Ever often I hear the scripture, “Delight yourself also in the LORD, And He shall give you the desires of your heart”. While soaking it in, i had one question, “Lord how can I delight in you”?
Oftentimes we get to know our family members or we are all in the same place and country when someone dies. Death has a way of bringing us close, even closer than a wedding. For the past week I have witnessed my family come together as never before. We have made time for play, for the occasional conversation wars, where we freely express our business plans, opinions about politics, discuss biblical principles and can’t forget the food! Continue reading Death draws us close
At times when I am down and beating up on myself for all that I have not yet accomplished and whether or not I would. I am reminded that my feelings don’t know my future. Continue reading Your feelings don’t know your future
We really do love, give, lend, help, forgive with conditions.
I have taken up our church bible study challenge to read the word of God by looking for the principles of God to live by. When I’m in the word and rhema (the place where the Holy Spirit brings the word to our attention and applies it to our situation) begins to come forth, I must be open to true repentance. Continue reading With condition…
We have all heard and know that God is love, but really what does that mean to us? Let’s take a moment to think about this…
God is love, but what does love require of me? God (love) requires relationship and intimate fellowship with each of us. Love want to be close! If you love someone wouldn’t you want to be close to them, in communion and covenant with them or constantly in communication with that loved one? Answer: Yes! Continue reading Love wants to be near
It’s so easy for me to talk to God than be vulnerable with the people in my life. My rational is “well God won’t judge me and he won’t mislead me”. Given my past experiences, I am careful to not make a bad choice that I try not to act without the prompting of the spirit. I have learnt that operating out of my emotions can be misleading and not the best for me or the situation. When I do, I feel real bad and immediately I ask for forgiveness. Then I ask God to show me where the triggers are and what responses I still need to work on. Continue reading Influential Counsel
The thief comes but only to steel to kill and to destroy. Our adversary does not want to see us living an overcomers life so he will try to invade our lives and our minds with old issues. Don’t be slighted when you have to face the same trial again. Continue reading Distracted? Draw near to God