OBEDIENCE – God doesn’t force us to obey him
Genesis 2:16 But the Lord God warned him, “You may freely eat the fruit of every tree in the garden— … More
OBEDIENCE – The way to true freedom
Genesis 3: 5 God knows that your eyes will be opened as soon as you eat it, and you will … More
What can be said about a person who sows discord (Proverbs 6:14)?
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
As Prayer Warriors
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
Love is patient
Love is free
Don’t Find Fault
by Bryan Lowe “You may think you can condemn such people, but you are just as bad, and you have … More
He is ours!
What a joy to know our Lord personally!
So much going on right now all over the world. It would be easy to be tempted to lose our … More
Can you love a thorn?
Love and Light
Choose your attitudes
A Sheltered Spot for You
Posted on April 6, 2017 by Pastor Bryan Lowe “Thou wilt keep him in perfect peace whose mind is stayed … More
Come visit all our sites
Living on the Borderline in Bipolarville This site deals with sharing our unique paths through mental illness. I just started … More
Sitting in Heavenly Places
Pondering, letting my thoughts go upward and all around me up to HIM, I constantly Sit in Heavenly Places. It’s … More
To one Jewish professor, Martin Luther King Jr. was a mensch
Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel marches with other civil rights leaders — from left, John Lewis, an unidentified nun, Ralph Abernathy, … More
Six reasons why we shouldn’t worry
1. It’s fruitless. 2. It’s disobedience. 3. It’s taking what is not yet given. 4. It’s refusing the given. 5. … More
DON’T STROLL THROUGH THE SWAMP
“You’re gonna regret it!” I waved away the warning without turning around. What was to regret? I took the shortcut. I … More
Grace and Power
No part of our lives is hidden from God’s grace and power. ~ Our Daily Bread
ABC’s of Salvation
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
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
Make me a gift and a blessing
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
On this first night of Hanukkah, I’d like to wish all who celebrate a joyous holiday. Source: Happy Hanukkah
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
Our Daily Bread Be kind and compassionate to one another. Ephesians 4:32
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
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
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
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
It seems today is the day to emphasize “Forgiveness”
Everywhere I turned today, I ran into new tidbits about “Forgiveness”. I don’t believe in coincidence, because I believe in … More
Forgiveness vs Unforgiveness
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
Deliverance from Fear
“I sought the Lord, and he answered me; he delivered me from all my fears.” Psalm 34:4 Prayer positions us … More
Are you filled with Joy?
Are you filled with joy? I have told you this so that you will be filled with my joy. Yes, … More
Christ in You!
When grace happens, Christ enters. Christ in you, the hope of glory! For many years, I missed this truth. I … More
Are you wearing the “belt of truth”?
The belt of truth Stand your ground, putting on the sturdy belt of truth. Ephesians 6:14 NLT “You will know … More
God Answers the Mess of Life
by Max Lucado You stare into the darkness. The ceiling fan whirls above you. Your husband slumbers next to you. … 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
10 Things You’ve Got to Know About Fear
I mean, that’s what they say. That people’s “number one fear is public speaking. And number two is death.” So … More
You need to persevere so that when you have done the will of God, you will receive what he has … More
How to Really Live » A Holy Experience
How to Really Live » A Holy Experience. Amazing read!
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
Note: This is a beautiful story. I hope you will be blessed by it as I have been. Makes you … More
Every day, we are closer to Home!
By Max Lucado Too seldom do I hear thunder and think “Is that God?” I’ve been known to let a … More
What appears bad may be God’s plan for good
God has wonderful plans for your life “I am Joseph!” he said to his brothers. “Is my father still … More
A Huge Asset
As followers of God, you and I have a huge asset. We know everything is going to turn out all … More
Those who trust in God are no longer guilty
The worst sin What is the worst sin we can commit? And when he comes, he will convince the world … 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
SPIRIT OF FORGIVENESS
… “For if you forgive men when they sin against you, your heavenly Father will also forgive you. But if … 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
Dark Aurora. This message is so well written, and expresses my feelings completely.
Take out the Trash
Who wants to live with yesterday’s rubble? Who wants to hoard the trash of the past? You don’t, do you? … More
What leaders and Bible writers say about the Bible
“Within the covers of the Bible are all the answers for all the problems men face. The Bible can … More
What is real love?
This picture sends chills over me! What a day that will be!
You will have abundant joy!
Ask, using my name, and you will receive, and you will have abundant joy. John 16:24b
Let God steer your life
Your spiritual DNA
Want to blow the cloud cover off a gray day? Accept God’s direction! It’s exactly what John Bentley did. He … More
Grace in vain
“As God’s co-workers we urge you not to receive God’s grace in vain.” 2 Corinthians 6:1 There is a vanity … More
The Garden of Obedience
This message is essential for us to understand and apply to our lives so that we have true joy in … More
If you look long & hard enough, you’ll find something to gripe about. So quit looking! “give thanks whatever happens.” … More
Limiting God « lilies, sparrows and grass
Limiting God « lilies, sparrows and grass. This message was just what I needed to hear today! As you read … More
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
Hydrate your soul
Don’t deny your anger. Don’t dismiss your loneliness. Your restless spirit. Your sense of dread. Don’t let your heart shrink … More