Grace, God’s Power Freely Given

If you’ve been in the world very long, you’ve learned that there are very few days that go exactly the way we’d like them to go. Thankfully, God is never going to put us in a situation without giving us the ability to be in it with joy. I believe God gives us His special […]

Love in Action

As Christians, we are called to show others love. Jesus told His disciples, “By this shall all know that you are My disciples, if you love one another [if you keep on showing love among yourselves]” (John 13:35). So many people see love as ‘just a feeling,’ but it’s so much more than that. True […]

Oh Yes You Can! 

We all face temptation, it’s an unavoidable part of life. The question is not, “Will you be tempted?” The question is, “When you’re tempted, will you be ready?” I really want you to get this: You can beat temptation. Stop saying, ‘I just don’t think I can.’ Take ‘I can’t!’ out of your vocabulary. In […]

Jump-Start Your Dreams

What is the dream that God’s placed in your heart? I’m not asking if you have one, I already know it’s there because God gives all of us dreams. I’ve seen people do all kinds of things to their dreams. Some people bury them so deep in their hearts in order to protect them from […]

How to Experience His Presence in Your Everyday Life 

Life is busy and filled with distractions. It’s so easy to get caught up in our cares, errands and worries that we lose sight of what matters most. There’s an interesting little story at the end of Luke chapter two about when Mary and Joseph took Jesus to Jerusalem for Passover when He was twelve […]