ANSWER: Today’s social media and internet chat platforms have become tantalizing playgrounds for those who enjoy stirring up arguments. But … More
GO TO HIM
It is hard to be unhappy, or complaining, while we are actively honoring and praising our God!
Excellent depiction of the life of Jesus… https://watch.angelstudios.com/thechosen
1 Thessalonians 5:16 Context 13And to esteem them very highly in love for their work’s sake. And be at peace among yourselves. 14Now…
This is an amazing series of the life of Jesus…it will change your life. New season coming in a few … More
Are you lonely?
Pressured by the circumstances
I am a Child of God
We are given an awesome opportunity to show God and our fellow persons that we love them, by praying for … More
In the lion’s den
The angel that came to Daniel in the pit did not kill the lions he simply closed their mouths and … More
Is once saved, always saved biblical?
ANSWER Once a person is saved are they always saved? Yes, when people come to know Christ as their Savior, … More
Despite the clouds
Written by Blake Rackley) (Forgive typos…Today has been long. Well, this year has been long.) So much is weighing heavy … More
So much going on right now all over the world. It would be easy to be tempted to lose our … More
Complaining? or Singing
Great Message! Made me look at my life in a new way!
War & Peace
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N0EYQeATxbw&ab_channel=Dimashzone If you want to see the English subtitles, click on CC and choose English. This song broke my heart.…
5 WAYS TO USE YOUR SUFFERING TO LEAD OTHERS TO CHRIST
When was the last time your suffering led others to Christ? Ever since I scribbled these words, they continue to … More
What Are the Characteristics of a Man of God in the 21st Century?
Emma Danzey| Contributing Writer202117 Aug I once had a profound moment with a boy in fourth grade. I gave some … More
Inspirational quotes – 8/27/2021
What are the promises of God?
There are many, many promises of God in Scripture. In each promise, God pledges that something will (or will not) … More
The Key to Daniel’s 70th Week Revealed
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cFcQS5TVUN8&ab_channel=ProphecyUnfolding-FGA I’ve studied prophecy since I was 12 years old, so to find something NEW is very exciting. This video…
When Life is Dark and Heaven is Quiet
Posted byBryan LoweMay 27, 2021Posted inbeliever, darkness, discipleship, encouragement, following Jesus, God, life lessons, Satan, theology, understandingTags:discipleship, God, Jesus, promises, testing, trials, understanding God’s people have always had to wrestle with the things from the … More
I don’t know
I feel the most unsettled when I’m uncertain about the future.Many of you are also probably facing circumstances that have … More
The Creation of “YOU”
Promise #124: I gently formed you in your mother’s womb. Psalm 139:13 (WEB)For you formed my inmost being.You knit me together … More
How to define and apply love in our lives
Matthew 22:37-39 New International VersionJesus replied: “‘Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul … More
God’s plans give us hope and a future
Jeremiah 29:11-13 New International VersionFor I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and … More
There is no fear in Love
VERSE OF THE DAY 1 John 4:18 (King James Version) There is no fear in love; but perfect love casteth out … More
Verse of the DayProverbs 17:9 New International VersionWhoever would foster love covers over an offense, but whoever repeats the matter … More
Who is in you!
4 You are of God, little children, and have overcome them, because He who is in you is greater than he who … More
We are the World! Happy New Year!
Praying for blessings to all of you around the world. May we all come together to find what is best … More
Losing my religion for equality
Although this article was published in 2015, when I discovered it today, I thought it important to share. ~ Sharon … More
So happy to be sharing this amazing day with all of you. Hoping you are having a wonderful, blessed, full-of-love … More
Why I love Christmas
When Christ was born, so was our hope! This is why I love Christmas. The event invites us to believe the wildest … More
Braver, Stronger, Smarter, Beautiful
Choosing to Love
The Heart of the Human Problem
The sinful nature is the stubborn, self-centered attitude that says, “My way or the highway.” The sinful nature is all about self: … More
In Memoriam – Victims in the Oakland Fire
My note: Because we live in the area, I think this nightmare has affected us more than maybe some of … More
Change Is Our Choice: Creating Climate Solutions
12/06/2016 Climate ChangeThe science has long been settled: climate change is real and it’s happening all around us right now. … More
Who can add to Christmas?
So glad to be back writing and posting things I find interesting. Thanks so much to all of you who … More
Worried Enough to Pray?
by Max Lucado Last week’s blog struck a nerve. I wrote a piece entitled “Decency for President.” The premise was … More
God’s Agape Love
Paul reminded the church at Corinth the kind of love Christ offers to us– Agape love that “bears all things, … More
Loving Like God Loves
Need more patience? Is generosity an elusive virtue? Having trouble putting up with ungrateful relatives or cranky neighbors? God puts up … More
The Lost Art of Listening
Incourage.Me by LISA-JO BAKER27 topics: FriendshipListening I was listening to a podcast recently by two of my favorite human beings — … More
You are loved!
Just wanted you to know on this day, and every day, You are loved. Not only by your creator, but … More
You’ve got to love yourself enough to not stay where you’re not loved. #RehabTime
If you were chasing God like you chase people and things, you’d know true love and real wealth. #RehabTime
The God Who Sees You
https://bookshout.com/ebooks/the-god-who-sees-you#_=_ I found this little ebook on Bookshout. I think it will minister to you as it did to me. … More
What if I fall?
“What if I fall?” “Oh but my darling, what if you fly?” – Erin Hanson
An encouraging video
Many parents aren’t proud of their family trees. The harvest was taken, but no seed was sown. Childhood memories bring … More
You’re not selfish . . .
You’re not selfish for deciding to cut someone off. There comes a point when you got to stop being unfair … More
(Photo of the Pacific Ocean along the Hwy 1 California Coast) ~ ~ ~ I’ve been having a … More
You’ll never be enough . . .
You’ll never be enough to somebody who can’t recognize your worth. You can’t make them see what they choose to … More
And so I choose . . .
It’s quiet. It’s early. For the next 12 hours I’ll be exposed to the day’s demands. It’s now that I … More
Sometimes it takes being perfectly lonely Just so God can show you what being PERFECTLY LOVED feels like. ~ Trent … More
I can’t control . . .
I can’t control what life does to me – – But I can control how I react to what life … More
Never lose yourself
Never lose yourself while trying to hold onto someone who doesn’t care about losing you. ~ Trent Shelton
Respect yourself enough to walk away from ANYTHING that keeps you from loving yourself. ~ Trent Shelton
Nobody deserves to be physically, emotionally, or verbally abused. Love isn’t abusive, so never let your heart believe it is. … More
The person . . . the pain
Overcoming discouragement brings great blessing
Are you a “big picture” person? (My Note: Considering the previous message on the site today, I think this one … More
God wants you to stop being “absorbed with the things right in front of you. Look up, and be alert … More
Six terrific truths about Time
Here are : First: Nobody can manage time. But you can manage those things that take up your time. Second: … More
Be what you are
You have a choice
Every day of your life, you have a choice: You can focus on the bigness of the giants that stand … More
Obeying God brings great joy
Have you experienced the joy of obedience? No good thing will the Lord withhold from those who do what it … More
Merry Christ mas to all of you!
More of Christ! In Bethlehem, the human being who best understood who God was and what he was doing, is … More
Be patient and tough
I will instruct you and teach you in the way you should go; I will counsel you with my eye … More
The Lord is close to the brokenhearted
I have always loved this passage in Psalm 34. Read the whole chapter (which I have copied from biblegateway.com and … More
LOVE YOUR ENEMIES
This message makes me stop and think. Do I really love my enemies?And better yet, who are my enemies? Do … More
Loving the you He sees
Why does God love you so much? For the same reason the artist loves his paintings. You are His idea! … More
First Thing Every Morning
If you had a bank that credited your account each morning with $86,400—with no balance carried from day to day—what … More
A Biblical View Of The End Times
by Alan Carr Sermon #1 1 Cor. 15:51-57 51 Listen, I tell you a mystery: We will not all sleep, but … More
What is real love?
This picture sends chills over me! What a day that will be!
John 16:33b (NLT) Here on earth you will have many trials and sorrows. But take heart, because I have overcome … More
Be alert, strong, brave and stand firm
1 Corinthians 16 (Good News Translation) 13 Be alert, stand firm in the faith, be brave, be strong.
This is the day that the Lord has made!
This is the day the Lord has made. We will rejoice and be glad in it. Psalm 118:24 NLT
The cross of your past
When others nail you to the cross of your past, Jesus opens the door to your future & treats your … More
Rejoice in the gift of Today!
This is the day the Lord has made. Don’t load it with yesterday’s regrets or tomorrow’s troubles. Rejoice in the … More
As a group of fishermen relaxed in an old Scottish seaside inn, one of the men gestured widely, depicting a … More
Gamla Mountain – Israel
From the Vulture Trail you will also get a sight of the spectacular Mount Gamla. You can cross to it … More
Gamla Waterfall – Israel
From the entrance of Gamla, a 90 minute trail (45 minutes each way) leads to the Gamla Waterfall, passing ancient … More
God’s timing is perfect
Watch the Lord rescue you. The Lord continued to strengthen Pharaoh’s resolve, and he chased after the people of Israel … More
Consume my life
Ed McCully, Peter Fleming, and Jim Elliot God’s Word is powerful He is no fool who gives what he cannot … More
Thou SHALT love . . .
. . . Thou shalt love the Lord thy God. . . . Thou shalt love thy neighbor . . … More
When we don’t understand where God is taking us . . .
Sanctification « Samuel at Gilgal
Sanctification « Samuel at Gilgal. Just had to share this with our readers.