What are you chasing? I often say, “If you spend your life chasing money, you’ll spend your life chasing money!” When money and affluent living is your goal, you’ll never be satisfied. There will always be the ‘newest‘ and the ‘latest.’ As a child, my brothers and I enjoyed watching…
What I have come to know is that if God promises, His yes is better than any other yes, and His yes is stronger than any man’s no."
My heart raced so rapidly I thought it would soar right out of my chest. Thump, thump, THUMP! My fingertips went numb. My feet ached in my small, black heels as I listened intently to the emcee announce each of the finalists. Ten lucky ladies would have a spotlight moment….
Just like God gave Abraham an impossible promise that took years to be fulfilled, He sometimes will give us these type of words as well. When He does, there are simple choices we can make every day to live a life of faith for the impossible over the long haul.
There is no greater gift than the gift of life; Jesus died for us so that we may have life! Thus, I consider it a tremendous blessing to have had a second chance at living when, over twenty years ago, I was supposed to die from cancer. I was in the middle of a divorce. My soon to be ex-husband had moved us to a new city four months prior; he was now back in our home state by himself. I had a new job, no local friends, and postpartum. And also, as it turned out, leukemia.
Walking The Road to The Cross He Knows The Way A few weeks ago, I was preparing a sermon for a worship night at my local church. Many members of our church family were fasting during this time. God began to speak to me on the kind of fast that…
Isn’t that the hard part? Relinquishing all control in order to have total freedom? What areas of your life are dying because you’re clinging too tightly instead of giving it over to the Master Waterer so it may instead bloom fully?
When we are walking in accordance with His principles, we position ourselves to receive the outpouring of His Holy Spirit! When you have the power of His grace, the wisdom in His Word, and the supernatural Holy Spirit to empower you, you can do what He has said to do!