A Bigger Picture in Christ

In every job that I have ever  had I have always tried to learn as much about not only my job, but about the jobs around me as well.  I was never satisfied with just being able to do my job; I have always desired to know more and to understand how my job fit …

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Drawing Near to God

When was the last time you took a close look at your life, at the things that you aspire to, at the things that you do, at how you treat others? When was the last time you really felt connected to God, desired to worship Him with your face planted on the ground crying out …

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A World of Tribulation

“…in the world you will have tribulation. But take heart; I have overcome the world” (Jn. 16:33). There is so much trouble in the world today and it makes my heart grieve. It used to make me angry, and it still does a little, but it grieves me in my soul and it makes me …

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God is so good!

Hello and good day to you. Have you received an encouragement from God lately? Has he blessed you in some way? Maybe he has gotten you through a particularly difficult time. Well there are others out there who have been struggling that need to know that God is still at work. Would you share an …

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Brotherly Love

Most Christians know that “God is love” (1 Jn. 4:8) and “love covers a multitude of sins,” (1 Pt. 4:8) but do we know that as Christians we are to “bear with one another in brotherly love” (Eph. 4:2) and further more do we know what that means? I have to say that I fail …

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You are Loved Beyond Measure

You are loved beyond measure. You are loved unconditionally. You are loved wholly. Do you know these things? Do you believe these things? They are true. When God created the heavens and the earth and everything in it He also created Adam and upon reflection of all that He had created He saw that all …

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We all fall short sometimes…

Whether or not you know me you know that I am not perfect, even though I try my hardest and do my best I am by no means perfect. Sometimes I feel as though my expectations of others are much greater than what their expectations are and I feel let down or disappointed. I feel …

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Love and Acceptance in all the Wrong Places

What do you think of when you hear the word love? Maybe you think of the feeling of butterflies in your stomach upon meeting someone who you have feelings for. Maybe you think of devotion and commitment, kind words or actions, thoughtful gestures. Perhaps it's the kind of brotherly love shared by comrades in arms. …

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My Choice

I long to follow your ways oh Lord You give me strength in times of weakness You fill my heart with laughter You guide me along the path of righteousness Your ways are perfect in every way So why is it that I still falter Still get scared Times where I lean upon my own …

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