Just before this verse above, Paul is talking about the responsibility he has as a servant of God and a manager of the mysteries of God. How it is required of us to be found faithful and good stewards of what God has given us. I love that these two verses come in after! Paul… Continue reading Freedom From The Approval Of Others
God laid it on my heart these past couple days to talk about how Jesus isn't looking for us to "get clean" before we ask him in our life. Neither should the church you attend. The church you attend should be showing the love of Jesus by meeting you where you are at, sins and… Continue reading Defeating The Lie: I’m Not Clean Enough To Get To Know God
There has been a repeating topic that comes up when I talk to people about their walk with Christ, besides reading the bible. (You should do that too! haha!) That would be the topic of forgiveness. "If anyone has caused pain, he has caused pain not so much to me but to some degree—not to… Continue reading Unforgiveness Says A lot More About You Than The Person That Hurt You!
Recently, I've been hearing how "proud" people are of me and how much "I've changed", how "different" I am, how much "healthier", etc. I thank every single one of you for the kind words, but can I just say, it's not me. It's being in the Presence of God that has brought me to where… Continue reading Giving Credit Where It’s Due
As I flipped open to The Book Of James his morning I began to chuckle, admiring the way Holy Spirit works. With God's timing being ABSOLUTELY PERFECT, who wouldn't laugh? I began to read and Holy Spirit started pointing things out to me in a different light that I once never saw them. Now, here… Continue reading God Didn’t Call Me To Judge, He Called Me To Love!
On a regular basis, what are you thinking about?("In conclusion, my brothers and sisters, fill your minds with those things that are good and that deserve praise: things that are true, noble, right, pure, lovely, and honourable.”Philippians 4:8 GNB)I have dealt with thoughts that weren't of God that started as thoughts and soon traveled to… Continue reading Reflection Of Your Heart
"I used to be a Pharisee. I think I could have been the chief of Pharisees. I had a real religious act going on, but I wasn't really doing anything to truly "imitate" God. At some point, God led me to ask myself: "What am I doing to be more like God? Am I actually… Continue reading Growing Pains