Obstacle Course

“And not only that, but we also glory in tribulations, knowing that tribulation produces perseverance; and perseverance, character; and character, hope. Now hope does not disappoint, because the love of God has been poured out in our hearts by the Holy Spirit who was given to us” Romans 5:3-5, NKJV
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Obstacle Course

“And not only that, but we also glory in tribulations, knowing that tribulation produces perseverance; and perseverance, character; and character, hope. Now hope does not disappoint, because the love of God has been poured out in our hearts by the Holy Spirit who was given to us” Romans 5:3-5, NKJV … Read More →

One Word 2020

“Do not remember the former things, nor consider the things of old. Behold, I will do a new thing…” Isaiah 43:18-19a, NKJV Another new year is upon us! it’s time to take a few minutes (if you haven’t already) to think about your word for 2020. If you haven’t participated … Read More →

A New Christmas Tradition

Imagine Christmas with no tree, no lights, no presents. For millions of children around the world, Christmas is just another day and there isn’t much joy to be found. A gift of $25 is all it takes for a child in poverty to receive a present this Christmas, maybe the … Read More →

Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner

“Behold, I stand at the door and knock. If anyone hears my voice and opens the door, I will come in to him and dine with him, and he with Me.” Rev. 3:20, NKJV Thanksgiving will soon be upon us, and for many Americans, this means a big meal shared … Read More →

Best Decision Ever

“If any of you lacks wisdom, let him ask of God, who gives to all liberally and without reproach, and it will be given to him.” James 1:5, NKJV Decisions, decisions…life is full of them. Each choice we make, big or small, has its own consequence, and sometimes we don’t … Read More →

Cheer Up!

“Turn to me and be gracious to me, for I am lonely and afflicted.” Psalm 25:16, NIV July 11th is “Cheer up the Lonely Day” in the United States. Although we are more connected to other people via the internet than ever before, people are feeling more isolated than ever … Read More →

One Month to Live

“See then that you walk circumspectly, not as fools but as wise, redeeming the time, because the days are evil.” Ephesians 5:15-16, NKJV Our church just finished a fantastic sermon series titled, “One Month to Live.” Our pastor asserted that when we embrace the reality of death, it helps us … Read More →

My Hero

“Let your light so shine before men that they mat see your good works and glorify your Father in heaven.” Matthew 5:16, NKJV We all know a special person who inspires and encourages us in our faith. Maybe it’s a family member, a friend, or someone with public influence. Someone … Read More →

Spreading That Neighborly Love with Compassion

“Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind and with all your strength.’ The second is this: ‘Love your neighbor as yourself.’ There is no commandment greater than these.” (Mark 12:31 NIV) “Like a good neighbor…” we all know … Read More →

Never-ending Winter

“The LORD is near to all who call upon Him; To all who call upon Him in truth.” Psalm 145:18, NKJV It’s March, which supposedly is the month when Spring starts. From where I’m sitting, Springtime seems like an unrealistic fantasy. It’s still very brown and greyish white everywhere. Sure, … Read More →