The Cost of Leadership

“Greater love has no one than this: to lay down one’s life for one’s friends (John 15:13).” On this day we celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King. He was a man of conviction and principle and many would suggest he was called to lead. Many people followed him because of his […]

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Thank God for Friday

Friday’s, the most looked forward to, anticipated, celebrated and stress releasing time of week. 9-5’ers appreciate the ability to decompress, to get away from a humdrum office environment, horrible bosses, discontent co-workers, and depending on your work setting, hostile and rude customers. So why do we appreciate Friday? Friday is […]

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It’s All Relavent

“All Scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting and training in righteousness, so that the servant of God may be thoroughly equipped for every good work.” 2 Timothy 3:16-17 Education is a vital part of understanding the world around us. As a youngster I resented having to […]

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Teamwork

“Two are better than one, because they have a good return for their labor: If either of them falls down, one can help the other up. But pity anyone who falls and has no one to help them up.” Ecclesiastes 4:9-10 “There is strength in numbers” or so the saying […]

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It’s Time to Move On

“for we walk by faith, not by sight.” 2 Corinthians 5:7 If you’ve ever been stuck in a dead end job or worked in an area tirelessly and find yourself asking “what next”, God may be telling you it’s time to move on. We hold on to what we believe […]

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Effectual Prayer

“Is anyone among you in trouble? Let them pray. Is anyone among you sick? Let them call the elders of the church to pray over them and anoint them with oil in the name of the Lord. And the prayer offered in faith will make the sick person well; the […]

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Hang In There

“May he grant you your heart’s desire and fulfill all your plans!” Psalm 20:4 If you started the year with specific goals hopefully one of them was to become stronger in your faith and to become more like Christ. All committed Christians strive to be like Christ but not everyone […]

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Rest

“Come to me, all who labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest”. Matthew 11:28 “Take a big breath, inhale, exhale, again”, “inhale and now exhale”. These were the instructions as I lay on the table seeking to enhance health via a therapeutic massage. As I lay […]

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There is Hope

“Are not five sparrows sold for two pennies? Yet not one of them is forgotten by God. Indeed, the very hairs of your head are all numbered. Don’t be afraid; you are worth more than many sparrows.” Luke 12:6-7 Suicide and depression are prevalent in the United States. Studies show […]

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Faith is Vital

Faith is vital when it comes to knowing God. Faith embodies trust and like other relationships no one can fully know another especially as it applies to God. It is faith in Him that anchors us in tough times. Faith in God is about understanding God’s love and believing that […]

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