Are you lonely?
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
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.…
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
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
NOTHING can separate us from the love of God
New International Version Romans 8:38-39 For I am convinced that neither death nor life, neither angels nor demons, neither the … More
The perils of disapproving God
NOVEMBER 8, 1998 The Perils of Disapproving God Resource by John Piper Scripture: Romans 1:28–32 Topic: The Power & Effects of Sin Paul’s … More
A Call to Love
If there was ever a time when we are called to show an extraordinary display of love for God and … More
To thine own self be true
Old life is ended
I give life
Acts 17:24-25 KJV 24 God that made the world and all things therein, seeing that he is Lord of heaven … More
God is with us
We will always be battered in this life. Physical limitations. Cruel people. Spiritual battles. But God is with us. He … 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
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
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
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
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
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
The Power of Discipline
“Self-discipline and self-motivation are joined at the hip. Why is that? When you practice self-discipline you feel like you are … More
Happy Father’s Day
Happy Father’s Day to all Dads out there. Never underestimate the power of a Father’s love and guidance in a … More
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
Judging is the easiest path of resistance. We all do it. Even if we don’t realize that we do. … More
Be what you are
Have a blessed New Year!
Just wanted to wish you all a blessed New Year…full of happiness, love, warmth, encouragement, healing, discernment, wisdom, praise to … More
Today is your best day
In God we boast all day long, And praise Your name forever. Psalm 44:8 (NKJV) Here are four reasons why … 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
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.
10 Things God Wants You to Remember
Happy Mother’s Day
Loaded with Fears
I don’t care how tough you are. You may be a Navy SEAL. Doesn’t matter. Every parent melts the moment … More
We can’t always choose . . .
Don’t take anyone else’s word . . .
“Don’t take anyone else’s word for God. Find Him for yourself, and then you too will know by the wonderful, … More
A different side of Max Lucado
http://vimeo.com/40881634 I’ve been a great admirer of Max Lucado for years. To me he’s one of the most gifted writers … More
Faith, Courage, Strength
We are called to obey “The Great Commission”
Matthew 28:19-20 New International Version (NIV) 19 Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name … More
Remembering the Holocaust: Never Again!
By Joel C. Rosenberg Today in Israel, and around the world, we stop to remember the evil that was perpetrated … More
~ by Max Lucado When Pilate learned that Jesus was dead, he asked the soldiers if they were certain. They … More
God’s Daily Promise – #7
John 3:16 For God so loved the world, that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in … More
Excerpt from Great Quotes from Great Leaders
1. “The best thing about the future is that it comes only one day at a time.” Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865) … More
God’s Daily Promise #5
Ephesians 1:4-5 4 even as he chose us in him before the foundation of the world, that we would be … More
Thoughts on Today’s Verse… As a child, I loved to receive gifts. In such a simple time of life, a … More
I see Golgatha
Do you feel like you’re drowning?
Israel Fact of the Day – 2/6/12
Did you know that an Israeli system to help dyslexic readers is being used throughout the US and Europe? Another … More
7 lovely logics
You are in Christ Jesus
. . . you are in Christ Jesus, who has become for us wisdom from God — that is, our … More
Become a Worry-Slapper!
Seek first the kingdom of God and His righteousness, and all these things shall be added to you. Therefore, do … More
You have nothing to prove . . .
This is what you always need to know: You have nothing to prove to anyone – if you’re in Him, … More
The Grace of the Lord
Worrying is like a rocking chair . . .
Worrying . . . it just wears us out, doesn’t it? Not what God wants us to do, … More
Is Netanyahu’s Patience with Iran Running Out?
IS NETANYAHU’S PATIENCE WITH IRAN RUNNING OUT? New speech worth noting as tensions in Mideast rise. Posted: January 24, 2012 in … More
Verse of the Day – January 24, 2012
To him who is able to keep you from falling and to present you before his glorious presence without fault … More
israel today | Israelis find Jesus on Facebook – israel today
israel today | Israelis find Jesus on Facebook – israel today. Very interesting approach.
The Best Medicine « Story of the Day–climbinghigher
The Best Medicine « Story of the Day–climbinghigher. Great message!
God has not given us a spirit of Fear
For God has not given us a spirit of fear, but of power and of love and of a sound … More
Grace: unencumbered by guilt, shame, fear
By Jon Walker Jesus answered, “If you knew the generosity of God and who I am, you would be asking … More
You Need a Savior
“What is impossible with men is possible with God.” Luke 18:27 NIV The rich young ruler thought heaven was just … More
Tebow, John 3:16 Drive Internet Evangelism
Billy Graham Evangelistic Association Features Tebow, John 3:16 Drive Internet Evangelism January 12, 2012 – When Tim Tebow threw for … More