When we invite God into our world, he enters. He brings several gifts: joy, patience, resilience. Anxieties arise, yet they do not remain. Fears arise and then disappear. The lamentations land on the windshield, but then the cleaner of prayer appears. The devil still throws stones of guilt at me, but I surrender them to… Continue reading Monday Motivation
Yes you! I have all of you in mind this month. My prayer is that I will celebrate with you when your testimony is out in Jesus name. Amen!! This month of may, we will bend but not break. We've been lost, but we not a loser. We a wreck, but we not totaled. We… Continue reading This Is For You This New Month Of May
Guest post from: Alex Sanfilippo I have always been a very self motivated person. I always have a lot of goals in life; both short and long term. Having goals is not a bad thing at all. However, my problem used to be that I would set my goals above everything else. The number one… Continue reading The heart of man plans his way, but the Lord establishes his steps.
Sometimes it’s okay if you don’t have all the answers and you want to look for them alone . It’s okay if you don’t want anyone else to disturb your voice. It’s okay if you want to take a different road and get lost by yourself instead of asking for directions to a place you… Continue reading Sometimes It’s Necessary To Be Alone With Yourself
Here is a beautiful piece by Christian D. Larson, and it's our thought for today, a promise you can make to yourself... "Promise Yourself To be so strong that nothing can disturb your peace of mind. To talk health, happiness, and prosperity to every person you meet. To make all your friends feel that there… Continue reading Thought Of The Day
“I’m going to start soon…” “I’ve been wanting to do that for a long time…” “I need to do that…” “I know I should be doing this…” When I hear people saying things like this I am reminded of this quote that a well respected business man said to me some time ago: “The best… Continue reading The Best Time To Plant a Tree Is 25 Years Ago. The Second Best Time Is Today
I wanted to be popular so badly that I let my life get out of control. - Anonymous.True StoryI wanted to be popular so badly that I let my life get out of control. I'm not exactly sure when I realized my life was spinning out of control. Maybe it was that night in the… Continue reading Desperate To Fit In
Have you ever wondered if you were making the right decision? Have you ever been afraid that something that you desired to do would not please God? Sometimes, making decisions feels like I’m walking a very fine line. It was like I was balancing on a tightrope. If I made any wrong moves I would… Continue reading The Key to Unlocking Healthy Decision Making
Control: to exercise restraint or direction over; dominate; command Influence: the capacity or power of persons or things to be a compelling force on or produce effects on the actions, behavior, opinions, etc., of others In Matthew 28: 18-20, we read Jesus’ famous words that have been termed “The Great Commission”. Jesus said, “Therefore, go… Continue reading Influence or Control
Sometimes when you’ve had a series of disappointing things happen, you can get in the habit of expecting more of what you already have. I used to be like that. My motto was, “If you don’t expect anything good to happen, then you won’t be disappointed when it doesn’t.” But this isn’t how God wants… Continue reading Expect Something Good To Happen
I pulled up to a stoplight the other day and was feeling pretty anxious about getting to my destination the quickest way possible. I didn’t want to sit there; I was getting impatient that I was the first car stopped at this red light. But then I saw an opportunity to take a shortcut and… Continue reading Patience Means Waiting on The Path, Not Creating a Path
The tongue is a small organ in our mouths that allows us the ability to speak. It’s a powerful weapon that as human beings we may know about but don’t use properly. We can speak hope, encouragement, and life into people instead of doubt and discouragement into people’s lives. Why is it that as human… Continue reading Are You Speaking Life or Death?
I do not know about you, but in the heat of a conversation, I am generally more tempted to emotionally respond, rather than rationally respond. The way we respond to people and situations, has more power than we may realize. It has the power to build a strong foundation and relationship and it has the… Continue reading The Power of a Response
How many times in your day do you feel like you were rushing around trying to put out one fire after another? How many times during the day are you actually at peace with yourself and you don’t feel like you have to hurry up to get to the next task on your list? If… Continue reading Rushing Around… But Where’s the Fire?
Trust your day is going great guys. So this morning I was really bothered about my future and what and what am yet to be done around me. I tried distracting myself with house chores and stuffs but to no avail. Later on, I picked an old jotter of mine and started reading. The first… Continue reading Pride Prevents Patient Waiting