Are you looking to God to intervene in one or more areas of your life? Desperate for change or something better? Tired of waiting for a breakthrough? I know how wearisome it can be when we find ourselves in a seemingly perpetual state of waiting. I readily admit that waiting on God to move on our behalf is one of the most difficult challenges we face as followers of Christ. Days stretch into weeks and months, perhaps even years, and the enemy of our soul tempts us to think that God has forsaken us. Doesn’t care. Left us on the shelf of life. But those are lies. Thinking Him unkind, uncaring, and unconcerned, some of us distance ourselves from God. Yet He is our only Hope. [Read More]
We count our blessings each year on Thanksgiving, but what would happen if we practiced gratitude each and every day? After all, it doesn’t have to cost any money and takes very little time and effort. The answer might surprise you. Recent studies have found that being thankful throughout the year has many wonderful benefits: [Read More]
This is a powerful song! It beautifully declares the redemptive names of our GOD. My spirit, my mind, my heart, my soul…indeed my inmost being overflows with praise to my Creator and Father, my Savior and Redeemer, my Counselor and ever-present Help… A billion times and for all eternity, Hallelujah, Hallelujah, Hallelujah!!!
“The Lord is gracious
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“You do not know what will happen tomorrow. For what is your life? It is even a vapor that appears for a little time and then vanishes away” (James 4:14).
How often do you think about the music of your life coming to an end? It’s
This video poignantly captures GOD’s immeasurable love for each of His children. I pray that it stirs you in the very depths of your soul, inspiring you to love GOD with all your heart, mind, soul and strength. May you be reminded that the GOD of the universe is for you, not against you. His promises are true! You can
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God’s Eternal Ink By: Craig F. Pitts
I dreamed I was in heaven
Where an angel kept God’s book.
He was writing so intently
I just had to take a look.
It was not, at first, his writing
That made me stop and think
But the fluid in the bottle
That was marked eternal ink.
This ink was most amazing,
Dark black upon his blotter
But as it touched the parchment
It became as clear as water. [Read More]
Considering that the book I’ve recently authored is about living our lives for what really matters…I couldn’t help but be excited when — by GOD’s providence — I “happened’ to stumble upon the video below. It inspired me and I hope it inspires you too!
The ONE That Really Matters (Michael W. Smith feat. Kari Jobe)
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The Weaver’s Thread
Dejected, a spool of thread complained to the weaver, “Why do you bother with me anyway?”
“Because you are mine and I love you more than you can ever comprehend,” came the weaver’s reassuring reply.
Perplexed, the thread mumbled, “But I’m useless and unattractive; why do you care about me? And, what could you do with pitiful ‘ole me anyway?”
Leaning closer to the thread, the weaver whispered gently, “I know you don’t understand, but I want to make a brilliant piece of tapestry out of you!”
“Me?!” mumbled the thread.
“Yes, you!” was the weaver’s quick reply.
Even more baffled, the thread continued, “Just look at me…I am drab and dull; certainly, I could never amount to much!”
Gently picking up the thread, the weaver calmly said, “Pay no mind to how you look…you see, on the art of weaving, it is I Who wrote the book. I have created beautiful masterpieces out of threads who questioned their worthiness just as as you are doing right now, if not more.”
“But I’m a failure,” the thread retorted, choking back the tears. I am tattered and worn. How can you bring out any beauty from something as miserable as me? Besides, many a folk has said that I won’t amount to much. And they’re right. Failure, hopelessness and disappointment have been my closest friends. I am lost and despairing of life itself. I actually feel unworthy as I look; No! You can’t make anything beautiful out of me. You don’t seem to get it, but nothing good could ever come out of plain ‘ole me.” [Read More]