Unleash the Power

“But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you, and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the ends of the earth”. Acts 1:8 “At the end of the book of Matthew, specifically Matthew 28:18-20 Jesus spoke with […]

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Planted in Good Ground

The Lord God made all kinds of trees grow out of the ground—trees that were pleasing to the eye and good for food. In the middle of the garden were the tree of life and the tree of the knowledge of good and evil. Genesis 2:9 It’s that time of year again when gardeners […]

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We’re All One in the Same

There is no difference between Jew and Gentile, for all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God, and all are justified freely by his grace through the redemption that came by Christ Jesus. Romans 3:22b-24 There are all kinds of things that divide and scatter us today.   Racial issues, education, wealth or lack […]

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Incomplete

So I say, walk by the Spirit, and you will not gratify the desires of the flesh.  For the flesh desires what is contrary to the Spirit, and the Spirit what is contrary to the flesh. They are in conflict with each other, so that you are not to do whatever you want. But […]

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Is Jesus Enough?

“Then Jesus declared, “I am the bread of life. Whoever comes to me will never go hungry, and whoever believes in me will never be thirsty. But as I told you, you have seen me and still you do not believe.”  John 6:35-36 Are we there yet, the end of Lent? No, we’re only halfway […]

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Son Light

”Whoever follows me will never walk in darkness, but will have the light of life.” John 8:12 The sun was setting and as beautiful and as brilliant as it was, I was unable to gaze at it. Its light shown so bright that one could only comprehend its energy, the […]

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A Heart for God

My sacrifice, O God, is a broken spirit; a broken and contrite heart you, God, will not despise. Psalm 51:17 He’d sinned. He let his thoughts get the best of him and unfortunately he acted on his impulse that led to deep sorrow. That sorry didn’t occur until Nathan the […]

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Precious

“Because you are precious in my eyes, and honored, and I love you, I give men in return for you, peoples in exchange for your life.” Isaiah 43:4 Everyone needs support and to hear words of affirmation. Affirmation encourages and helps in developing a positive attitude. It also builds confidence […]

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Examine Yourself

Self-examinations have become a way of detecting abnormalities especially if done on a routine basis. Such exams are extremely beneficial if caught early. Early detection can lead to early treatment possibly preventing the spread of disease or for a situation to become life threatening. Allowing an abnormality to go undetected […]

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Take Nothing for Granted

“Make sure you don’t take things for granted and go slack in working for the common good; share what you have with others. God takes particular pleasure in acts of worship – a different kind of “sacrifice” – that take place in kitchen and workplace and on the streets,” Hebrews […]

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