Count Your Blessings

Counting is a significant part of life as it assesses value to what you’re applying it too. When counting your blessings you are essentially recognizing the good things in your life. You see, counting isn’t only about numbers or developing math skills, but you are also developing memory skills. Everyday […]

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Nothing but the Truth

Dancing is fun but dancing around the truth is problematic. Candidly speaking it’s called lying. Research has found that 60 percent of people lie at least once during a ten-minute conversation (you’re probably examining your day to determine if that’s true). You might agree that’s a lot but it begs […]

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Worth Keeping

Artifacts, old pictures, ticket stubs, gifts, toys, foreign currency, old clothes, souvenirs, dried flowers, magazines, videos, old cell phones, all things people hold onto but why? Possibly because you believe you may need it one day or that it reminds you of someone or something, and or there is a […]

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Share Your Faith

Worship has changed over the years. People don’t see the need to attend traditional church services and have chosen alternative means to meet their spiritual needs. If the word is being preached and the listener is gaining understanding that should be okay, right? Well not so fast. Growing up, church […]

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Knowing God’s Will

You have to make a decision, how do you know if it’s from God or from Satan? First, it is good when decisions are godly focused but it requires knowing God’s nature. I’m reminded of the scripture In John 3:6-7; “That which is born of the flesh is flesh; and […]

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Keep Working

“And we urge you, brothers and sisters, warn those who are idle and disruptive, encourage the disheartened, help the weak, be patient with everyone.” 1 Thessalonians 5:14 To keep birds away from our plants we purchased an artificial owl. I call him “Obie” to personalize his existence. He doesn’t do […]

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The Benefits of Wisdom

“But the wisdom that comes from heaven is first of all pure; then peace-loving, considerate, submissive, full of mercy and good fruit, impartial and sincere.” James 3:17 The value of wisdom cannot be understated. When facing a problem and you can’t find the answer where do you turn and whom […]

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Riches

“Praise the LORD. Blessed are those who fear the LORD, who find great delight in his commands. Their children will be mighty in the land; the generation of the upright will be blessed. Wealth and riches are in their houses, and their righteousness endures forever.” Psalm 112:1-3 Fearing God reaps […]

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Suffering and Faith

“The disciples went and woke him, saying, “Lord, save us! We’re going to drown!” Matthew 8:25 “Suffering is part of the human condition, and it comes to us all. The key is how we react to it, either turning away from God in anger and bitterness or growing closer to […]

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Praise for Answered Prayer

“I will extol the LORD at all times; his praise will always be on my lips. I will glory in the LORD; let the afflicted hear and rejoice. Glorify the LORD with me; let us exalt his name together. I sought the LORD, and he answered me; he delivered me […]

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