You were Created for a Purpose

You are not as important as you think you are, but you were created for a purpose and are capable of far more than you realize. We tend to believe that we deserve certain things because of what we have done or that we are owed stuff because we are good people, good at our …

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Living Life Alone in a Facebook World

In the fast paced world that we live relationships are often times reduced to that of liking each other’s posts on Facebook and being friends through electronic media and we are suffering the consequences of not truly being in relationship with each other. Facebook and social media are not the problem though, we are. This …

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Living the Promised Life

Navigating through life in a world where sin is present and Satan is allowed to roam can be difficult, discouraging, and even painful, but it does not have to be that way. Each one of us has a choice as to how we live in this world. Each of us has a choice in how …

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Serving Two Masters

Has your life changed since you became a follower of Christ? When you look back to the things that you did, the people that you hung out with, how you treated others, and where you spent your time, energy, and money is there a difference between the way you are now and the way you …

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Where is your Focus?

It’s interesting to me how we compare ourselves to others. Each of us in our own way will compare ourselves to others in ways that relate to what we identify to be important. Christians and non-Christians alike do this whether it is comparing up and trying to follow something that someone else is doing that …

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Learning when to Speak

Have you ever noticed that when you are going through something in your life that everyone has “wisdom” for you as to how to fix your situation? Do you feel tempted to let others know how to fix their problems? If you do then you are like most of us. We feel as though it …

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Faith Check

Today is a little bit of a faith check for you in your walk with Christ. 1 John 1-3 is chock full of encouragement to know God by following Jesus and that we can know we are doing this if our lives are evident of it. We can know that we are following Jesus if …

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Redeemed, Renewed, and Transformed

Brothers and Sisters in Christ, let me remind you and me that “there is no condemnation for those who belong to Christ Jesus. And because you belong to him, the power of the life-giving Spirit has freed you from the power of sin that leads to death” (Romans 8:1). Jesus Christ died on the cross …

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Life doesn’t have to be so discouraging

When I read the news these days I cannot help but to shake my head and wonder what is going on in America. I am discouraged by decisions that are being made as well as reactions to decisions being made. In a nation that is supposedly comprised of almost seventy percent of its people that …

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Do NOT be Fooled!

Today’s message from the Word of God is a message of warning from Paul to the church in Corinth that should be considered prayerfully. Not all churches are being taught God’s Word or to follow God. Not all churches are being led by God’s children and if we are not in the Word of God …

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