How do you do it?!

Keeping It Together In the Midst of Chaos How do you keep going during chaos? I struggled with finding the answer to this question for years. As I inquired of the Lord, He began to show me answers through the life of Jesus. As soon as Jesus heard the news, he left in a boat…

Enough with all the lies

Romans 10:9 (NLT)  If you openly declare that Jesus is Lord and believe in your heart that God raised him from the dead, you will be saved. Whose report will you believe today? Will you continue believing what your current circumstances are speaking about you? Will you continue listening to the lies of the enemy? The…

Fight Back

Praise the LORD, who is my rock. He trains my hands for war and gives my fingers skill for battle. Psalm 144:1 NLT Every day you will face challenges that try to move you away from God’s plan and purpose for your lives. You will be tempted to act out of character. You will be…

Will You Choose To Be Humble?

It takes so much out of us at times to really allow God to have His way in our lives. I have found that the hardest lessons of discipline is to submit my will to His. Can you identify?  It is not that easy submitting every plan, every desire, every need to Him when you…

Be A Gardner

Here is another story Jesus told: “The Kingdom of Heaven is like a farmer who planted good seed in his field. 25 But that night as the workers slept, his enemy came and planted weeds among the wheat, then slipped away. 26 When the crop began to grow and produce grain, the weeds also grew. 27 “The farmer’s…

Thank you..

Today, we give honor to a great Man of God, a powerful advocate for civil rights, and an inspiration to us all, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Dr. King’s life has taught many great lessons to those of us who will pay attention. Even in the midst of adversity he held his head high and…

Stop For A Moment

This last week was a week of refreshing and renewal for me. Normally, going into downtime, I go in with an agenda. The last couple of years, that agenda was to meet my deadline to complete my second devotional.  So, needless to say, all of my time went into finishing and not really enjoying the…

Remind Me

Remind me who you are to me Lord… You are my Rear Guard ….for the LORD will go before you, the God of Israel will be your rear guard Isaiah 52:12 You are my STRONG TOWER …For you have been my refuge, a strong tower against the foe. Psalm 61:3 You are my Shelter …For…

God Can And He Will..

“That is why I tell you not to worry about everyday life—whether you have enough food and drink, or enough clothes to wear. Isn’t life more than food, and your body more than clothing? 26 Look at the birds. They don’t plant or harvest or store food in barns, for your heavenly Father feeds them. And…

Somebody is waiting on you…

“ The Almighty Lord will teach me what to say, so I will know how to encourage weary people. Morning after morning he will wake me   to listen like a student.” Isaiah 50:4 “(GW)  Too many people are walking around not knowing what to do or where to turn and we hold the answers within…