Rejoice always; pray without ceasing; in everything give thanks; for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus (1Thessalonians 5:16-18,NASB).
A natural response to feeling the love of God is to want to do things for him. But we have to BECOME people of GOD before we can effectively do GOD’S WORK. The only way to become his people is to SPEND TIME IN HIS PRESENCE! 🙌 NOT EVEN JESUS ACTED WITHOUT FIRST PLAYING ATTENTIONContinue reading “Prepared to SERVE”
Is your happiness determined by your circumstances? Pray that you will discover true joy in OUR CREATOR. Ask him to give you a deep and abiding satisfaction in each day that goes beyond human understanding.
Are you building your spiritual house on a solid foundation? Listen for his words, and put them into practice in your daily living.
Pray for a spirit of Obedience so that GOD can increase his blessings in your life. Walk side by side with him today, seeking HIS WILL.
Are you a glass-half-full person, or do you live your life looking for the next tragedy to strike? It can be easy to dismiss the good we see in our lives because we’re too busy being on the lookout for the negative. God wants us to be obedient to him and sometimes his blessings areContinue reading “Seeing the GOOD”
Do you have a friend that blesses your life frequently? Are you that person for someone else? If you have a mutually beneficial friendship, hold onto it. If you don’t, start being the kind of friend you need, and see what happens.
“There’s no limit to how complicated things can get on account of one thing always heading to another.” – – E. B. White from Charlotte’s Web
We think we know what will make us happy. It is seldom that we know because we look for happiness out there and expect it to be”gift-wrapped”. We can find happiness in moments when we can get outside ourselves to be fully attentive to the people God puts in OUR LIVES. HAPPINESS FLOWS between usContinue reading “True Happiness”
The Lord has given them special skills as engravers, embroiderers in blue, purple, and scarlet thread on fine linen cloth, and weavers. They excel as craftsmen and as designers (Exodus 35:35).
“The battle to keep up appearances unnecessarily, the mask–whatever name you give creeping perfectionism–robs us of our energies.”–Robin Worthington
I long for contentment and serenity in my life and I deserve those times. I earned them, but without life’s pain I would fail to recognize its value. “We tend to think of the rational as a higher order, but it is the emotional that marks our lives. One often learns more from ten daysContinue reading “Pushed by OUR PAIN”
Success is taking positive action, nothing more. My attitude can help someone else succeed too.
“One must be leery of words because they turn into cages. – Viola Spolin