Who You Choose To Hang Out With Matters!!

Who You Choose To Hang Out With Matters!!

1 Corinthians 15:33 “Do not be deceived:  “Bad company ruins good morals.” Who you choose to spend the majority of your time with does make a difference in who you become!  We see it in our children but we have to remember that as adults as well.  For some reason,...
When It Looks Impossible…

When It Looks Impossible…

Joshua 11: 1-5 When Jabin, king of Hazor, heard of this, he sent to Jobab king of Madon, and to the king of Shimron, and to the king of Achshaph, and to the kings who were in the northern hill country, and in the Arabah south of Chinneroth, and in the lowland, and in...
Not Just Any Peace, But Perfect Peace!!

Not Just Any Peace, But Perfect Peace!!

Isaiah 26:3,  “You will keep him in perfect peace, whose mind is stayed on You, Because he trusts in You.”  Philippians 4:7,  “and the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus.”   Mountaintop or valley you...
Don’t Get Distracted ~

Don’t Get Distracted ~

Psalm 141:8, “but my eyes are fixed on you, Sovereign Lord;” Have you ever been trying to work on something on your computer and there are ads that just keep popping up until they about drive you crazy?  Even when I pull up the Bible Gateway site sometimes there are...
He Is Still The “WayMaker”… Trust Him!

He Is Still The “WayMaker”… Trust Him!

Psalm 18:19,  He brought me out into a spacious place; He rescued me because He delighted in me. I absolutely love reading Psalms!  It does my heart good to see David pour his heart out when he was in despair or surrounded by his enemies and then he would...
Stop!  You Don’t Have To Figure It All Out!

Stop! You Don’t Have To Figure It All Out!

John 16:33 “I have said these things to you, that in me you may have peace.  In the world, you will have tribulation.  But take heart; I have overcome the world.” You can have peace in your “tribulation”.  This verse makes it very clear that as long as we live on...
When You Cross That “Jordan” Into Your Promises…

When You Cross That “Jordan” Into Your Promises…

Joshua 1:9, “Have I not commanded you?  Be strong and courageous.  Do not be frightened, and do not be dismayed, for the Lord your God is with you wherever you go.” Even crossing over your “Jordan” and heading into your “Promised land” can be intimidating if you don’t...
You Can Do It ~ Make Sure To Set Your Priorities

You Can Do It ~ Make Sure To Set Your Priorities

Judges 8:4 And Gideon came to Jordan, and passed over, he and the three hundred men that were with him, faint, yet pursuing them. Are there things that you feel called to do or things you would really like to accomplish sometime in this lifetime and yet you are...
Don’t Be Discouraged ~God Is Still Working

Don’t Be Discouraged ~God Is Still Working

Psalm 37:34,  “Hope in the Lord and keep His way.  He will exalt you to inherit the land;” Don’t lose hope!  Keep striving for what you know God wants to do in your life!  Remember Jeremiah 29:11-13,  “For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to...
Are You Anticipating Great Things To Come This Year

Are You Anticipating Great Things To Come This Year

Jeremiah 29:11 “For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.” So, how are things going so far?  What is your anticipation for this new year?  Are you excited and full of hope...
Don’t Limit What God Is Calling You To…

Don’t Limit What God Is Calling You To…

Numbers 18: 8,  “Adonai said to Aaron,  “I myself have put you in charge of the contributions given to me.  Everything consecrated by the people of Israel I have given and set aside for you and your sons; this is a perpetual law.”   When I was reading this, this...
Not Just Any Peace, But Perfect Peace!!

Allow Him To Teach You How To Trust Him More

Romans 9:31-32,  But the people of Israel, who pursued the law as the way of the righteousness, have not attained their goal.  Why not?  Because they pursued it not by faith as if it were by works.  They stumbled over the stumbling stone.  There’s no way anyone can...
He Is Still The “WayMaker”… Trust Him!

Hope For The New Year

Isaiah 43:1-3a, But now, thus says the Lord, who created you, O Jacob, And He who formed you, O Israel: “Fear not, for I have redeemed you; I have called you by your name; You are Mine.  When you pass through the waters, I will be with you; And through the rivers,...
“Be Strong ~ Fear Not”

“Be Strong ~ Fear Not”

Isaiah 35: 3-4 Strengthen the weak hands, and make firm the feeble knees.  Say to those who have an anxious heart, “Be strong; fear not!  Behold, your God will come with vengeance, with the recompense of God.  He will come and save you.” We all have the desire to be...