Relying on God

I believe every time we feel frustration, it means we’ve really stopped relying on God. That might sound like a bold statement to you, but think about it: God’s given you and me His Holy Spirit and His grace to help us walk through anything that comes our way. Frustration hits when we stop depending […]

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 […]