have a pretty good memory at least in some areas. I can forget names, where I put my keys, when I last bathed. What is crazy though is I have absolutely no … Continue reading